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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1987.27.193
Maker Fargo Rubber Stamp Works
Date 1972
Material(s) Plastic/Paper/Tinplate
Dimensions H-1.75 W-1.75 D-1.75 inches
Description This is a memorial button issued at the death of former president Harry Truman. It was printed in black and white using the celluloid-type process and has a back pin with closure. It shows a picture of Truman on a white background with a black border bearing the inscription "HARRY S. TRUMAN / 1884-1972" in white letters. Along the back edge of the button is an inscription that reads, "FARGO RUBBER STAMP WORKS FARGO N. DKK."
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Truman, Harry S.
Subjects Presidents
Commemoration
Souvenirs
Politicians
Search Terms Democrats
Commemoration
Presidents
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS