Benjamin Harrison Campaign Pin

Description (Brief)
This presidential campaign pin was made by the Scovill Manufacturing Company of Waterbury, Connecticut around 1888. The Scovill Company was established in 1802 as a button manufacturer that is still in business today. Scovill was an early industrial American innovator, adapting armory manufacturing processes to mass-produce a variety of consumer goods including buttons, daguerreotype mats, and campaign medals. The pin is in the shape of a clover.
Obverse: Bust of Benjamin Harrison facing left. The legend reads: HE’S ALL RIGHT. HARRISON.
Currently not on view
Harrison, William Henry
Scovill Manufacturing Company
overall: 3.2 cm x 2.6 cm; 1 1/4 in x 1 in
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National Museum of American History