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Badge

Object Number: 
2001.226
Date: 
1936
Medium: 
Metal, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 1 5/16 in. ( 5.7 x 3.4 cm )
Description: 
Metal pin-backdelegate's badge "NEW YORK/ALTERNATE/GOODHUE LIVINGSTON JR/REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION/1936/CLEVELAND; ribbon attached to hanging medallion in red and gold.
Gallery Label: 
Goodhue Livingston, Jr. (1897-1994) served as New York Alternate delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1936. An independent investor, Livingston was a former member of the New York City Planning Commission from 1945 to 1960. This delegate's badge was donated to the Society by his daughter, Lorna Livingston.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lorna Livingston
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group