Button, "Who you callin' immigrant, pilgrim?", 1996

Description:

The most basic right of citizenship has been equal access and protection under the law. The fight to extend this right to all began before the Declaration of Independence proclaimed “all men are created equal,” and continues today.

Date Made: 1996

Depicted: VotingReferenced: ImmigrantsLatino

Subject:

See more items in: Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection, Government, Politics, and Reform, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith

Exhibition: American Democracy

Exhibition Location: National Museum of American History

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1997.0313.1Accession Number: 1997.0313Catalog Number: 1997.0313.01

Object Name: Button

Physical Description: black; green (overall color)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 2 1/4 in; x 5.715 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-8649-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1277884

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