Warman's Political Collectibles
Identification and Price GuideBook - 2008
From pins and bumper stickers to medals and toys, this colorful reference tool takes a look at all the different types of memorabilia and tools used in political campaigns through a review of their historical significance and estimated value to collectors. Original. 10,000 first printing.
This guide to political collectibles features color photos of more than 1,100 items, with information and historically accurate captions on the nation's most memorable and most forgettable presidential campaigns, from the 1860s to the present. The guide gives current collector values for a variety of memorabilia, including pins and buttons, posters and signs, medal, photos, bumper stickers, magazines, clothing, and novelty items. Nappen, a political science professor at Monmouth University, is a member of the American Political Items Collectors association. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Inside this thoroughly illustrated color price guide and identification reference, you will discover history about the tools used in political jostling of the past, including local, state and presidential races. Among the collectible items you'll find are: buttons, bumper stickers, posters, letters, magazines, invitations, coins, yard signs, flashers, medals, photos and more.