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Object Name: Button
Date: 1960-1975
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Medium: Metal, plastic
Dimensions: Overall: 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Place made: North America, United States, New York
Description: Circular pin-back button; map of the United States overshadowed by a dove; blue and white.
Credit Line: Gift of Beatrice J. Siegel
Object Number: 2002.70.29
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Marks: printed: on side of button: "N. G. SLATER CORP., N.Y.C. VIETNAM PEACE PARADE COMM. (212) 255-1075"

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This button was made for the Fifth Avenue Vietnam Peace Parade Committee which held a mass protest on August 6, 1966 to voice opposition to the Vietnam War.