Alternative Energy Now

Alternative Energy Now

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Description (Brief)
A tall rectangular wooden button. The message is mounted on the wood as a sticker. The center of the button is a oil rig on the water with a red "forbid" sign placed over it. Around the forbid sign are the yellow sunburst on a black background. On the top, black print on yellow background reads, "ALTERNATIVE ENERGY NOW". "GREENPEACE" is printed on the bottom with green text on a yellow backgorund. There is a safety clasp on the back held to the wood with a green hard wax.
Currently on loan
Object Name
Greenpeace USA
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
overall: 1 11/16 in x 1 1/4 in x 1/2 in; 4.28625 cm x 3.175 cm x 1.27 cm
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Credit Line
Gift from Greenpeace USA through Jennifer Pizza
Environmental Movement
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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