Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
1980-1995
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 cm )
Description 
Circular pin-back button with image of a male figure holding a cup; "EMERGENCY AID TO EL SALVADOR/help/the/people"; white, red and black.
Credit Line 
Gift of Beatrice J. Siegel
Object Number 
2002.70.48
Marks 
printed: on reverse of button: "C.I.S.P.E.S., BOX 12056 WASHINGTON, D.C. 20005 DONNELLY/COLT BUTTONS BOX 271, NEW VERNON, NJ 07976
Gallery Label 
The C.I.S.P.E.S. is the Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador. The grassroots organization, founded in 1980, remains dedicated to supporting the Salvadoran people's struggle for self-determination and social and economic justice.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group