button, (No) Cancer

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. This button carries the simple and direct message “Eliminate Cancer.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
button, cancer
date made
n.d.
maker
unknown
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: .5 cm x 5.7 cm; 3/16 in x 2 1/4 in
overall: 1/4 in x 2 1/8 in; .635 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
1999.0198.05
catalog number
1999.0198.05
accession number
1999.0198
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

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