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Kennedy for President campaign pin

Object Number: 2004.054.0019
Category: Artifacts
Manufacturer: N. G. Slater Corp.
Type of Object: Pin
Date: 1960
Dimensions: Diameter: 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Medium: Metal
Description
A round metal pin-back campaign pin with the slogan "Kennedy for President." There is a black and white image of Senator John F. Kennedy at the center of the pin. The bottom portion of the pin was once blue but has faded.

The manufacturer's information is printed along the bottom edge of the pin in white: "N. G. Slater Corp, N. Y. C." There is an AFL-CIO union logo on the right edge, near the center of the pin.

The back of the pin is a shiny gold color. There is a pin with a closure at the top of the button.
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