Pinback button for Robert F. Kennedy’s 1968 presidential primary campaign
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- Manufactured by
- Subject of
- Senator Robert F. Kennedy, American, 1925 - 1968
- Allied Printing Trades Council, founded 1911
- 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.
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- Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gifted by Dorothy and Eugene Bryant
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- No Known Copyright Restrictions
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- buttons (information artifacts)
- ink on paper with metal and plastic laminate
- H x W x D: 2 5/16 × 2 3/16 × 3/8 in. (5.9 × 5.6 × 0.9 cm)
- Place made
- United States, North and Central America
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- National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
- Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
- National Museum of African American History and Culture
- African American
- Civil Rights
- U.S. History, 1961-1969
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