Political button

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1880-1920 ?

GUSN

GUSN-14161

Description

Small round black and white political button. Picture of male candidate w/ name underneath: "McLEAN/FOR GOVERNOR" possibley ran for governor of Maine?

Details

Descriptive Terms

lapel pins
tin (metal)
Tin
BUTTON, POLITICAL

Inscription

Printed on back of button: ""THE WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO./BUTTONS/BADGES/NOVELTIES/AND SIGNS/NEWARK. N.J.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

The Whitehead & Hoag Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Newark, NJ, USA

Dimensions

0.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1415

Places

New Jersey (United States)