Button

Object Number: 
2003.47.9
Date: 
1960
Medium: 
metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 in. ( 2.5 cm )
Description: 
blue and white campaign button with "It's Humphrey in '60" in red and white lettering
Gallery Label: 
Hubert Humphrey made an unsuccessful bid for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1960, losing to Massachusettes Senator John F. Kennedy. Humphrey won the Democratic nomination in 1968, but lost in the general election to Richard Nixon.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frederick Michel
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group