Button, NOW


The National Organization for Women, formally established in 1966, focused on equal rights and opportunities for women in education and employment and access to contraception.

Date Made: 1960-1970

Associated Institution: National Organization for WomenOrganizer: Friedan, Betty

Location: Currently not on view

General Subject Association: Women's RightsHistory, Women's, Equal Rights


See more items in: Political History: Political History, Womens History/Reform Movements Collection, Government, Politics, and Reform


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Willna Uebrick-Pachel

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1977.0501.18Accession Number: 1977.0501Catalog Number: 1977.0501.18

Object Name: button

Physical Description: black (overall color)metal (overall material)white (overall color)Measurements: overall: 65 mm; 2 9/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-6600-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_523162

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.