Button, Crips are Beautiful

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
Object Name
button
disability awareness
date made
n.d.
maker
N. G. Slater Corp.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1/4 in x 2 1/8 in; .635 cm x 5.3975 cm
overall: 2 1/16 in x 2 1/16 in x 5/16 in; 5.23875 cm x 5.23875 cm x .79375 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
1999.0263.03
accession number
1999.0263
catalog number
1999.0263.3
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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