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Campaign button

Object Number: 
2001.49
Date: 
2001
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 in. ( 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on obverse of button: "BETSY/GOTBAUM/PUBLIC/ADVOCATE"
Description: 
Circular pin-back slogan button from Betsy Gotbaum's 2001 campaign for Public Advocate.
Gallery Label: 
Betsy Gotbaum, President of the New-York Historical Society from 1995 to 2001, campaigned for Public Advocate in 2001 as a Democratic Party candidate.
Credit Line: 
Anonymous gift
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group