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Catalog Number 11082-15
Title Button, Polticial; William Jennings Bryan; "16 To 1"
Object Name Button, Campaign
Description Brown/brass colored pin with "16 to 1"
Year Range from 1896
Year Range to 1900
Culture American
Material metal
Diameter (in) 0.75
People Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
History Metal lapel pins lost popularity after the 1896 election. Few were produced in 1900 and almost none after that. They were replaced by the more popular celluloid buttons.
Credit line William F. Schwind, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
Collection Schwind, William F.