Franklin D. Roosevelt Campaign Buttons. Welcome to the Franklin D. Roosevelt campaign buttons page on campaignbuttons-etc.com. President Franklin D. Roosevelt was the only man elected to the American Presidency four times. Also known as FDR, Roosevelt was elected President in 1932, 1936, 1940 and 1944. During his 12 years as President, Roosevelt led the nation through the Great Depression and World War II. Due to length of service and political necessity , FDR had three different vice presidents. John Nance Gardner 1933 to 1941 , Henry Wallace 1941 to 1945 and finally Harry Truman. Entering into the office of the vice presidency on January 20 , 1945 , Truman would serve just a few month before becoming President himself upon the death of Roosevelt in April of 1945. Franklin Roosevelt campaign buttons that picture him with one of his vice presidents are generally hard to find. As Roosevelt ran successfully for President four times the amount of Franklin Roosevelt for President political campaign memorabilia and FDRcampaign buttons is extensive. Pictured here are Franklin Roosevelt campaign buttons from those presidential campaigns of long ago. FDR won his first political office when he was elected a State Senator to the New York Legislature in 1910.