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Governor John Johnson mourning badge
Description Governor John A. Johnson mourning badge worn by a member of the state legislature. Johnson, a three-term Governor of Minnesota, was the state's first Minnesota-born governor and the first to die in office, on September 21, 1909. Badge made by the Western Badge and Novelty Company in St. Paul Minnesota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 7 1/4 inches height
2 3/4 inches width
Nomenclature Badge
Subjects Johnson, John Albert
Politics and government
Rites of passage
Badges, Buttons & Medals. Government. Political Elections
Dates Creation: Exactly 1909
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1989.220.84