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Badge: Member...Poughkepsie NY August 1933

Badge: Member...Poughkepsie NY August 1933
Title
Badge: Member...Poughkepsie NY August 1933
Date 
1933
Medium 
Silk, brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 x 1 7/8 x 1/8 in. ( 10.2 x 4.8 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
Brass badge suspended from red silk ribbon and rectangular; ribbon printed in gold with: "MEMBER/61ST ANNUAL/CONVENTION/POUGHKEEPSIE, NY/AUGUST/1933"; badge with scene of bridge, and "FIRE MENS ASSOCIATION/ STATE OF/NEW YORK".
Credit Line 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Object Number 
INV.10430
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group