York University Libraries | Clara Thomas Archives & Special Collections online exhibits

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Item consists of one round, white, metal button. An image similar to the "Fathers of Confederation" portrait, with men dressed in 19th century clothing sitting at a table. Image includes 20th century dressed men and women surrounding the Fathers of…

Image consists of one round, white, metal button. At the centre is a rainbow-coloured image of the maple leaf. Above the image, in uppercase, black text it reads: "Growing together". Below image, in uppercase, black text it reads" "S'epanouir…

Image consists of one round, white, metal button. At the centre is an image of a maple leaf outlined in red and two maple leaf seeds. Above the image, in uppercase red text it reads:"Heritage has its day".

Image consists of one square, white, metal button. At the centre is an image of a red maple leaf with a red heart. Above the image in uppercase red text it reads:"We're Canadian". Right of the image, in a vertical direction, in uppercase red text it…

Image consists of one round, white, metal button. At the centre is an image of Maurice Bishop. Above the image in red text it reads:"5th anniversary of the Revolution". Below text, in red text it reads:"March 13, 1984". Below the image, in uppercase…

Image consists of one round, white, metal button. At the centre is a black and white image of the Mighty Sparrow. Above the image in uppercase red letters, semi-circular text reads:"Calypso king of the world". Below the image, in uppercase red…

Image consists of one round, white, metal button. An image of a figure wearing a straw hat and playing two steel pans beside two palm trees. Beside the figure is an image of a red hibiscus flower. In the centre of the image in stylized red text it…

Image consists of one round, orange, metal button. At the centre black outline stylized text reads:"Caribbean focus on you". The "o" in "you" is a smiley face.

Image consists of one round, light green, metal button. At the centre is an image of a red cactus flower. Above the image in uppercase, black text reads:"Congress of black women". Below the cactus in uppercase, black text reads: "Ontario".

Image consists of one round, white, metal button. At the centre is an image of a black female figure with head-wrap. Below image, in semi-circle, uppercase black text reads:"International Black Women's Congress".

Image consists of one round, white, metal button. At the centre is an image of hands shaking above a maple leaf and the Jamaican coat of arms. Above this image in uppercase, red text reads:"Jamaican Canadian". Below the image in uppercase, red text…

Image consists of one round, yellow, metal button. Several lines of black text in semi-cirlce. First line of text reads:"V. Let black children talk!" Second line of text reads:"Congress of Black Women". Third line of text reads: "of Canada. Fourth…

Image consists of one round, coloured, metal button. At the centre there is an image of a black maple leaf. Above the maple leaf in uppercase, black text reads: "National Black Coalition of Canada". Below the maple leaf in uppercase, black text…

Image consists of one round, white, metal button. At the centre is a stylized image of a white maple leaf superimposed on a black tree. To the right of this image is a white drinking gourd. To the left of this image is a black cross superimposed on a…

Image consists of one round, yellow, metal button. At the centre is an image of three female figures in motion. Above the image the first line of black text reads: "Congress of Black Women of Canada". Below this line the black text reads: "On the…

Image consists of one round, orange, metal button. At the top there is an image of a black hand with the word "unity" spelled out on each finger. An image of an orange figure is superimposed over the hand. Below this image on four lines, in…

Image consists of one round, grey, metal button. In the background there is an image of a female profile. At the top white text reads:"April 17, 1985". Below that, in uppercase, blue text reads:"A date". The next line reads:"With equality". Below…

Image consists of one round, white, metal button. In the top centre is an image of a pink female symbol with a closed fist in the circle part. Above the image in uppercase, pink text reads:"Bread and roses in the 80s". Below the image pink text…

Image consists of one round, white, metal button. In the centre is an image of a red rose. Superimposed on the red rose in white text reads:"End violence". The line below this, in white text reads:"for our daughters". Above the rose in black text…

Image consists of one round, purple, metal button. In the centre there is an image of a thunderbolt under the uppercase text:"All". Above the image uppercase, yellow text reads:"Commit to". Below the image, uppercase, yellow text reads:"Our…