Button

Button
Title
Button
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Paul Ginns
Object Number 
2001.230
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group