Bank, Lyndon B. Johnson, 1964

Bank, Lyndon B. Johnson, 1964

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This plastic bank is just one of the many 1964 presidential campaign novelties that were produced in pairs, one for Barry Goldwater, the Republican nominee, and one for President Lyndon B. Johnson, the Democratic candidate. Johnson, who ascended to the presidency after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963, easily defeated Goldwater, a senator from Arizona.
Object Name
date made
associated person
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
white, blue, red (overall color)
overall: 1 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in; 3.81 cm x 8.255 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
W-R-S Corporation of America
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
American Democracy
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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