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Pin-back button for N.A.A.C.P. Legal Defense Fund anti-lynching campaign

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Created by
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909
Subject of
NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc., American, founded 1940
Medium
metal, plastic and ink on paper
Dimensions
Diameter: 3/4 in. (1.9 cm)
Type
buttons (information artifacts)
Date
1940s
Topic
African American
Hate crimes
Law
Politics (Practical)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Dawn Simon Spears and Alvin Spears, Sr.
Object number
2011.159.3.12
Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture