Button, Donald Trump, 2016

Button, Donald Trump, 2016

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Description
The slogan on this button from Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign is a reference to his first book, Trump: The Art of the Deal, a business memoir published in 1987. After a business career that included real estate development, sports management, and television production, Trump entered politics. In 2000, he ran a brief campaign for the Reform Party’s nomination for president. He won the office as a Republican in 2016 defeating Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton.
Object Name
button
button, campaign
date made
2016
Associated Date
2016
depicted (sitter)
Trump, Donald J.
Associated Place
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
Physical Description
circular (overall shape)
metal (overall material)
red (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 2 3/4 in; 6.985 cm
ID Number
2017.0136.02
accession number
2017.0136
catalog number
2017.0136.02
subject
Political Campaigns
Political Conventions
Republican Party
Elections
Buttons, Badges, Ribbons
Presidential Campaign of 2016
Republican National Convention of 2016
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Government, Politics, and Reform
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Exhibition
American Democracy
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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