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Campaign Button, McKinley, 1900

Campaign Button, McKinley, 1900

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Description
Campaign button for the 1900 William McKinley presidential campaign in which he ran for re-election on the slogan “A Full Dinner Pail”, meant to emphasize the prosperity of his first term.
Object Name
Button
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/4 in; 3.175 cm
ID Number
1986.1040.035
catalog number
1986.1040.035
accession number
1986.1040
Credit Line
Robert N. Ferrell
subject
Political Campaigns
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition
Exhibition
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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