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Title Truman & Barkley photo pin
Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1983.43.714
Lexicon Category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon Sub-category Personal Symbol
Description Harry S. Truman & Alben Barkley political button. The lithographed design includes sepia toned photos of both men with an American flag to the left of Truman and above Barkley; blue stars form a border around the outside of the design. Pinback in style.
Collection Rather-Westerman Political Collection
Collector Rather, Julius
Used United States
Material Metal
Search Terms Democratic Party (U.S.)
Elections
Political Campaigns
Political memorabilia
Subjects Campaign paraphernalia
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Elections--United States
Political campaigns
Political elections
Political paraphernalia
Presidential elections
People Barkley, Alben William, 1877-1956
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
Date 1948
Caption Truman and Barkley political button
Number of Images 1
Dimensions Dia-1.25 inches
Dimension type 1
Diameter (in) 1.25
Diameter (ft) 0.104