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Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3877
Date: 
1940
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 7/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A blue pinback button with a red central triangle printed in white "May 1, 1940", surrounded by the words "Jobs/ Peace/ Civil Rights". From the 1940 May Day celebration.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group