Button

Object Number: 
2003.47.16
Date: 
1968
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 in. ( 2.9 cm )
Description: 
Red, white and blue pin-backed campaign button with picture of Humphrey and words "HUMPHREY/our next President" in white letters on red and blue backgrounds
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frederick Michel
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group