Twenty-three (23) political related ephemera items, including presidential campaign pinback buttons. 1st-16th items: Sixteen (16) political related buttons, dated 1897-2008, including one (1) Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr. and Robert Joseph Dole "America's Choice" presidential campaign button, 1976, five (5) Woodrow Wilson presidential campaign buttons, circa 1912 and 1916, and one (1) Ulysses S. Grant Monument Inaugural, April 27, 1897 button. Five (5) retain back papers. Ranging in size from 13/16" to 3 1/8" dia. 17th-19th items: Three (3) ribbon badges, including one (1) "50th Anniversary Lincoln-Douglas Debate, Alton, IL, October 15, 1908" veteran badge, one (1) Franklin D. Roosevelt "Souvenir of the Inauguration January 20th 1941" badge with a gold tone metal Brodie helmet drop, and one jugate ribbon badge. Ranging in size from 2 3/4" to 4" L. 20th-23rd items: Four (4) ephemera items, including one (1) World War I Woodrow Wilson trench art lighter, one (1) Stephen Grover Cleveland figural pendant, one (1) Wilson pin, and one (1) Herbert Hoover presidential campaign button, 1928, with glossy cardstock ribbon. Ranging in size from 3/4" to 2 3/8" L. Provenance: Private Southern estate. CONDITION: All items in overall good condition with light surface scratches. 1st-16th items: Some rust, pitting to metal. Some toning/dampstaining to back papers. 17th-19th items: Fraying, staining to ribbons. Lincoln debate ribbon with tears, largest 1". Jugate badge is missing one portrait.
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