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Badge: delegate Flushing, NY Oct. 1906

Object Number: 
INV.10515
Date: 
1906
Medium: 
metal, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 3 x 5 in. ( 2.5 x 7.6 x 12.7 cm )
Marks: 
pin: "DELEGATE/11TH ANNUAL CONVENTION" badge: "OCT./16&17/1906/E. PLURIBUS UNUM/SOUTHERN N.Y. VOL. FIREMEN'S ASSN./FLUSHING, N.Y."
Description: 

Brass-colored metal pin with text, "DELEGATE/11TH ANNUAL CONVENTION". Red ribbon suspended from pin, with metal badge attached to ribbon. Badge features two firefighters flanking a central fire house. Text on badge reads, "OCT./16&17/1906/E. PLURIBUS UNUM/SOUTHERN N.Y. VOL. FIREMEN'S ASSN./FLUSHING, N.Y."

Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group