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Pinback Button, "Gay/Lesbian Vote 85"

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metal, plastic, paper
3/16 × 1 3/4 in. (0.4 × 4.4 cm)
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Gift of the Family of Howard Croft
This round pinback button advocated for gays and lesbians’ rights. The pin reads “Gay/Lesbian / Vote 85” at the center, with rows of light blue stars and pink triangles below and above. The message was promoted by the Gay and Lesbian Independent Democrats of New York.
The button is among more than 200 collected by longtime Anacostia resident and social justice advocate Howard Croft.
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