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March 16, 2015

Save the BWCA button

Filed under: Item of the Day — Jason Onerheim @ 12:01 am

A “Save the BWCA” button advocating for the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness Act introduced by Minnesota Congressman Jim Oberstar in 1975. The act was signed into law by President Jimmy Carter on October 21, 1978.

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