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Manufactured by:
Hip Products, American  Search this
Medium:
metal and plastic
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place made:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1960s
Description:
A small, circular, brown and yellow pinback button featuring the text [ WE SHALL / OVERCOME ]. Along the lower left edge of the button is the manufacturers information [ HIP PROD., 153 NORTH, CHGO. ]
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Politics  Search this
Resistance  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Dawn Simon Spears and Alvin Spears, Sr.
Object number:
2011.159.3.31
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5df7e5c8b-3447-4296-a283-1d397e1f504c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.159.3.31