Pinback button promoting reparations for the Tulsa Riot

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Manufactured by
Unidentified
Medium
ink on paper, plastic, metal
Dimensions
H x W x D: 1 3/4 × 1 3/4 × 5/16 in. (4.4 × 4.4 × 0.8 cm)
Type
buttons (information artifacts)
Place collected
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 2000
Description
A red pinback button with white lettering centered in the middle that reads “REPARATIONS / NOW! / GREENWOOD / CULTURAL CENTER / TULSA, OK.”
Topic
African American
Activism
American South
American West
Race relations
United States--History
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Eddie Faye Gates, Tulsa OK, author, historian, community activist
Object number
2014.117.2
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Exhibition
Power of Place
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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