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Pinback Button, "Re-Elect Frank Smith"

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metal, plastic, paper
1/4 × 2 9/16 in. (0.6 × 6.5 cm)
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Gift of the Family of Howard Croft
This round pinback button expressed support for the reelection of councilor Frank Smith form the District of Columbia. The pin reads “Re-elect / Frank Smith / Councilman Ward 1” in blue lettering against a white background. Blue text printed around the rim expresses the campaign pin was “Paid by Committee to Re-Elect Fran Smith – Ron Linton Treasurer”. Smith represented Ward 1 from 1983 through 1999.
The button is among more than 200 collected by longtime Anacostia resident and social justice advocate Howard Croft.
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