LBJ MUSEUM 1985-1986 SPECIAL EVENT BUTTONS W/RIBBONS FROM THE LEVIN COLLECTION
Two 2.25" cello pin-backs on 5" long ribbon or ribbons. One button has bw photo of LBJ with daughter on horseback. Fabric ribbon has copper hue lettered in blue "L.B.J.'s Hill Country-An Exhibition At The LBJ Library & Museum-Austin, Texas/September 20, 1986-January 11, 1987." Second button has color photo portrait of Lady Bird in white gown against yellow bkg. Attached are yellow ribbon plus overlay white ribbon inscribed in gold "A White House Diary By Lady Bird Johnson" followed by similar inscription as the other ribbon except concluding by May 1-Nov. 3, 1985 exhibition date. Lady Bird button has tiny raised bump on shoulder from reverse bar pin and a couple tiny indents at left visible in reflected light. Still totally clean and glossy while the "Hill Country" example is Mint. A rare pair for special events.
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