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Guide to the Messages for the President-Elect Collection
2016-2017
 MS 3027

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Creator: New-York Historical Society.
Title: Messages for the President-Elect collection
Dates: 2016-2017
Abstract: The collection includes about 5,700 sticky notes from New-York Historical Society’s special installation Messages for the President-Elect. Inspired by artist Matthew “Levee” Chavez’s work  Subway Therapy,  Messages consisted of notes posted to N-YHS’s front glass wall by visitors expressing thoughts concerning the upcoming inauguration of Donald J. Trump as U.S. President. The special installation was in place from 20 December 2016-20 January 2017.
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet in one record carton
Mixed materials [Box]: 1
Call Phrase: MS 3027