Button, Barack Obama, 2008

Button, Barack Obama, 2008

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Description
This logo was launched in 2007 for the first campaign of Democratic candidate Barack Obama. Designed by Sender LLC, the symbol combined a rising sun with the first letter of Obama’s name. The logo was also used for President Obama’s re-election campaign in 2012 and the Obama Foundation which organized in 2014.
Object Name
button
date made
2008
Associated Name
Obama, Barack H.
maker
Busy Beaver Button Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
blue (overall color)
red (overall color)
white (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 2.25 cm; x 7/8 in
ID Number
2008.0184.05
catalog number
2008.0184.05
accession number
2008.0184
Credit Line
Busy Beaver Button Commpany
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition
American Democracy
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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