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Pinback button from the 2008 Obama campaign

Catalog Data:
Created by:
Unidentified
Subject of:
President Barack Obama, American, born 1961
Attributed to:
Shepard Fairey, American, born 1970
Medium:
ink on paper, metal, and plastic
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Date:
2008
Description:
Political button with a red and white vertically striped background and graphics of blue stars at either side of Shepard Fairey's HOPE portrait of Barack Obama. [VICTORINO-8]
Topic:
African American
Politics (Practical)
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of M. Denise Dennis
Object number:
2012.91.41
Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Exhibition:
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 1, C1 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture