Advertising Button, IBM, PC jr


This circular button has black text on a white background. It reads: The easy one for everyone. Red text on a white background reads: IBM PC jr. The button also shows Charlie Chaplin reclining with a cane.

Date Made: c 1984

Maker: IBM

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Computers, Popular Entertainment, Advertising, Computers & Business Machines


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: David DeJean

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2009.3071.004Catalog Number: 2009.3071.004Nonaccession Number: 2009.3071

Object Name: button, advertising

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in; .635 cm x 6.35 cm


Record Id: nmah_1362452

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