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Political button

Object Number: 
2008.39.9
Medium: 
Metal and plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Description: 
"Carol/Greitzer," green letters on blue, white swirls, unusual graphics
Gallery Label: 
A liberal Democrat, Greitzer represented Greenwich Village in the New York City Council from 1969-1991, when she resigned to run (unsuccessfully) for Mayor. She was an active member of the Village Independent Democrats.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Roberta Gratz
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group