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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1988.14.140
Maker Hewig & Marvic
Date 1976
Material(s) Tinplate/Ink/Paper
Dimensions H-2.25 W-2.25 inches
Description This is a circular lithographed metal political button for the Prohibition Party candidates, Ben Bubar and Earl Dodge, in 1976. The button has a white background with a cartoon figure of a standing blue dromedary camel with sunglasses and a saddle blanket that reads "VOTE DRY". Around the left side to the top reads "BEST PICKS FOR 1976" in red with a black star on each side. Around the right side to the bottom reads "BUBAR & DODGE" with blue stars on each side and "PROHIBITION PARTY" in blue. Around the curved under edge reads
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
Event 1976 United States Presidential Election
People Hewig & Marvic
Bubar, Ben
Dodge, Earl
Subjects Electioneering
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Political issues
Political parties
Political platforms
Politics & government
Politics & government
Campaigns, Political
Search Terms Political button
political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Political parties
political souvenirs
Politics & government
Presidential campaigns
Presidential candidates
Button, Political
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS