Lapel pin promoting affirmative action

Manufactured by
Unidentified
Commissioned by
McDonald's Corporation, American, founded 1955
Medium
metal, enamel
Dimensions
H x W x D: 1 x 1/4 in. (2.5 x 0.6 cm)
Type
lapel pins
Date
late 20th century
Description
A circular lapel pin with black, yellow, and red enamel. The face of the pin features the McDonald's logo under the words [AFFIRMATIVE ACTION] which curve along the top edge of the pin. Below the logo there is a jagged yellow field where the words [PASSION / ENERGY / COMMITMENT] are printed in black. The back has a straight pin with Ballou clutch fastener.
Topic
African American
Business
Communication
Justice
Politics (Practical)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.178.1
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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