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Catalog Number 01.0005.002
Object Name Novelty
Title "Mad as a Hatter" Campaign Materials
Description 01.0005.002.01 - "Mad as a Hatter" sticker
01.0005.002.02 - "Mad as a Hatter" sticker
01.0005.002.03 - "Mad as a Hatter" button
01.0005.002.04 - "Mad as a Hatter" button
01.0005.002.05 - "Mad as a Hatter" button
01.0005.002.06 - "Mad as a Hatter" tee shirt

Stickers and buttons are round with white backgrounds. Across the top in red is "Mad as a Hatter?" Across bottom in green and red is "Campaign for a Mercury Free NIH". Center picture in blue/green/red is of Mr. Safety Link dressed as the Mad Hatter holding a "no Hg" sign. Tee shirt has retouched illustration from the 1861 "Alice in Wonderland" by Lewis Carrol with Mr. Safety Link as the Mad Hatter at tea.
Captain Edward H. Rau
Date 2001
Accession number 01.0005.002
Caption "Mad as a Hatter" Campaign Materials
Catalog date 2001-05-07
Catalog type History
Provenance April 26, 2001 began the campaing to totally rid NIH of mercury-containing items. the First NIH-pollution prevention campaign launched. Conceived in January 2001, the campaign uses the web, a web pledge, brochures, etc. to educate the NIH community about mercury. It has also been adopted by the FDA, CDC, and Indian Health Center. The campaign is reaching into the community around NIH to educate families and school children.
Number of images 2
Updated 2017-03-15
Condition Excellent
Organizations NIH; OD, ORS, Division of Safety
Buildings Building 13
NIH Property # none
Old NIH Property # none
Serial # none
People Rau, Edward H.