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Seven Civil Rights Era Pinback Buttons and a Black Power Buckle

Auction:
3075B
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Discovery - 3075B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 09, 2018 4:00PM

Description:

Seven Civil Rights Era Pinback Buttons and a Black Power Buckle, including two SNCC United We Shall Overcome; Political Prisoners of U.S.A. Fascism; Angela is Free; Poor People's Campaign 1968; Make the Black Vote Count; and I Have a Dream, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Estimate $200-250


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Martin Luther King , Jr., Activism, African-American Civil Rights Movement, Black Power, Counterculture of the 1960s, Identity politics, Martin Luther King Jr., Nonviolence, Poor People's Campaign, Selma to Montgomery marches, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, We Shall Overcome, United States

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