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Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Senator Robert F. Kennedy, American, 1925 - 1968  Search this
Allied Printing Trades Council, founded 1911  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic laminate
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 5/16 × 2 3/16 × 3/8 in. (5.9 × 5.6 × 0.9 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1968
Description:
A 1968 presidential primary campaign pinback button for Senator Robert F. Kennedy. The button is white with a blue, graphic outline of the United States. Red and blue text printed within the graphic reads, [KENNEDY / the spirit of ‘68]. There is a union mark printed along the rounded edges of this button. The back of the button is silver toned with a brass pin.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Politics  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gifted by Dorothy and Eugene Bryant
Object number:
2017.88.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5380ec6c1-3fee-4f13-aeb2-83c951a89c17
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.88.1