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Sunday, October 16, 2011
Zachary Taylor button
Zachary Taylor (November 24, 1784 – July 9, 1850) was the 12th President of the U.S. (1849-1850) Known as "Old Rough and Ready," Taylor died just 16 months into his term, the third shortest tenure of any President. Only Presidents William Henry Harrison and James Garfield served less time.
This antique button is brass with a tinned back. The light color is scanner glare.