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Manufactured by:
Larry Fox Assoc., American  Search this
Subject of:
National Welfare Rights Organization, American, 1966 - 1975  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 1/8 × 2 1/8 × 5/16 in. (5.4 × 5.4 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1966-1975
Description:
A square pinback button for the National Welfare Rights Organization (NWRO). The button has blue background. There is a white box at center that has red lettering above and below the (NWRO) symbol that reads [NWRO / Member]. The back of the button has the manufacture’s information printed along the edges in white ink. At center of the back, there is a meatal pin with a clasp.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Identity  Search this
Justice  Search this
Labor  Search this
Politics  Search this
Poverty  Search this
Social reform  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:
2013.68.88
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ecc1690b-4a9c-48ea-bf49-d33749c31686
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.88