Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
ca. 1995
Medium 
Metal, paper, plastic
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 cm )
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."
Credit Line 
Gift of Toni Ellen Heisler
Object Number 
2003.64.24
Marks 
crimp: black lettering "COALITION AGAINST LINCOLN WEST, 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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group