Campaign ribbon

Object Number: 
2026
Date: 
1900
Medium: 
Silk, metal, paper, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 2 3/8 in. ( 15.6 x 6 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse of button, paper label imprinted in black: "Buttons made by/The Whitehead & Hoag Co./Newark, N.J., U.S.A./Pat. April 14, 1896,/July 27, 1896.'
Description: 
Red, white, and blue striped ribbon printed in gold "McKINLEY/AND/ROOSEVELT/INSURANCE/CLUB/OF/NEW YORK"; circular pin-back button with joint photograph portrait of McKinley and T. Roosevelt.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group