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1940s-1980s Presidential Campaign Pins (13) w/FDR, JFK and LBJ

Lot Number 1754

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Description

Originally employed to promote campaign agendas, in today's modern information age these vintage presidential pins serve as reminders of great Americans and their deeds. Represented are four presidents and one two-time candidate with Franklin D. Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, Ronald Reagan and Adlai Stevenson II. These former leaders of the free world guided the U.S. through wars, righted the economy and pushed for the Civil Rights Act and the space program. (11) Pins are vintage originals and (2) are reproductions as noted below.

 

Featured pins are:

 

(3) FDR: c.1940 3-1/2” Allied Printing Union photo pin (EX); 2-1/2” Western Assoc. Productions “We Want F.D.R. Again” slogan pin 1985 reproduction (EX-MT); 1-3/” Western Assoc. Productions photo pin 1985 reproduction (EX-MT)

 

(6) JFK: c.1960 2-1/2” Vari-Vue “The Man for the 60’s” slogan/photo pin (EX); c.1960 2-1/2” Kennedy-Johnson flicker pin, unlabeled with art images of stars and stripes (VG-EX); c.1960 3-1/2” Kennedy-Johnson “Vote Straight Democratic For America! For President!!” photo/slogan pin (EX-MT); c.1960 3-1/2” “If I Were 21 I’d Vote for Kennedy” youth slogan pin (EX); (2) c.1960 1” “Kennedy for President” slogan pins with art illustrations (EX, VG)

 

(1) LBJ: c.1964 1” “LBJ for the USA” slogan pin (VG)

 

(2) Ronald Reagan: both 1980s opposition slogan pins with 2-1/2” “I’m Glad I Didn’t Vote for Reagan” (VG-EX) and 2” “Don’t Blame Me I Didn’t Vote for Reagan” (EX)

 

(1) 1950s Adlai Stevenson II: 1950s 3-1/2” “Adlai E. Stevenson For President” slogan/photo pin (EX)



 
 
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