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Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Distributed by:
New York Anti-Apartheid Coordinating Council, American, 1986 - 1989  Search this
ink on paper with metal and plastic
H x W x D: 2 1/4 × 2 1/4 × 3/8 in. (5.7 × 5.7 × 1 cm)
buttons (information artifacts)
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
South Africa, Africa
June 14, 1986
A pinback button supporting a June 14, 1986 March Against Apartheid in New York City. The background of the button is yellow. Black and red text throughout the button reads [March Against Apartheid / June 14 / Remember Soweto]. Behind the text, at center, is a depiction of a shackle. The exterior edge of the button has black text that reads [NYAACC] followed by a phone number. There is also an illegible manufacturer's stamp. The back of the button has a metal pin with a clasp.
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Africa  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T. Rasul Murray
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
© New York Anti-Apartheid Coordinating Council
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Anti-apartheid movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture