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Object Name Pin, Political
Date 1972
Title McGovern
Description Round pin button; dark blue with white printed inscription: "McGovern". Reverse side has a pin for attaching.
(Keywords: Politicians, Twentieth Century)
Ownership and History George McGovern ran for U.S. President in 1972 but was defeated by Richard Nixon.
Earliest Date 1972
Latest Date 1972
Subjects Presidential elections
Political campaigns
Lexicon Sub-category Personal Symbol
Catalog Number X97.0240
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