Button

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Title:
Button
Date: 
1968
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 in. ( 8.9 cm )
Date End: 
1 968
Description: 
White pin-backed campaign button with Humphrey's face, and "Heart Humanity Hope" in white lettering against red background and "for PRESIDENT in '68" in white lettering against blue background
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frederick Michel
Object Number: 
2003.47.1
Gallery Label: 
Vice-President Hubert H. Humphrey was one of the Democratic nominees in 1968 after President Lyndon B. Johnson turned down the nomination for re-election. Humphrey lost the general election to Richard M. Nixon.
Date Begin: 
1968
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Creative: Tronvig Group