Environmental Button

The button featured here was likely produced for Arbor Day, a holiday observed in the United States on the last Friday in April. Arbor Day, started by J. Sterling Morton of Nebraska in 1872, encourages folks to plant and care for trees.
Currently not on view
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Physical Description
metal (overall material)
overall: .33 cm x 5.5 cm; x 1/8 in x 2 3/16 in
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Natural Resources
Clothing & Accessories
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Artifact Walls exhibit
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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