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Manufactured by:
Donnelly/Colt Progressive Resources, American, founded 1975  Search this
Owned by:
Jan Bailey, American, 1942 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 7/16 × 1/4 in. (3.7 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Date:
1983
Description:
Round pin-back button featuring a white outline of Africa with the countries of South Africa and Namibia highlighted in red. Outline of Africa is set against a red, black, and green outline. Black and white type appear on front of button. Type reads, [ABOLISH/APARTHEID/DIVEST NOW]. Border of button's back has white type that reads, [©1983 DONNELLY/COLT BUTTONS BOX 188 HAMPTON, CT. 06247].
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Justice  Search this
Politics  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.201.1.29
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:
Anti-apartheid movements
Exhibition:
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 1, C1 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53d1f1134-a3d7-4312-8766-c4ab50875dfe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.201.1.29