Button: Fight Diabetes, American Diabetes Association

Button: Fight Diabetes, American Diabetes Association

Description (Brief)
Pin-back buttons such as this one serve many purposes. They are efficient advertising vehicles, handy for fund-raising in support of a cause, concise statements of a person’s beliefs, and convenient ice-breakers for conversation. The American Diabetes Association created this one in 1984.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
button, diabetes
date made
ca 1984
maker
unknown
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in; .9525 cm x 5.715 cm
overall: 2 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 5/8 in; 6.0325 cm x 6.0325 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
1985.0178.13
accession number
1985.0178
catalog number
1985.0178.13
subject
Disabilities
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Disabilities
Diabetes
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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