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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 2015.14.4
Date 1968
Material(s) Plastic/Tinplate/Paper/Ink
Dimensions Dia-1.75 inches
Description This is button memorializing Martin Luther King, Jr. There is a black and white photograph of King in the center (with a white background). Around the outer edge of the button is a black band with the words "I HAVE A DREAM/LET FREEDOM RING/A GREAT AMERICAN/REV.MARTIN LUTHER KING." On the sides are his date "JAN. 15, 1929/APRIL 4, 1968
Collection Bennett Wall Collection
People King, Martin Luther Jr.
Subjects Memorials
Civil rights
Civil rights leaders
Civil rights workers
Political activists
Search Terms Political buttons
Political button
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS