Pinback button

Object Number: 
2002.1.3731
Date: 
1901
Medium: 
Celluloid, paper, metal
Dimensions: 
1/4 x 7/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A white pinback campaign button with a black and white photo lithographic portrait of a mustached man flanked by red, white and blue stripes encircled by "For Mayor/ Seth Low". Seth Low (1850-1916) was the Mayor of Brooklyn, 1880-1885, the President of Columia College and the Mayor of all five boroughs of New York City, elected in 1901.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group