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Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
1972
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/2 in. ( 3.8 cm )
Description 
Circular metal pin-back campaign button "McGOVERN/SHRIVER"; white and red; smiley face.
Object Number 
INV.7079
Gallery Label 
In 1972, U.S. Senator George McGovern was the Democratic nominee for President of the United States, with running mate Sargent Shriver. They lost to Republican candidate Richard M. Nixon.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group