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"John Kennedy" pin

Object Number: 2013.004.0002
Category: Artifacts
Type of Object: Pin
Date: 1960
Dimensions: Diameter: 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Medium: Metal
Description
One round metal pin featuring the name and picture of the 1960 Democratic candidate for president, "John Kennedy."

Black text along the bottom edge reads: "A. A. A. Novelty Co. Wash. D. C." The back is brass colored metal with a safety pin at the top center.
Curator's Notes

This item is included in the temporary exhibit titled A Time for Greatness: the 1960 Kennedy Campaign, showing on the Museum's seventh floor May 21 - November 13, 2016.  - Lindsey Richardson, Curator of Collections

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