Button

Object Number: 
2002.70.41
Date: 
1970-1980
Medium: 
Metal, plastic
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on side of button: "NURSES' ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH WATCH N.Y.C."
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.
Gallery Label: 
This button is part of the protest against the global nuclear arms race.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Beatrice J. Siegel
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group