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1900-1984 Presidential Campaign Pin Lot of (70)

Lot Number 733

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Winners and also-rans vied for our nation’s chief executive office with this lot of (70) 1900-1984 presidential campaign pins. Ranging from 3/4” to 2-1/2” in diameter these vintage campaigners present from above average to excellent with only a few lesser. Highlights are: 1900: W. McKinley/T. Roosevelt; 1920: W. Harding; 1936: A. Landon/F. Knox; 1936-1944: (3) F.D. Roosevelt; (2) W. Wilkie; 1948: T. Dewey; 1952-1956: (5) D.D. Eisenhower; (2) A. Stevenson; 1960: (2) J.F. Kennedy; P. Nixon; A. Stevenson. More on our website.

These pins are in above average to excellent condition with negligible to moderate wear unless noted. The complete list of included items is as follows:

1900: William McKinley/Teddy Roosevelt

1920: Warren Harding (pin absent, moderate toning on perimeter

1936-1944: (3) Franklin D. Roosevelt (one with heavy wear and pin absent); Alf Landon/Frank Know sunflower design with GOP elephant logo; (2) Wendell Wilkie (one with minor scratches)

1948: Thomas E. Dewey

1952-1956: (5) Dwight D. Eisenhower; (2) Adlai Stevenson

1960: (2) John F. Kennedy; Patricia Nixon “Pat for First Lady” with ribbon; Adlai Steveson

1964-1968: (6) Lyndon B. Johnson; (4) Barry Goldwater; Hubert H. Humphrey; Robert Kennedy; (4) Richard Nixon; (4) Richard Nixon/Spiro Agnew; George Wallace; George Wallace/Curtis LeMay

1972: Eugene McCarthy; (4) George McGovern; (3) George McGovern/Thomas Eagleton; (2) George McGovern/Sargent Shriver

1976-1984: (2) Jimmy Carter; (3) Jimmy Cater/Walter Mondale; Gerald Ford; Gerald Ford/Bob Dole; Geraldine Ferraro (Vice President); (3) Walter Mondale; Walter Mondale/Geraldine Ferraro; (5) Ronald Reagan; Ronald Reagan/George H.W. Bush

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