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Object Name Pin, Political
Date 1972
Title '72 Yorty For President
Description Round pin button; red, white, and blue background with blue printed inscription: " '72 / YORTY / FOR PRESIDENT". Printed along the edge: "FISCAL AGENT ROBERT PHILDRICK". Reverse side has pin for attaching.
(Keywords: Politicians, Twentieth Century)
Ownership and History Samuel William Yorty ran unsuccessfully for the Democratic nomination for U.S. President in 1972.
Earliest Date 1972
Latest Date 1972
Subjects Presidential elections
Political campaigns
Lexicon Sub-category Personal Symbol
Catalog Number X97.0248
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