Button

Object Number: 
2001.230
Date: 
1988
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 in. ( 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Cicular metal pin-back campaign button inscribed "Dukakis/ Bentsen" in blue; American flag background.
Gallery Label: 
Michael Stanley Dukakis (b.1933) was the Democratic candidate in the Presidential campaign of 1988, with Senator Lloyd Bentsen as running mate. He was soundly defeated by Republican George Bush.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Paul Ginns
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group