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Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
ca. 1994
Medium 
Metal, paper, plastic
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 cm )
Description 
Circular political pin-back button; Emancipation March On Washington August 28 1963; white background with blue lettering; image of a blue toliet, emphasizing the flushing of the work "RUSH"; "FLUSH / RUSH / LINBAUGH"
Credit Line 
Gift of Toni Ellen Heisler
Object Number 
2003.64.27
Gallery Label 
Rush Linbaugh is a politically conservative disc jockey and author. In 1994, Brian Keliher, Brian Keliber, and C. Laurin published a book, entitled "Flush Rush," in opposition to his political views.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group