Manufactured by
Monarch Novelty, American
Subject of
Phillips, Channing E., American, 1928 - 1987
Date
1968
Medium
metal and plastic
Dimensions
Diameter (depth includes pin): 2 1/4 x 1/4 in. (5.7 x 0.7 cm)
Description
A metal and plastic pinback button. Over a white background, blue text in the center reads: [CHANNING / PHILLIPS / FOR / PRESIDENT]. Around the edge, printed in red text is: [END THE WAR -- REMAKE THE CITIES -- FREE D.C.]. The back of the pin has a metal fastener without a clasp. Red text around the edge of the back of the pin reads: [Monarch Novelty Co. Wash D C]. The text is followed by illegible numbers.
Place used
United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Type
buttons (information artifacts)
Topic
Activism
Local and regional
Politics
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Anonymous Gift
Object number
2011.105.1
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5eb085a23-b3ec-4812-b90c-5807924117ee

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