Pinback button for the Shirley Chisholm presidential campaign

Manufactured by
Unidentified
Subject of
Chisholm, Shirley Anita, American, 1924 - 2005
Date
1972
Medium
metal and plastic
Dimensions
Diameter: 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
Description
White button with red letters at the top reading "Catalyst for Change." In the center of the button is the phrase "Shirley Chisolm For President" written with blue letters.
Place used
United States, North and Central America
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Type
buttons (information artifacts)
Topic
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
2011.159.3.33
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59cb18612-67cb-4870-b694-33326a897ab2