|Object Name||Button, Political|
|Maker||Fargo Rubber Stamp Works|
|Dimensions||H-1.75 W-1.75 D-0.75 Dia-1.75 inches|
|Description||This is a political campaign button, made by celluloid-type process for John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson's presidential and vice presidential campaign. It has a white background with a donkey and the slogan, "LEADERSHIP / IN THE / '60S", in red print. The names of the two candidates appear at the top and bottom of the button, "KENNEDY / JOHNSON", in blue print. There is a manufacturing label on the side that reads, "Fargo Rubber Stamp, Fargo N.D.", in blue print. It has a stickpin with a latch on the back.|
|Notes||John Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson defeated Vice President Richard Nixon and Henry Cabot Lodge in the 1960 presidential election.|
|Collection||Drexell R. Davis Collection|
|Event||1960 United States Presidential Election|
Fargo Rubber Stamp Works
Johnson, Lyndon B.
Kennedy, John F.
Politics & government
|Physical Holder||Kentucky Historical Society - KHS|