Button

Object Number: 
2002.70.40
Date: 
1960-1970
Medium: 
Metal, plastic
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 in. ( 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on side of button: "20TH Anniv."
Description: 
Circular pin-back button: "WSP";featured is an image of a dove with a branch in its beak; blue and white.
Gallery Label: 
This button advocated the Women's Strike for Peace Organization, a group founded by Bella Abzug in 1961. She chaired it when from 1961-1970, when it was most visible in the fight for a peaceful resolution to war.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Beatrice J. Siegel
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group