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Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
National Anti-Imperialist Movement in Solidarity with African Liberation, American, 1978 - 1990  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 11/16 × 1 7/16 × 3/16 in. (4.3 × 3.7 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place depicted:
Chicago, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Cultural Place:
South Africa, Africa
Zimbabwe, Africa
Date:
October 1973
Description:
A pinback button advocating for African Liberation. The pin has a white background with orange text throughout that reads [Afro-Americans / In Anti-Imperialist Solidarity / With / African Liberation / Dunbar High School / Chicago - October 19, 20, 21, 1973]. The exterior edge of the button has the manufacturer's stamps in orange print. The back of the button has a metal pin without a clasp.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Africa  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Politics  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:
2013.68.50
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Liberation Support Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54d2a1b75-8cdc-43d8-a0e4-a88cde8f177f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.50