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Button, Political


Campaign button for Alton B. Parker (1852-1926) featuring his bust-length portrait in black and white within a yellow wishbone. A blue banner with two stars appear to the left of the image, while red and white stripes appear on the right. Parker was a New York judge who ran for president as a Democrat in the 1904 election. He lost the election to President Theodore Roosevelt.


circa 1904


Metal, plastic


1.25 D inches

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