Accession Number: C.2012.167.1
Dimensions: 13 in X 17 in X 4 in
Dimensions (Metric): 33.02 cm X 43.18 cm X 10.16 cm
Credit Line: Gift of the Governor George E. Pataki Leadership and Learning Center
Plexiglas display case with velvet interior containing the 9/11 and WTC related lapel pin collection belonging to Governor George Pataki. Many of the pins are patriotic in nature or depict first responder units or the Twin Towers. An engraved plaque on the case reads: "Honorable George E. Pataki | Governor of the State of New York | For Exceptional Leadership | New York Building Congress May 23, 2002."
These pins were given to New York State Governor, George Pataki during his periodic visits to Ground Zero during the recovery period.