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Badge: NY State Firemen's Assn. Lockport NY Aug 1896

Badge: NY State Firemen's Assn. Lockport NY Aug 1896
Title
Badge: NY State Firemen's Assn. Lockport NY Aug 1896
Date 
ca. 1896
Medium 
Paper, wood, silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 7/8 x 4 3/4 x 1/4 in. ( 30.2 x 12.1 x 0.6 cm )
Description 
White paper ribbon with painted gold eagle at top under paper bow with gold printed center seal; ribbon printed in gold and red "DELEGATE/ TWENTY FOURTH/ ANNUAL/ NEW YORK STATE/ FIREMEN'S/ ASSOCIATION/ LOCKPORT, N.Y./ AUG. 18, 19, 20, 21,/ 1896"; brown wooden convex circle attached with white silk ribbon stamped with "CONVENTION" surrounded by painted gold border of fire hose crossed at bottom with helmet and axe at center.
Object Number 
INV.10640
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group