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Button, Ross Perot, 1992

Button, Ross Perot, 1992

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Texas entrepreneur Ross Perot ran as an independent in the 1992 presidential election. Although he finished third behind Democrat Bill Clinton, governor of Arkansas, and Republican President George H.W. Bush, Perot received almost 19% of the popular vote making him the most successful non-major party candidate since Theodore Roosevelt in 1912.
Object Name
Button
Date made
1992
referenced
Perot, H. Ross
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
white; red; blue (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/4 in; x 5.715 cm
ID Number
2005.0110.07
accession number
2005.0110
catalog number
2005.0110.07
subject
Political Campaigns
Presidential Campaign of 1992
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
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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