Miscellaneous lapel buttons, pins and badges

Miscellaneous lapel buttons, pins and badges

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Hargrett Library.
Title: Miscellaneous lapel buttons, pins and badges
Dates: 1800-1999
Quantity: 1.25 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Coll. Number: ms2818

Scope and Content Note

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


Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by topic.


Index 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.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Miscellaneous lapel buttons, pins and badges, MS 2818. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11AFL-CIO
 
2American Historical Association
 
3Atlanta Gas and Light Company
 
4Aycock, Charles B.
 
5Batman
 
6Cleveland, Grover and Thomas Hendricks
 
7Confederacy
 
8Dawsonville, Ga. - Moonshine Museum
 
9Democratic Party
 
10Edmonds
 
11Environment
 
12Equitable
 
13"G" badge
 
14The Georgia Conservancy
 
15Harrison, William
 
16The Hobbit
 
17Humphrey/Muskie
 
18Israel
 
19Jackson, Andrew
 
20Johnson, Lyndon Baines
 
21Kennedy, John
 
22Key
 
23Liberty bonds and loans
 
24Lincoln, Abraham
 
25McGovern, George
 
26Maine
 
BoxFolder
21Max, Peter
 
2Military
 
3National Interfraternity Conference
 
4Nixon, Richard
 
5Peace
 
6Miscellaneous Political
 
7Pollyanna Club
 
8Red Cross
 
9Republican Party
 
10Rivers, E. O.
 
11Roosevelt, Theodore
 
12St. Patrick's Day
 
13Save the Children of Atlanta
 
14Smiley Faces
 
15Smith and Robinson
 
16Streaking
 
17Taft, William Howard
 
18United Nations
 
19United Way
 
20Vietnam War
 
21Wallace, George
 
22Whig Party
 
23Wilson/Wolfe/Williams
 
24Wilson, Woodrow
 
25Yippie Party
 
26Miscellaneous and Unidentified
 
Box
3Georgia & UGA Buttons