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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1988.8.74
Date 1980
Material(s) Tinplate/Plastic
Dimensions H-1.75 W-1.75 Dia-1.75 inches
Description This is a circular celluloid process political button for the presidential campaign of Howard Baker, Jr. in 1980. The button has a centered black and white photo of Howard Baker, Jr. with a white background encircled with white lettering on red orange background. The wording reads "HOWARD H. BAKER, JR." around the top and "FOR PRESIDENT, 1980" around the bottom. A stick pin is attached to the back.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
Event 1980 United States Presidential Election
People Baker, Howard H. Jr.
Subjects Button badges
Campaigns, Political
Candidates, Political
Candidates, Presidential
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Politics & government
Presidential candidates
Search Terms Button, Political
Campaign buttons
Campaigns, Political
Campaigns, Presidential
Political buttons
political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
political souvenirs
Politics & government
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS