button, Attitudes Are The Real Disability

Description (Brief)
Pin-back buttons serve many purposes. They are efficient advertising vehicles, handy for fund-raising in support of a cause, concise statements of a person’s beliefs, a form of educational outreach, and convenient ice-breakers for conversation. NMAH has several hundred pin-back buttons related to disability, including this one with a quotation from actor and disability rights advocate Henry Holden.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
n.d.
maker
Holden, Henry
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 3/16 in x 2 3/16 in x 5/16 in; 5.55625 cm x 5.55625 cm x .79375 cm
overall: 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; .635 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
2004.3062.01
nonaccession number
2004.3062
catalog number
2004.3062.01
Credit Line
gift of Janine Kemp Bertram
subject
Disabilities
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Disabilities
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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