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Political button

Object Number: 
2008.39.23
Medium: 
Metal and plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Description: 
"Re-elect Al/Blumenthal," blue and red on white, with blue stars
Gallery Label: 
Democrat from manhattan served in the New York State Assembly from 1962-1977. He was the Liberal Party candidate for mayor in 1973.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Roberta Gratz
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group