Badge, Al Smith, 1928

Badge, Al Smith, 1928

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Governor Al Smith of New York was the 1928 Democratic presidential nominee. The first Roman Catholic to run for president, Smith lost in a landslide to Republican Herbert Hoover, former Secretary of Commerce.
Object Name
Badge
associated person
Smith, Al
associated institution
Democratic National Party
Physical Description
green (ribbon color)
textile (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 26.67 cm x 8.89 cm
ID Number
PL.227739.1928.J08
catalog number
227739.1928.J08
accession number
227739
subject
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
Exhibition
American Democracy
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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