Margaret Chase Smith for President Campaign Button, 1964

Contributed by Margaret Chase Smith Library


A button from Margaret Chase Smith's 1964 presidential campaign.

The button has a picture of the Skowhegan Republican on it, with her name and "For President."

Margaret Chase Smith (1897-1995) took over the U.S. House seat held by her husband, Clyde Smith, after his death in 1940. She served in the U.S. Senate from 1949-1973.

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About This Item

  • Title: Margaret Chase Smith for President Campaign Button, 1964
  • Creator: Margaret Chase Smith Library
  • Creation Date: 1964
  • Subject Date: 1964
  • Town: Skowhegan
  • County: Somerset
  • State: ME
  • Media: metal backed pin with plastic coated photograph
  • Dimensions: 8.89 cm x 8.89 cm
  • Local Code: 472
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Margaret Chase Smith Library
56 Norridgewock Avenue, Skowhegan, ME 04976
(207) 474-7133

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