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"Forward with Kennedy" campaign button for 1960 election

Object Number: 1998.045.0001
Category: Artifacts
Type of Object: Pin
Date: 1960
Dimensions: Diameter: 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Medium: Metal
Description
One metal campaign pin for John F. Kennedy from his 1960 presidential campaign.

Two slogans appear on the red, white and blue pin along with a black and white photograph of Kennedy: "Progress for all" and "Forward with Kennedy".

There are no markings on the back or sides. The reverse side is metal and has lost its pin.
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