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Object Name: Whistle
Date: 1970s
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Medium: Plastic
Dimensions: Overall: 1 x 2 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 7 cm )
Description: Blue whistle with white printed text: "SENIOR CITIZENS/ Blow The Whistle/ On Crime"; bell logo and "New York Telephone" printed below.
Credit Line: Gift of Arlene Schulman
Object Number: 2003.68.2
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This item was owned by Esther Nachman (1902-1998), the material great-aunt of the donor. Esther was born in Greece, grew up on the Lower East Side, and spent much of her adult life living in the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx.