Collar Clip

Object Number: 
2002.1.4595
Date: 
1940-1945
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 7/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A white metal collar clip printed in green "Don't Join/ Jim Crow/ Army". Probably a reference to the movement to discourage African-American enlistment during World War II in response to the persistence of institutionalized segregation and discrimination in the U.S. Army during that era.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group