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Title William S. Taylor political button
Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1983.43.732
Lexicon Category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon Sub-category Personal Symbol
Description Political button from the 1899 campaign of Republican nominee William S. Taylor for governor versus Democrat William Goebel. A photo of the candidate is on the front of the button.
Collection Rather-Westerman Political Collection
Collector Rather, Julius
Event Election
Used Kentucky
Material Celluloid/Metal
Search Terms Elections
Political memorabilia
Subjects Political campaigns
Political elections
Political paraphernalia
Elections--Kentucky
People Taylor, William Sylvester, 1853-1928
Goebel, William Justus, 1856-1900
Date 1899
Caption William S. Taylor political button
Number of Images 1
Dimensions Dia-1.5 inches
Dimension type 1
Diameter (in) 1.5
Diameter (ft) 0.125