Badge: delegate Poughkepsie, NY Oct. 1909

Object Number: 
INV.10514
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
metal, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 3 x 5 in. ( 2.5 x 7.6 x 12.7 cm )
Marks: 
pin: "DELEGATE/POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. 1909" badge: "37/ANNUAL CONVENTION/NEW YORK STATE FIREMEN'S ASSN."
Description: 

Metal pin with suspended ribbon and badge. Pin with text reads, "DELEGATE/POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. 1909". Small metal shield depciting a beehive is attached to the pin by chain links. Red ribbon is attached to the back of the pin with suspended Maltese cross badge. Central section of the badge depicts a bridge over the Hudson River with a sailboat passing underneath. Text on badge reads, "37/ANNUAL CONVENTION/NEW YORK STATE FIREMEN'S ASSN."

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