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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 2017.fic.475
Description Political Button for Chester A. Arthur (R) (reproduction)
Collection LCHS Button Collection
Date c. 1884
Event Presidental Election
Material Metal
Dimensions Dia-1.75 inches
People Arthur, Chester A.
Search Terms President
Campaign
Notes James Garfield and Chester A. Arthur won the 1880 election, and Arthur became president after Garfield's assassination. Although Arthur ran in the 1884 election, he was not nominated by his Republican Party.