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Object Name: Pin-back campaign button
Date: 1900
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Medium: Metal
Dimensions: Overall: 2 1/8 in. ( 5.4 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, New York
Description: Metal pin-back campaign button; depicts image of William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt with a red, white and blue ribbon at center; reverse printed on paper "THE/POLITICAL EQUIPMENT/& MFG. CO./ BADGES, LAPEL BUTTONS/BANNERS, & C./10 & 12 EAST 23RD STREET,/NEW YORK/THE WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO./ NEWARK, N.J., U.S.A./APRIL 14, 1896"
Credit Line: Gift of Robert Markham
Object Number: Z.2073
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Marks: On slip of paper: Gift of Robert Markham June 12, 1956

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William McKinley and Theordore Roosevelt ran in the presidential election of 1900.