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Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Jackie Robinson, American, 1919 - 1972  Search this
Los Angeles Dodgers, American, founded 1883  Search this
Medium:
ink, metal, plastic and ribbon
Dimensions:
Diameter (Pin Only): 1 1/2 × 1/8 in. (3.8 × 0.3 cm)
H x W x D (All): 3 1/16 × 1 9/16 × 3/4 in. (7.8 × 4 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place depicted:
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1950s
Description:
A metal pinback button featuring an image of Jackie Robinson with the words [I'M ROOTING FOR JACKIE ROBINSON] at the top and [DODGERS] at the bottom. Attached to the bottom of the pin is a small charm in the shape of a baseball. A red, white, and blue striped ribbon is attached to the back of the pin.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.80.2
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53a146528-b4bd-4f19-9ba8-47a71d25f6f0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.80.2