International Year of the Child


The 1979 International Year of the Child was a way to draw attention to the problems faced by children across the world including malnutrition and lack of education. It was preceeded by the 1959 Declaration of the Rights of the Child and followed by the 1989 Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Date Made: 1979Associated Date: 1979Novermber 9-10, 1979

Location: Currently not on view

General Subject Association: Women's HistoryWomen's HistoryChildrenSocialismpovertyInternational Year of the Child


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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gary D. Yanker

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1986.1035.063Catalog Number: 1986.1035.063Accession Number: 1986.1035

Object Name: Poster

Measurements: overall: 23 1/2 in x 16 1/2 in; 59.69 cm x 41.91 cm


Record Id: nmah_1052544

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