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EPA "Save Gas" Bumper Sticker

view EPA "Save Gas" Bumper Sticker digital asset number 1
Associated institution:
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
red, white, blue (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 12 in; 7.62 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
bumper sticker
Date made:
1976
Issued date:
1976
Description:
During the gas shortages of the 1970s, American motorists were encouraged to reduce highway speed in order to cut fuel consumption and automobile emissions. The U. S. Environmental Protection Agency issued this red, white, and blue bumper sticker in the shape of a flag during the 1976 Bicentennial to promote patriotism and support for this unpopular idea.
Location:
Currently not on view
Subject:
Environmental Movement
Conservation
Environmental History
Credit Line:
Ulysses G. Lyon
ID Number:
1977.0526.01
Accession number:
1977.0526
Catalog number:
1977.0526.01
See more items in:
Political History: Political History, General History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Environmental History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_497549

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