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Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Young Lords Party, American, founded 1969  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 1/2 × 1 1/2 × 1/4 in. (3.8 × 3.8 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Cultural Place:
Puerto Rico, United States, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970-1976
Description:
A pinback button for the Young Lords Party. The background of the button has the design of the Puerto Rican flag in blue, white, and red. At center is an image of a gun. Below the logo, black text reads [Young Lords Party]. The back of the button has a metal pin without a clasp.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Decolonization  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Social reform  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:
2013.68.85
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
Rights assessment and 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:
Young Lords Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e1ea21fb-e48c-4bb7-89c9-73f86595dce1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.85