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Great Northern Railway Veterans Association badge
Purple satin ribbon with gold lettering which reads: 'HONORARY/MEMBER/VETERANS/ASSOCIATION/GREAT NORTHERN/RAILWAY/Organized Feb. 23, 1913/UNITY LOYALTY/FRATERNITY.' Attached to ribbon is a gold-colored metal clasp and pendant with a rendering of James J. Hill in relief encircled by "Veterans Association of the Great Northern Railway". Badge is housed in a green velvet-lined black cardboard case with a gold-stamped advertisement for the Western Badge and Novelty Company of St. Paul, Minnesota, 1913-1916.
Content Category: artifacts
7 1/4 inches width
2 3/4 inches height
3/4 inches depth
Issued by: Veterans Association of the Great Northern Railway
Made by: Western Badge & Novelty Co.
Hill, James J. (James Jerome)
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Badges, Buttons & Medals. Business & Commercial
Creation: Not earlier than 1913 - Not later than 1916
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2002.185.2.1,2 (Accession Number)