Button

Object Number: 
2002.70.19
Date: 
1980-1985
Medium: 
Metal, plastic
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 1/8 in. ( 5.4 cm )
Description: 
Circular pin-back button: "FREEZE/Westside/Nuclear/Freeze"; white, green, black and blue.
Gallery Label: 
This button was worn in support of the Nuclear Freeze Movement during the 1980's. The movement reached its peak in 1982-1984 and faded from national visibility soon after the reelection of Ronald Reagan to the White House in November 1984.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Beatrice J. Siegel
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group