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Pinback button

Pinback button
Title
Pinback button
Date 
1940
Medium 
Celluloid, metal, paper
Dimensions 
1/4 x 3 1/2 in. diameter
Description 
A large white pinback campaign button with a central photolithograph of Wendell Willkie flanked by eagles encircled by the words in black "Our Next President/ Wendell Lewis Willkie". Wendell Lewis Willkie (1892-1944) was a Republican candidate for president of the United States, 1940, in an unsuccessful run against FDR.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3777
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group