Ribbon badge: Southern NY Volunteer Firemen's Assn Newburgh NY 1918

Object Number: 
INV.10638
Date: 
ca. 1912
Medium: 
Silk, paper, bronze, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 2 3/8 x 1/4 in. ( 15.2 x 6 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
printed in gold on back of ribbo: "KEMBLE/ 68 MYRTLE AVE. B'KLYN."
Description: 
Red silk ribbon badge suspended from rectangular bronze pin printed in black on coated paper at center "DELEGATE" surrounded by foliate design bronze border; ribbon printed in gold "SOUTHERN/ NEW YORK/ VOLUNTEER/ FIREMEN'S/ ASSOCIATION/ NEWBURGH, N.Y./ AUG 20-23,/ 1912." Bottom badge of coated paper printed in red, white and blue with intertwined letters "S/ N/ Y" inside circular brass frame.
Credit Line: 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group