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 is a souvenir of the 1998 AIDS Walk in Washington, D.C.

Date Made: 1998

Location: Currently not on view

Referenced: United States: District of Columbia, Washington

Subject: Reform MovementsLGBTQ RightsLGBTQGay Rights


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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1998.0275.02Catalog Number: 1998.0275.02Accession Number: 1998.0275

Object Name: pinbutton, memorial, aids

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 2 in; .635 cm x 3.81 cm x 5.08 cmoverall: 5 cm x 4 cm; 1 15/16 in x 1 9/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-0385-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1318911

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