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Pin-back campaign button

Object Number: 
654
Date: 
1900
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 in. ( 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Metal pin-back campaign button; depicts image of a lunch pail and cup on top with the photo William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt at center; inscribed "EMPLOYMENT/FOR/LABOR/A FULL DINNER BUCKET/PROSPERITY/SOUND MONEY-GOOD MARKETS"
Gallery Label: 
William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt ran in the presidential election of 1900.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group