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Button, Hillary Clinton, 2016

Button, Hillary Clinton, 2016

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Hillary Clinton, the 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, was the first woman to be nominated for president by one of the two major political parties. Clinton won the popular vote but lost the Electoral College vote and the election to her Republican opponent Donald Trump, the fifth time this happened in US history.
Object Name
button
button, campaign
date made
2016
Associated Date
2016
referenced
Clinton, Hillary Rodham
Associated Place
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
blue (overall color)
ID Number
2017.0135.03
accession number
2017.0135
catalog number
2017.0135.03
subject
Elections
Political Conventions
Women's History
Democratic Party
Buttons, Badges, Ribbons
Political Campaigns
Presidential Campaign of 2016
Democratic National Convention of 2016
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
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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