Did you know George Washington had them?

On April 30th, 1789, George Washington made history, becoming the first president of the United States. Soon after being sworn in, George Washington’s inauguration as president inspired enterprising craftsmen to make and sell a variety of commemorative buttons with patriotic designs.

from MountVernon.org

Well, we don’t have any of these ‘very collectible’ pins, but we do have quite a collection of our own.

local political pins from Mayor Phil Barker’s Collection

Collecting pins are fun and colorful! Which ones do YOU collect? Stop by and see if we have a couple that might be worth of our collection. And, of course, we’ll be watchin’ for ya!