Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
1936-1939
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/2 in. ( 1.3 cm )
Description 
Circular metal pin-back button "FOOD/FOR/SPAIN"; images of milk, flour, corn etc.
Object Number 
INV.2473
Gallery Label 
In 1936, when an initial military coup failed to win control of Spain, a bloody civil war ensued, fought with great ferocity on both sides. This button was in support of the people who were trying to send provisions for the innocent of the country.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group