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Button Power book cover

We have a book!

From the campaign trail to the rock tour, BUTTON POWER collects a people's history of American culture told through the pin-back button. By Button Museum curator, Christen Carter and Ted Hake from Hake's Auction House, both button experts show how the small but powerful button reveals the events and movements that outraged, amused, and inspired us over time.

Published and designed lovingly by Princeton Architectural Press.

$29.95
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Old Home Re-Union Event Button Museum
Best Age is the Age You Are Cause Button Museum
Immoral Minority Cause Button Museum
Our Next President Wendell Lewis Willkie Political Button Museum
Ask Me About Special Sizes Ask Me Button Museum
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Mondale Ferraro political button museum
Charlie Brown Hat Black and White Entertainment Button Museum
Harold Washington Chicago Button Museum
Reagan 80 Flag Political Busy Beaver Button Museum
How to Build a War Machine Cause Button Museum
FDR Political Button Museum
Debs Seidel Socialist Candidates 1912 Political Button Museum
Peoples Beer Beer Button Museum
I'm for Jimmy and Fritz Political Button Museum
Chicago Office Equipment Display Chicago Button Museum
Basil Wolverton Blind Date Art Button Museum
Falstaff the Thirst Slaker Beer Button Museum
Ratify the ERA March on Chicago Event Button Museum
Ask Me About the Nineteen-Wheeler Ask Me Button Museum
Right to Life Cause Button Museum
Bubble Yum Number Yum Advertising Busy Beaver Button Museum
 Independent Order Of Odd Fellows Club Button Museum
Paul McCartney Illustration
Crying in My Beer Beer Button Museum
Liberty and Prosperity New Jersey Advertising Button Museum
Pals for Polio Cause Button Museum
Boy in Hat Portrait Art Button Museum
Halloween Horrorscope Homecoming 1964
The Who Union Jack Music Button Museum
Victory 2008 Political Button Museum
1982 World's Fair Event Button Museum
Shangri-Las Fan Club Club Button Museum
Learn to Say President Muskie Political Button Museum
Duran Duran Music Button Museum
Brave New World Entertainment Busy Beaver Button Museum
Stuyvesant High School G.O. 1966 Club Button Museum
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MTV Silver Music Button Museum
Parisian Novelty Co. Advertising Busy Beaver Button Museum
Winning Team Political Button Museum
The Fonz for President Entertainment Busy Beaver Button Museum
Batista Presidente Political Button Museum
Stick Your Neck Out Advertising Busy Beaver Button Museum
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Try Ice Breakers Button Museum
Lake Placid Club Club Button Museum
Girls Athletic Supporter Humorous Button Museum
Amlings Braveheart Award Club Button Museum
Ginsburg's Jewelers Advertising Button Museum
Clinton Defeats Clinton Political Button Museum
Gerald R. Ford Political Button Museum
Ulysses S. Grant Political Button Museum
Read Succeed Cause Button Museum
Ike and Dick Political Button Museum
Tea Keeps You Cool Advertising Busy Beaver Button Museum
Mr. Cat Advertising Button Museum
ESP Ice Breakers Busy Beaver Button Museum
Washington State Lotto Advertising Button Museum
Made in Provincetown Event Button Museum
I Licked It Smileys Button Museum
Led Zeppelin Swan Song Music Button Museum
Abortion Kills Choose Life Cause Button Museum
Anti-Litter Club Chicago Button Museum
Stop Drugs Cause Button Museum
Balloon Route Trolley Trip Advertising Button Museum
Gerald Ford Color Portrait Political Button Museum
Save Hollywood Cause Button Museum
Winnebago Patriots Fund for War Relief Cause Button Museum
69% More Cavities With Sex button back Ice Breakers
I Met Morris Event Busy Beaver Button Museum
Without Mary Tyler Moore Entertainment Busy Beaver Button Museum
Wonder Bread Hey Bob Safety Legion Advertising Busy Button Museum
We Know How Cause Button Museum
Yes On 7, Cause, Button Museum
I'm fer Elmer Political Button Museum
The Uncola Mouth Advertising Busy Beaver Button Museum
Ribbon Portrait Political Busy Beaver Button Museum
Panasonic Bicycles Advertising Button Museum
Painted and Embossed Rectangles Art Button Museum
Smile a While Smileys Button Museum
Epcot Center Entertainment Busy Beaver Button Museum
I Iz For Fiz' Advertising Button Museum
Sears Tower Chicago Button Museum
XF4D Skyray Advertising Busy Beaver Button Museum
Rheingold Extra Dry Beer Button Museum
First MEN on the Moon July 21st 1969 Event Button Museum
I'm the Girl Who Put Hips in Hip! Hip! Hurrah Advertising Busy Beaver Button Museum
On The Way Ice Breakers Busy Beaver Button Museum
Meet Mr. and Mrs. Nixon Political Button Museum
Kennedy '80 Four Leaf Clover Political Button Museum
John and Mary Entertainment Busy Beaver Button Museum