CUNY WORKS

Object Number: 
2011.40.4
Date: 
1970-1990
Medium: 
Plastic, metal
Dimensions: 
Diameter: 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Description: 
Blue on white, text: "CUNY / WORKS."
Gallery Label: 
In 1961 the City University of New York was founded by merging the city's existing five senior and two community colleges. Since the 1970s, the University has had to fight to maintain an adequate budget. This button was probably issued during one of those battles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ted and Eileen Rowland
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group