Metal, cardboard, and plastic
Overall: 1 1/2 in. ( 3.8 cm )
Pin-Back Button; metal, cardboard, and plastic; red with white lettering; "N.D.C. / Lindsay / DEMS"
John V. Lindsay (1921-2001) served as Mayor of New York City 1965 to 1972, during a tumultuous period of the city's history. Lindsay faced a long public transit strike, a teacher's strike, race riots, and huge municipal expenditures. He was unsuccessful in seeking the Democratic presidential nomination in 1972 and was an unsuccessful candidate for the U.S. Senate in 1980.
Gift of Patricia Falk
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