Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
1960-1975
Medium 
Metal, plastic
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 in. ( 5.1 cm )
Description 
Circular pin-back button; map of the United States overshadowed by a dove; blue and white.
Credit Line 
Gift of Beatrice J. Siegel
Object Number 
2002.70.29
Marks 
printed: on side of button: "N. G. SLATER CORP., N.Y.C. VIETNAM PEACE PARADE COMM. (212) 255-1075"
Gallery Label 
This button was made for the Fifth Avenue Vietnam Peace Parade Committee which held a mass protest on August 6, 1966 to voice opposition to the Vietnam War.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group