Pin-back button

Object Number: 
2013.5
Date: 
1924-1929
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Diameter: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)
Description: 
White, circular pin-back button with blue text which reads: "OLD COUNTRY FAIR / YANKEE STADIUM SHOW GROUNDS" around the rim of the button and in center reads: "BENEFIT / CHILD WELFARE / COMMITTEE / OF AMERICA, INC. / SOPHIE IRENE LOEB / PRES. / OCT. 6-21"
Gallery Label: 
Sophie Irene Loeb (1876-1929) was President of the Child Welfare Committee of America from 1924 to 1929.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Historical Society of the Massapequas
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group