|Object Name||Pin, Political|
|Title||Kennedy for President|
Large round pin button, red white and blue background with black and white photo portrait of John F. Kennedy in center. Printed inscription: "KENNEDY / F0R PRESIDENT." Pin with clasp on reverse. Very small inscription printed on the edge: "AFL-CIO / LOCAL 64 / UNION MADE".
(Keywords: United States, Politics, Twentieth Century)
|Ownership and History||Democratic nominee John F. Kennedy and his running mate Lyndon B. Johnson were successful in the 1960 presidential campaign, defeating Republicans Richard Nixon and Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.|
|Lexicon Sub-category||Personal Symbol|
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