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Johnson presidential campaign button
Description John A. Johnson presidential campaign button. Johnson, a three-term Governor of Minnesota, sought the 1908 Democratic presidential nomination but lost to William Jennings Bryan. Johnson was the state's first Minnesota-born governor and the first to die in office, in 1909. Made by the Western Badge and Novelty Company in St. Paul Minnesota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 3.2 centimeters diameter
Nomenclature Button (information artifact)
Creation Made by: Western Badge and Novelty Company
Subjects Johnson, John Albert
Politics and government
Minnesota, United States
Badges, Buttons & Medals. Government. Political Elections
Dates Use: 1908
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1989.227.73