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Miscellaneous lapel buttons, pins and badges

Miscellaneous lapel buttons, pins and badges

Descriptive Summary

Title: Miscellaneous lapel buttons, pins and badges
Creator: Hargrett Library
Inclusive Dates: 1800-1999
Language: English
Extent: 1.25 Linear Feet 3 boxes
Collection Number: ms2818
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of various lapel buttons, pins and badges from the 19th and 20th centuries, most are related to major American political issues, with some pop culture items as well. Included are items related to the Confederacy, John F. Kennedy, and Abraham Lincoln, among others.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by topic.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Miscellaneous lapel buttons, pins and badges, ms2818, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Badges.
Buttons (information artifacts)
Campaign paraphernalia.
Confederate States of America.
Pins (jewelry)
Political collectibles.
United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11AFL-CIO
 
12American Historical Association
 
13Atlanta Gas and Light Company
 
14Aycock, Charles B.
 
15Batman
 
16Cleveland, Grover and Thomas Hendricks
 
17Confederacy
 
18Dawsonville, Ga. - Moonshine Museum
 
19Democratic Party
 
110Edmonds
 
111Environment
 
112Equitable
 
113"G" badge
 
114The Georgia Conservancy
 
115Harrison, William
 
116The Hobbit
 
117Humphrey/Muskie
 
118Israel
 
119Jackson, Andrew
 
120Johnson, Lyndon Baines
 
121Kennedy, John
 
122Key
 
123Liberty bonds and loans
 
124Lincoln, Abraham
 
125McGovern, George
 
126Maine
 
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21Max, Peter
 
22Military
 
23National Interfraternity Conference
 
24Nixon, Richard
 
25Peace
 
26Miscellaneous Political
 
27Pollyanna Club
 
28Red Cross
 
29Republican Party
 
210Rivers, E. O.
 
211Roosevelt, Theodore
 
212St. Patrick's Day
 
213Save the Children of Atlanta
 
214Smiley Faces
 
215Smith and Robinson
 
216Streaking
 
217Taft, William Howard
 
218United Nations
 
219United Way
 
220Vietnam War
 
221Wallace, George
 
222Whig Party
 
223Wilson/Wolfe/Williams
 
224Wilson, Woodrow
 
225Yippie Party
 
226Miscellaneous and Unidentified
 
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3Georgia & UGA Buttons