United Nations Outlaw Nuclear Weapons!

Object Number: 
2002.70.55
Date: 
1975-1985
Medium: 
Metal, plastic
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 1/4 in. ( 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on side of button: "24TH OCTOBER COALITION, C/O WSP [illegible] PHILADELPHIA, PA 19109"
Description: 
Circular pin-back button: "UNITED NATIONS/OUTLAW/NUCLEAR/WEAPONS!"; image of nuclear bomb cloud rising in center; white, pink and black.
Gallery Label: 
This button is part of a nationwide protest against the authorization of the use of nuclear weapons in war.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Beatrice J. Siegel
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group