Buttons

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Buttons Books & Ephemera

Yusef Alhakk is Innocent! [pinback button]

Yusef Alhakk is Innocent! [pinback button]

by [Alhakk, Yusef]

n.p.: n.pub, 1978. 2.25 inch diameter pinback button depicting male and female Black liberation fighters with guns; red text on a green field. Small label on back gives the year when it was collected by our consignor. Issued for the armed robbery case that landed the Black Muslim poet in prison, rather than for the much later child pornography case that put him behind bars once again.
Item Price
$45.00
Right On Brother [pinback button]

Right On Brother [pinback button]

n.p., [196-]. 1.25 inch diameter pin, white text on black background, minor wear. Union bug on edge. A byword of the Black Power movement.
Item Price
$25.00
Stuff the Jubilee [pinback button depicting a woman with a protest sign that reads "Fight the Cuts!"]

Stuff the Jubilee [pinback button depicting a woman with a protest sign that reads "Fight the Cuts!"]

[England]: [Socialist Workers Party], 1977. 1.75 inch diameter pin, surface slightly wrinkled at lower right, as made. Attributed the the British SWP's protests of public sector cuts during the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II.
Item Price
$15.00
Sign Now [pinback button]

Sign Now [pinback button]

n.p.: Vietnam Peace Parade Committee, [197-]. 1.75 inch pin, very good, referring to the Agreement on Ending the War and Restoring Peace in Vietnam.
Item Price
$22.00
Pollution is a time bomb [pinback button]

Pollution is a time bomb [pinback button]

n.p., [197-?]. 1.25 inch pin, very good.
Item Price
$12.00
[Seven different pinback buttons]

[Seven different pinback buttons]

by National Writers Union

various. Seven different pins, including one from the union's struggle with the Village Voice.
Item Price
$30.00
Cecil Knockherworst Weatherbee commemorates the second hanging of Sweet Lips: April 1972 [pinback button]

Cecil Knockherworst Weatherbee commemorates the second hanging of Sweet Lips: April 1972 [pinback button]

San Francisco: n.pub, 1972. 1.75 inch diameter button, black text on a white background with red lips; very good. Sweet Lips, a.k.a. Richard Walters, was a columnist for the Bay Area Reporter focusing on the gay gossip of the Polk and Tenderloin areas.
Item Price
$25.00
[No] Fake Gay Bars [pinback button]

[No] Fake Gay Bars [pinback button]

n.p., n.d.. 2.25 inch pin.
Item Price
$12.00
It ain't over yet! / Help fight AIDS / GMHC [pinback button]

It ain't over yet! / Help fight AIDS / GMHC [pinback button]

New York: Gay Men's Health Crisis, 1989. 2.75 x 1.75 inch rectangular pin, grey and white text on white and grey background with red middle area. Very good.
Item Price
$12.00
Viva la causa [pinback button with portrait of Emiliano Zapata]

Viva la causa [pinback button with portrait of Emiliano Zapata]

by [United Farm Workers]

n.p.: [UFW], [197-?]. 1.75 inch pin with black and white portrait of Zapata in sombrero, very good.
Item Price
$20.00
One China / US out of Taiwan [enamel pinback button]

One China / US out of Taiwan [enamel pinback button]

n.p.: n.pub, n.d.. One inch diameter pin, sturdy copper-alloy disc with enameled design and pinback soldered onto back. May have been produced by People's Pins, which was noted for radical designs in this format.
Item Price
$17.00
Expose / Replace / The Christopher St. Festival Committee [pinback button]

Expose / Replace / The Christopher St. Festival Committee [pinback button]

[New York]: [Campaign to Expose and Replace the Christopher Street Festival], 1992. 1.75 inch dameter pin, very good. In the wake of allegations that the group running the Festival had been skimming from the proceeds, organizations including Act Up and Queer Nation had demanded change in leadership.
Item Price
$20.00
Peace on Earth / Work for Peace [pinback button]

Peace on Earth / Work for Peace [pinback button]

New York: mfg. by Columbia Advertising, [196-]. 1.5-inch button, dove on green field.
Item Price
$15.00
Stop the layoffs! Jobs for all! Vote Socialist Workers [pinback button]

Stop the layoffs! Jobs for all! Vote Socialist Workers [pinback button]

New York: Socialist Workers Presidential Campaign, 1976. 1.75 inch diameter pin, very good. Though undated, the slogans mark this as a product of the 1976 campaign.
Item Price
$12.00
Solidarity Day / Social justice not Reaganomics / Sept. 19, 1981 [pinback button]
Item Price
$12.00
Bunches of Buttons

Bunches of Buttons

by Rainbow Designs

1980. Bunches of Buttons by Rainbow Designs, '80, paperback, leaflet with charted designs for cross stitch.
Item Price
$1.60
The Names Project / Volunteer [pinback button]

The Names Project / Volunteer [pinback button]

n.p.: Names Project, n.d.. Large 3-inch pin, a needle under the text, very good. Issued for the national tour of the AIDS memorial quilt.
Item Price
$12.00
[Four different pinback buttons related to labor issues at Westinghouse]

[Four different pinback buttons related to labor issues at Westinghouse]

n.p., n.d.. Four pins, the largest 2.25 inches, citing pension issues and demands for a better contract as the company made significant profits.
Item Price
$20.00
How many more? [pinback button]

How many more? [pinback button]

Philadelphia: Horn Co, 1969. Large 2.5 inch diameter pin, a few small spots in the field.
Item Price
$12.00
SOHR [pinback button]

SOHR [pinback button]

by [Save Our Human Rights]

[San Francisco]: SOHR; mfg. by Lou Greene Printers, [197-]. 1.5 inch diameter pin, manufacturer's info over the curl. The San Francisco-based group helped organize opposition to the Briggs initiative.
Item Price
$17.00
Lesbian Gay Labor Alliance [pinback button]

Lesbian Gay Labor Alliance [pinback button]

[San Francisco]: the Alliance, mfg. by H. Slater West INC, 1980. 1.25 inch diameter button with icon of gay couple, union bug, very good. Lesbian Gay Labor Alliance (early 1980s-1994) was a San Francisco pro-gay union organization that had the support of the San Francisco Labor Council. It was supplanted by Pride at Work, which has the support of the AFL-CIO.
Item Price
$15.00
Jobs - Justice - Peace - Liberation / People's Party [pinback button]

Jobs - Justice - Peace - Liberation / People's Party [pinback button]

Washington DC: People's Party, n.d.. 1.75 inch diameter pin, very good.
Item Price
$12.00
[Three different pinback buttons]

[Three different pinback buttons]

by Sign Display Union, Local 510

San Francisco: Local 510, n.d.. Three pins, 1.25 to 1.5 inches, for the union local.
Item Price
$12.00
Self-Determination / Support Material Aid Campaign [pinback button]

Self-Determination / Support Material Aid Campaign [pinback button]

n.p., n.d.. 1.75 inch diameter pin, outline map of Africa with countries of the southern tip delineated; guerrilla family with baby. Red text partly faded.
Item Price
$15.00