Geraldine Ferraro served three terms in Congress, and this button is from one of her campaigns. While serving her Queens district, the New York Member became the first woman to run for Vice President on a major party ticket in the 1984 election.
History, Art & Archives, U.S. House of Representatives, “Geraldine Anne Ferraro Lapel Pin,” https://history.house.gov/Collection/Listing/2007/2007-248-002/
(June 17, 2021)
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