Tshirt, Adapt or Perish

Description (Brief)
Anna Stonum, an artist and disability rights activist from Chicago, designed this T-Shirt. Stonum, who died in 1999, humorously depicted evolution as progressing from the ape to the wheelchair-user.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
t-shirt
disability awareness
date made
n.d.
maker
Anvil Knitwear
Physical Description
cotton (overall material)
Measurements
overall, as folded: 3/4 in x 12 in x 10 1/2 in; 1.905 cm x 30.48 cm x 26.67 cm
overall: 29 in x 33 1/4 in x 1/16 in; 73.66 cm x 84.455 cm x .15875 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
2010.0211.01
accession number
2010.0211
catalog number
2010.0211.01
subject
Health & Medicine
Disabilities
Disabilities
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Disabilities
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mike Ervin

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