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Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.4320
Date: 
1985-2000
Medium: 
Plastic, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
2 1/8 x 2 1/8 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A square white pinback button printed with a central image of people in a circle holding hands surrounded by the words "Local 2110 UAW/ Many Faces/ One Union/ Technical, Office & Professional Union". The Technical, Office and Professional (TOP) Union, Local 2110, is an amalgamated union with 30 contracts covering over 3000 workers in universities, publishing, museums, law firms and other offices. They represent teachers, secretaries, administrators, editors, computer operators, librarians, museum curators, typesetters and graphic artists, among many others. This union has taken a lead in organizing women and workers in non-profits who have never been organized before.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group