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Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
1970-1980
Medium 
Metal, plastic
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 cm )
Description 
Circular pin-back button; "MORE THAN ATOMS CAN BE SPLIT"; image of an atom superimposed upon an earth being split in half; white, blue, green and black.
Credit Line 
Gift of Beatrice J. Siegel
Object Number 
2002.70.41
Marks 
printed: on side of button: "NURSES' ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH WATCH N.Y.C."
Gallery Label 
This button is part of the protest against the global nuclear arms race.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group