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Accession number XX.2014.6
Object ID XX.2014.6.65
Object Name Poster
Date 1977
Title Visit the New York Botanical Garden Conservatory. MTA Gets You There.
Scope & Content Poster for the New York Botanical Garden Conservatory, for station display. Designed by Chermayeff & Geismar Associates, with a brightly-colored illustration of flowers, leaves, and foliage by Ivan Chermayeff.

Lower left of poster indicates MTA methods to get to the museum, and lower right has the MTA "M" logo as well as the slogan "Provided as a public service by Mobil".

This is one of a series of posters by Chermayeff & Geismar.

Poster is on matte paper.

Also note: Conrail station "Botanical Garden" is listed as a nearby transit point.
Extent of Description One 45.75" H x 59/5" W poster
Subjects Botanical gardens
People/ Corporations Mobil Oil
Chermayeff & Geismar Associates
Chermayeff, Ivan
New York Botanical Garden
Station Bedford Park Boulevard-Lehman College Station (IRT Woodlawn Line)
Allerton Avenue Station (IRT White Plains Road Line)
Number of images 1