Political button

Object Number: 
2008.39.6
Medium: 
Metal and plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Description: 
"Ruth/Messenger/Manhattan Borough President/Rangel," blue on white
Gallery Label: 
Ruth Messenger, (1940- ), Democrat, was elected Manhattan Borough President in 1989 and 1993. Charles B. Rangel, (1930- ) a member of the House of Representatives since 1970, was part of teh Democratic Party ticket during those years.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Roberta Gratz
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group