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Catalog Number 11082-1
Title Badge; William Jennings Bryan; "Our Next President"
Object Name Badge, Campaign
Description The pin bar at the top of the badge has the words, "Our Next President". The pin bar and the badge are connected by an American flag ribbon. The button at the bottom has a picture f Bryan. The outer edge (frame) of the button is gold with an elaborate twisted gold border.
Culture American
Material metal, celluloid, cloth
Made J.S. Muir
Place of Origin USA: Illinois, Chicago
Height (in) 3.25
Width (in) 2.625
People Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
History Belonged to William F. Schwind, friend and secretary to W.J. Bryan, during Bryan's campaign for presidency and his tenure as Secretary of State. Schwind was donor's grandfather.
Credit line William F. Schwind, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
Collection Schwind, William F.