Pinback button for SNCC's One Man One Vote campaign

Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, American, 1960 - 1970s
Date
ca. 1965
Medium
metal, ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W x D: 1 3/16 x 1 x 1/8 in. (3 x 2.5 x 0.3 cm)
Description
A Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee pin back button with the top half in black with white text and the bottom half in white with black text. In the middle, center is [SNCC] with the letters split in half with the top half in white and the bottom half in black. The text on the button reads: [ONE MAN / SNCC / ONE VOTE]. On the reverse is a small, white, round sticker with the number [173] and a pin without a fastener.
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement
Civil Rights Movement
Type
buttons (information artifacts)
Topic
Activism
Civil Rights
Politics (Practical)
United States--History--1961-1969
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.159.2
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5aeeaafee-c14c-4230-9d95-4b3e37f10c36