The Anacostia Community Museum will be closed from January 8, 2024-March 22, 2024. We will reopen on Saturday, March 23, 2024 with our next exhibition, A Bold and Beautiful Vision: A Century of Black Arts Education in Washington, DC,1900-2000. We hope you will join us! 

Pinback Button, 'Re-Elect David Eaton"

Object Details

Medium
metal, plastic, paper
Dimensions
5/16 × 2 3/8 in. (0.8 × 6 cm)
Cite As
Gift of the Family of Howard Croft
Caption
This black and white pinback button promoted the re-election of David Eaton for the District of Columbia’s Board of Education. The pin reads “Re-Elect / David Eaton / At-Large / Board of Education”. Eaton served three separate terms as at-large member during the 1980s.
The button is among more than 200 collected by longtime Anacostia resident and social justice advocate Howard Croft.
---
Museum staff are continuously researching and improving collection records. If you have more information about this object, please contact us at ACMcollections@si.edu, including the object's Accession Number.
Accession Number
2022.14.208
Type
button
See more items in
Anacostia Community Museum Collection
Data Source
Anacostia Community Museum
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dl835f7eef6-40fa-4da1-9b1c-9dd5cf19e0c1
Record ID
acm_2022.14.208
Back to Top