1996.004.008

Catalog Date: 
07/02/2009
Gparent: 
8: Communication Artifact
Object Name: 
Button
Parent: 
Advertising Medium
Provenance: 
made probably in 1976 and used for the bicentennial; shows Basque Patriotism
Record As: 
Gift
Record Date: 
7/1/96
Record From: 
Juanita "Jay" Hormaechea
Subjects: 
Basque Bicentennial Birthday United States
Metal button with white front; the front has in the center the Liberty Bell in brown and it is surrounded by writing in blue lettering on the bottom on top and bottom with two blue lines surrounding the lettering; the top says "200 Years Of Freedom" and the bottom says "Happy Birthday America"; on the outside of the two blue lines is red lettering on the top and bottom and a red line around it; the red lettering on top says "National Basque Festival" while the bottom in smaller letters says "Elko 1976 Nevada"; on back is bent metal pin that is folded upon itself and an arrow going through a circle with " Made in U.S.A." etched over it; Found in a box in CS1 by Jeff Washburn on 7/2/2009