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AZ State College Souvenir Tray

Object Name: Tray
Date: circa 1952
12 x 18 x 1 in. (30.5 x 45.7 x 2.5 cm)
Medium: Metal
Catalog number: 99.8.2
DescriptionThe black metal tray with gold painted edges on the rim has an aerial photo of "Arizona State" in color. The lower end has a football field; the upper right has the Butte center top, the Mill Ave Bridge with trees and buildings of the time in between. Mill Avenue runs across the left corner. Top back has loop for hanging. There is a lot of green depicted, even on the Butte.
ProvenanceThe tray was acquired by donor Carolyn Heater's husband, Lowell. Lowell worked 37.5 years for ASU as busboy, custodian, and then in the central plant. He got the tray from the College Bookstore which was clearing them out as trash. It had a sentimental value to him.

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