Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
1971
Medium 
Metal, plastic
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 cm )
Description 
Circular pin-back button; "Her Fight is our Fight/FREE Angela Davis"; in center is portrait of Davis; orange and black.
Credit Line 
Gift of Beatrice J. Siegel
Object Number 
2002.70.17
Marks 
printed: on side of button: "N.G. SLATER CORP. NYC 11"
Gallery Label 
This button was part of a movement advocating the release of Angela Davis, a Communist and radical civil rights activist, from jail in 1970.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group