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Catalog Number 1983.43.40
Title Alben Barkley political button
Object Name Button, Political
Lexicon Category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon Sub-category Personal Symbol
Description "RE-ELECT BARKLEY SENATOR" political button promoting Alben Barkley's 1932 re-election bid for the United States Senate
Collection Rather-Westerman Political Collection
Collector Rather, Julius
Event Election
Made Universal Badge Company
Place of Origin Boston, MA
Used Kentucky
Material Metal
Search Terms Democratic Party (KY)
Elections
Political Campaigns
Political memorabilia
Senators
Subjects Campaign paraphernalia
Elections
Elections--Kentucky
Political campaigns
Political elections
Political paraphernalia
People Barkley, Alben William, 1877-1956
Date 1932
Caption Alben W. Barkley political button
Number of Images 1
Dimensions Dia-0.875 inches
Dimension type 1
Diameter (in) 0.875
Diameter (ft) 0.073