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Political campaign buttons [graphic].
BANC PIC 2007.074--OBJ; BANC PIC 2007.074
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Title:

Political campaign buttons

Abstract:

Buttons printed with names and slogans of various politicians and political campaigns. Among the subjects are Calvin Coolidge, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Richard M. Nixon, John F. Kennedy, Wendell L. Willkie, Lyndon B. Johnson, Hubert H. Humphrey, Ronald Reagan, William Warren Scranton, Edmund G. ("Pat") Brown and Dwight D. Eisenhower. Also includes buttons promoting California state and municipal campaigns and U.C. Berkeley ("Cal") school spirit.

Date:

1899-ca. 1990 (issued)

Subject:

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Coolidge, Calvin -- 1872-1933
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano) -- 1882-1945
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) -- 1913-1994
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) -- 1917-1963
Willkie, Wendell L. (Wendell Lewis) -- 1892-1944
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) -- 1908-1973
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) -- 1911-1978
Reagan, Ronald
Scranton, William Warren -- 1917-2013
Brown, Edmund G. (Edmund Gerald) -- 1905-1996
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) -- 1890-1969
University of California, Berkeley.
Political campaigns -- United States
Political campaigns -- California

Note:

Collected by Jeremy and Geraldine Cole.
Also includes a campaign card and a reunion ribbon.
Title and date supplied by cataloger.
Forms part of the Historical Objects Miscellany of The Bancroft Library.
UN-PROCESSED COLLECTION : Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.
RESTRICTED: Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator.

Type:

realia
Buttons (Information artifacts)

Physical Description:

graphic
photomechanical print
1 box (ca. 105 items (buttons): color and b&w ; various sizes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/unprocessed-collections-form
BANC PIC 2007.074--OBJ
BANC PIC 2007.074

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

UN-PROCESSED COLLECTION : Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.
RESTRICTED: Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator.

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