Button w/ribbon

Object Number: 
1940.381
Date: 
1936
Medium: 
Metal, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 7 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal pin-back campaign button w/ribbons; black and white image of Alf. M. Landon surrounded by a sunflower petals; yellow and white; attached to the pin is a red, white and blue striped ribbon.
Gallery Label: 
In 1936 Governor Alfred M. Landon accepted the Republican nomination for President, he was defeated in the election by Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Morris Curtis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group