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Button

Object Number: 
1941.512
Date: 
1897
Medium: 
Metal, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 in. ( 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Pin-back button; obverse with image of U.S. Grant inscribed with "LET US HAVE PEACE" and signed U.S. Grant and an image of Grant's Tomb; printed around border is "The GRANT MONUMENT INAUGURAL, APRIL 27, 1897"; reverse with printed paper insert: "COMPLIMENTS OF H. O'NEILL & CO., 6TH AVENUE, 2OTH TO 21ST., NEW YORK CITY"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Eva L. Guernsey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group