Library Catalog - Kentucky Historical Society

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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1987.30.188
Date 1971
Material(s) Paper/Plastic/Tinplate
Dimensions H-1.5 W-1.5 inches
Description This is a circular celluloid-type pinback button with a white background and green text that reads: "BEACH/LT./GOVERNOR". This campaign button has a safety pin-style enclosure and a maker's mark along the back edge.
Notes Henry Beach was a member of the Kentucky State Senate from the 37th District from 1968 to 1971. Sen. Beach finished third in the 1971 Democratic primary for Lieutenant Governor.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Beach, Henry
Subjects Political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Buttons (Information artifacts)
Politics & government
Search Terms Political button
political campaigns
Political candidates
Political elections
Politics & government
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS