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Bella for senate

Object Number: 
2008.18.1.17
Date: 
1976
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
Description: 
"Bella for senate." White silhouette of Bella Abzug on blue background; blue letters.
Gallery Label: 
In 1976, Bella Abzug, after many years in the U.S. House of Representatives, ran for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate. She was defeated by Daniel Patrick Moynihan in a contest which also included Ramsey Clark, Paul O'Dwyer, and Abraham Hirschfeld.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Glen Fleischman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group