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Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Herman B. Ferguson, American, born 1921  Search this
Freedom and Peace Party, American, founded 1968  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 3/8 × 1 1/4 × 5/16 in. (3.5 × 3.2 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place used:
New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1968
Description:
A pinback button for Herman B. Ferguson's U.S. Senate campaign. The button has a black background with white text throughout that reads [Survival - Liberation / Herman B. Ferguson For Senate / Freedom & Peace Party]. The exterior edge of has the manufacturer's information, partially visible, printed in white. The back of button has a metal pin without a clasp.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Politics  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T. Rasul Murray
Object number:
2013.68.53
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Black Power (Black Pride)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e582b899-536f-45e9-b4f7-bf53f872ffdf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.53