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Button

Object Number: 
INV.2760
Date: 
1914
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 in. ( 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal pin-back button w/document "AMERICA/FIRST"; red, white and blue.
Gallery Label: 
In 1914 Germany declared war on Russia. This button expressed opposition to the United States' entry into the war.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group