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Collection National Woman's Party Button Collection
Catalog Number 1999.001.002
Object Name Button, Political
Title Jeannette Rankin for Congress political button, 1940
Date 1940
Description The white round button card features black lettering of "JEANNEATTE/RANKIN/FOR/ CONGRESS." On the reverse is a pin bar and a paper label with black lettering reading "St. LOUIS BUTTON CO./MFRS." above the union label for Amalgamated Lithographers of America, Local No. 5, St. Louis and ST. LOUIS, MO below.
Dimensions Dia-0.875 inches
Material Metal
People Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973
Subjects Political candidates
Buttons
Political campaigns
Politicians
Search Terms Politicians
Montana
Congress
Provenance The donation was received in 1999 when Marty Langlan was president of the National Woman's Party.