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Brass and silk press badge worn by William Allen White of Emporia, Kansas, to the 1916 Democratic National Convention in St Louis, Missouri. A Pulitzer Prize-winning author, newspaper editor, and politician, White frequently attended national political conventions as either a journalist or delegate. In 1916, White witnessed the nomination of Democratic presidential incumbent Woodrow Wilson. White's signature can be seen on the badge.

Creator: Whitehead & Hoag Company
Date: 1916

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Item Number: 225241
KSHS Identifier: 2002.60.267

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