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Novelty, George H.W. Bush, 1992

Novelty, George H.W. Bush, 1992

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President George H.W. Bush was nominated for re-election at the 1992 Republican National Convention. This “Clinton Swatter” was distributed at the convention as a humorous attack on Bill Clinton, governor of Arkansas, who had been nominated by the Democrats just a month before. Bush lost the election to Clinton.
Object Name
Flyswatter
date made
1992
associated dates
1992 08 16 / 1992 08 16, 1992 08 21 / 1992 08 21
referenced
Clinton, Bill
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
red (overall color)
Measurements
average spatial: 2 1/4 in x 9 1/4 in; x 5.715 cm x 23.495 cm
ID Number
1992.0396.005
catalog number
1992.0396.005
accession number
1992.0396
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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