Pinback button supporting the Scottsboro Boys
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|Caption||A circular pin-back button with red typeface and a graphic of two arms (representing the International Labor Defense) bending open prison bars with nine men's busts below. Red type at the top reads: [SAVE / THE / SCOTTSBORO / BOYS]. The back of the pin has a paper backing with handwriting and print that reads: [5383 / Eagle Regalia Co / 298 Broadway / New York]. A logo of the maker is below the type. Date: 1920s. Record ID: nmaahc_2012.86.|
|Artwork medium||celluloid and metal|
|Credit||Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture|
|Pinback button supporting Scottsboro Boys circular pin-back red typeface graphic arms representing International Labor Defense bending open prison bars men busts Justice Law Discrimination Race History|
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|YSH000514||3,629 x 3,437 pixels||7|
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