Lincoln & Hamlin in ’60
Seen from a distance, some political periods and personalities appear heroically altruistic. Seen up close, they probably all seem petty and egoistic.
“Presidential campaign button with portraits of Abraham Lincoln and Hannibal Hamlin” — Library of Congress
This slightly dorky campaign button is one I wouldn’t mind affixing to my lapel. I just need to a find a contemporary one as likely to endure.