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Accession Number 2012.001
Catalog Number 2012.001.048
Object Name Button, Campaign
Title Anthony J. Celebrezze for Governor
Description Blue button with white letters and an Ohio flag: "ANTHONY J. / celebrezze / FOR GOVERNOR / GCIU" Around edge: "Paid for by Celebrezze Committee, Wm. H. Chavanne, Treasurer, 42 E. Gay St. Columbus, OH 43215".
Date 1990
Dimensions Dia-1.5 inches
Notes After serving as Secretary of State and Attorney General, this former state legislator ran unsuccessfully for governor. He was defeated by George Voinovich. Anthony J. Celebrezze, Jr. served as a state senator, Ohio secretary of state and state attorney general before running for the governorship.
People Celebrezze, Anthony J. Jr., 1941-2003
Material Metal
Provenance Bill Cohen, a long-time Ohio Statehouse News Bureau reporter, donated a collection of political memorabilia and ephemera to the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board in 2012.

The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board took over the care of the Statehouse and its collections in 1988.
Search Terms Ohio Flag
Subjects Elections
Political campaigns
Political candidates
Collection Bill Cohen Collection