William Jennings Bryan campaign button

Description

William Jennings Bryan for President campaign button. Round celluloid button, metal back, no pin. Image of Bryan is a head and shoulders. He wears a dark suit with bow tie and white shirt. Text on lower right reads, "WM J BRYAN FOR PRESIDENT."

Physical Description

1 campaign button: b&w. ; 5.7 diameter cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1896/1908.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2011 and was provided by Sam Rayburn House Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 591 times , with 12 in the last month . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Sam Rayburn House Museum

The Sam Rayburn House Museum has provided a collection of photographs and artwork from the Rayburn family's personal collection. The mission of the Sam Rayburn House Museum is to increase local, regional and national awareness of Sam Rayburn's life and career as a United States Congressman through the preservation and interpretation of the historic site.

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Description

William Jennings Bryan for President campaign button. Round celluloid button, metal back, no pin. Image of Bryan is a head and shoulders. He wears a dark suit with bow tie and white shirt. Text on lower right reads, "WM J BRYAN FOR PRESIDENT."

Physical Description

1 campaign button: b&w. ; 5.7 diameter cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2011

Rescuing Texas History, 2011 features collections from 13 partners: Carollton Public Library, Cleveland Historic Society, Collingsworth County Museum, Dallas Municipal Archives, Mike Cochran Collection, Sam Rayburn House Museum, St. David's Episcopal Church, National Museum of the Pacific War, Talkington/Clement Family Archives, Sam Rayburn House Museum, Travis County District Clerk's Office, Witte Museum, and Wolf Creek Heritage Museum.

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Creation Date

  • 1896/1908

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 3, 2011, 12:03 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Feb. 23, 2012, 6:55 p.m.

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Yesterday: 1
Past 30 days: 12
Total Uses: 591

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

William Jennings Bryan campaign button, physical object, 1896/1908; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth183522/: accessed December 9, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Sam Rayburn House Museum.