Environmental Button


The button featured here was likely produced for Arbor Day, a holiday observed in the United States on the last Friday in April. Arbor Day, started by J. Sterling Morton of Nebraska in 1872, encourages folks to plant and care for trees.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Environmental Movement


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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2003.0014.1066Catalog Number: 2003.0014.1066Accession Number: 2003.0014

Object Name: button

Physical Description: metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: .33 cm x 5.5 cm; x 1/8 in x 2 3/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-a709-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1284578

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