Environmental Button

Description
Some environmental campaigns sought to change the behavior of government agencies. As the world’s largest public engineering, design, and construction agency, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers attracted broad-based criticism in the 1960s and thereafter for its aggressive program of dams and channel building. River advocates in particular were urged to “Keep Busy Fighting the Corps.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Button
maker
Rivercity Art
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: .33 cm x 5.8 cm; x 1/8 in x 2 5/16 in
Place Made
United States: Indiana, Lafayette
ID Number
2003.0014.0636
accession number
2003.0014
catalog number
2003.0014.0636
subject
Natural Resources
Government, Politics, and Reform
Clothing & Accessories
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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