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Political button

Description

Small round black and white political button. Picture of male candidate with name underneath: "Pattangal" possibly ran for governor of Maine?

Details

Maker
The Whitehead & Hoag Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1920 ?
Inscriptions
Printed on back of button: ""THE WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO./BUTTONS/BADGES/NOVELTIES/AND SIGNS/NEWARK. N.J.""
Location of origin
Newark, NJ, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Personal Symbol
Places
New Jersey (United States)
Descriptive terms
BUTTON, POLITICAL
lapel pins
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
0.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1414
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
14160

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