button, Disability Pin-Barrier Awareness

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.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1958
maker
United Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 9/32 in x 2 9/32 in x 5/16 in; 5.79438 cm x 5.79438 cm x .79375 cm
overall: 1/4 in x 2 3/8 in; .635 cm x 6.0325 cm
ID Number
2004.3062.03
nonaccession number
2004.3062
catalog number
2004.3062.03
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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