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Button

Object Number: 
Z.2642
Date: 
1928
Medium: 
Metal, paper, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 in. ( 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: "FOR PRESIDENT/AL/SMITH/BILL/COMSTOCK/FOR GOVERNOR"
Description: 
Circular pin-back button inscribed in white on red and blue divided ground: "FOR PRESIDENT/AL/SMITH/BILL/COMSTOCK/FOR GOVERNOR"
Gallery Label: 
Democrat William Comstock served as governor of Michigan from 1933 to 1935.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group