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Badge

Object Number: 
1997.6.128
Date: 
1995
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 in. ( 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal badge "Hunter College/125th/1870-1995/Anniversary"; white and purple.
Gallery Label: 
Founded in 1870 by Irish immigrant and social reformer Thomas Hunter as a teacher-training school for women, Hunter College has long enjoyed a distinguished reputation for liberal arts and sciences and professional schools. This button was worn to celebrate the 125th anniversary of Hunter College.
Credit Line: 
Gfit of Mildred Speiser
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group