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Object Name Button, Political
Title Button, Kennedy
Catalog Number 1987.27.274
Date 1960
Material(s) Tinplate
Dimensions H-1.2 W-1.2 inches
Description This is a circular lithographed button with a straight pin enclosure. The button has a white background with a blue arc at the bottom. The text on the button is in red and white and is in Spanish. There is a blue and white image of John F. Kennedy in the center of the button. Above this is red text that reads "TRIUMFA CON" and below the image in white text is "KENNEDY".
Notes John Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson defeated Vive President Richard Nixon and Henry Cabot Lodge in the 1960 presidential election.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
Event 1960 United States Presidential Election
People Kennedy, John F.
Subjects Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Presidential candidates
Presidential elections
Search Terms Button, Political
Political button
political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Presidential campaigns
Presidential candidates
Presidential election
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS