Button

Object Number: 
INV.6846
Date: 
1952-1956
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Circular pin-back campaign button "PEACE-PROGRESS-PROSPERITY/I LIKE IKE"; black and white image of Dwight D. Eisenhower in center; white, red and blue.
Gallery Label: 
Dwight D. Eisenhower rose from obscurity in the United States Army to lead the Allied attack in Europe, ultimately defeating German forces. He was nominated for President in 1952 against Democrat George McGovern. Eisenhower became the 34th President and won a second term in 1956.
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Creative: Tronvig Group