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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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Huckle for President Sports Button Museum
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ZTA Club Busy Beaver Button Museum
Your Librarian Will Cause Button Museum
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I'm Poor but Good Looking Pink Humorous Button Museum
California Republican Political Button Museum
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Ike and Nixon Small Political Busy Beaver Button Museum
My Flag Political Button Museum
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No Third Term White and Black Political Button Museum
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Basil Wolverton Private Eye Art Button Museum
Dukakis Bentsen Flag Political Button Museum
It Wouldn't Be the First Time Political Button Museum
Gospel Souvenir House Art Button Museum
Vote Libertarian Political Button Museum
American Flag Heart Cause Button Museum
Glenn Crater RPS Delegate Political Busy Beaver Button Museum
Thomas Cooper Cyclist Art Button Museum
Rescind ERA Cause Button Museum
Fox Head Beers and Ale Beer Button Museum
Reagan Red White and Blue Political Button Museum
Savarin Snow Cones Advertising Busy Beaver Button Museum
Democratic Forms of Government Dewey Cause Button Museum
Save the Environment Cause Button Museum
Water Comic Humorous Button Museum
They Might Be Giants THEY Music Button Museum
Commander Salamander Advertising Button Museum
McGovern Portrait Political Button Museum
Schaefer Machinists Sports Button Museum
Be A Voice For Choice Cause Button Museum
Boycott Chinese Goods Cause Button Museum
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Playboy Bunny Advertising Button Museum
Iomega Advertising Busy Beaver Button Museum
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Blue Whale 4 Art Button Museum
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J.D. 4 J.C.P. Political Busy Beaver Button Museum
Whatever Happened to Happily Ever After Ice Breakers Busy Beaver Button Museum
Max Fleisher's Talkatoons Ko-Ko Entertainment Busy Beaver Button Museum
Lars Hanson Entertainment Button Museum
Uncle Ted Says Political Button Museum
Federico Fellini Entertainment Busy Beaver Button Museum
The Proclaimers I Love Craig Music Button Museum
Best On TV Entertainment Busy Beaver Button Museum
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Red and White with Black Wavy Lines Art Button Museum
Cubs White Chicago Button Museum