Button

Object Number: 
INV.7079
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.
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