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Object Name Novelty
Date ca. 1985-1989
Description Political campaign item; kitchen-type sponge, yellow color, printed in red: "Keep / Borough President / Lamberti / DIP IN WATER - SEE WHAT HAPPENS".
(Keywords: Twentieth Century, Politics, New York City)
Ownership and History Ralph J. Lamberti, a Democrat, served as Staten Island's Borough President from 1984 to 1989.
Earliest Date 1985
Latest Date 1989
Subjects Political campaigns
Lexicon Sub-category Advertising Medium
Catalog Number X14.0011
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, October 2014.
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