BEAME/WAGNER/SCREVANE

BEAME/WAGNER/SCREVANE
Title
BEAME/WAGNER/SCREVANE
Date 
1961
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Description 
"BEAME/WAGNER/SCREVANE." White and blue letters on blue, white, orange.
Credit Line 
Gift of Glen Fleischman
Object Number 
2008.18.1.21
Gallery Label 
In the 1961 municipal election this Democratic "balanced ticket" of Robert F. Wagner (1910-1991) for Mayor, Abraham Beame (1906-2001) for Comptroller, and Paul R. Screvane (1914-2001) for President of the City Council defeated the Republicans. Wagner was Mayor from 1954-65; Beame later became Mayor from 1974-1977
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group