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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1988.14.17
Maker Bold Concepts Unlimited, Inc.
Date 1988
Material(s) Ink/Paper/Plastic/Tinplate
Dimensions H-1.75 W-1.75 Dia-1.75 inches
Description This is a circular, celluloid process metal political button for the presidential campaign of Bruce Babbitt in 1988. The button has a white background with a black and white photo of Babbitt in the center with two red lines around each side of the photo. There is red lettering above and below the photo that reads "BABBITT/ of ARIZONA" and "for PRESIDENT in '88". There is red lettering on the curled under edge that reads "BOLD CONCEPTS UNLIMITED, INC. 212-764-6330" followed by an unreadable union printers label in red. There is a stick pin attached to the back of the button.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
Event 1988 United States Presidential Election
People Babbitt, Bruce
Subjects Button badges
Campaigns, Political
Candidates, Presidential
Electioneering
Elections
People associated with politics & government
Political activity
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Political pageantry
Politicians
Politics & government
Presidential candidates
Presidential elections
Presidential primaries
Search Terms Arizona
Button, Political
Campaigns, Political
Democratic candidates
Democratic Party
Democrats
Electioneering
Elections
Political button
political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Political pageantry
Political parties
political souvenirs
Politicians
Politics
Politics & government
Presidential campaigns
Presidential candidates
Presidential elections
Presidential primaries
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS