Button

Object Number: 
2003.64.24
Date: 
ca. 1995
Medium: 
Metal, paper, plastic
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 cm )
Marks: 
crimp: black lettering "COALITION AGAINST LINCOLN WEST, INC."
Description: 
Circular political pin-back button; white background with black and red lettering; image of a green cartoon monster destroying buildings; "COALITION FOR A LIVABLE WEST SIDE / STOP / OVERDEVELOPMENT / CLW INC."
Gallery Label: 
The Coalition for a Livable West Side, formed in 1981, is a grass roots all-volunteer, community-based environmental organization. In 1995, the Coalition unsuccessfully petitioned the City of New York to prevent the building of Lincoln West.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Toni Ellen Heisler
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group