Button

Button
Title
Button
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
Credit Line 
Gift of Frederick Michel
Object Number 
2003.47.9
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group