This is a antique President Theodore Roosevelt "Mechanical" political button, which is extremely rare. With this button having a tiny side latch.Which lifts open revealing a miniature "Real Photograph" of President Roosevelt. After years of research I have never found a example of this anywhere. This may be"One Of A Kind", or only a few exist? Theodore Roosevelt recieved his "Master Mason" degree in Matinecock Lodge No. 806, at Oyster Bay, NY April 24th, 1901. There is a photograph of Roosevelt in his Master Mason outfit in the Library of Congress. President Roosevelt visited The Grand Lodge Of Pennsylvania on November 5 1902 for the Celebration of the Sesqui - Centennial Of Brother George Washington's Initiation into Freemasonry. Governor Of New York, 1899 -1901. Brother and President Roosevelt issued an Executive Order, dated October 17, 1901.
Changing the name of the "Executive Mansion" to the White House. This political button, may have been part of this celebration, and is a important historical American artifact. Measuring a bit over 1 inch tall. DUE TO THE LONG TRAVEL TIME TO THE POST OFFICE. Please Note: This is a vintage or antique item.
Vintage or antique means that the item is from a previous era, and has most likely been used or worn by a prior owner. Buyers should expect that this item will likely show some signs of use, common aging, or wear unless noted as "unused" or "Mint". I WILL ALWAYS TRY TO WORK THINGS OUT AND WILL TAKE ANYTHING BACK IF YOU ARE NOT HAPPY. The item "President Teddy THEODORE ROOSEVELT Mason MECHANICAL POLITICAL BUTTON Medal" is in sale since Saturday, November 21, 2020.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Political\US\Presidents & First Ladies". The seller is "mitzidanti" and is located in Easton, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.