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Button

Object Number: 
2003.47.11
Date: 
1968
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 in. ( 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Red pin-back campaign button with blue "HHH" with white stars within letters and "Humphrey" in white lettering.
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