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Third Lliberty Loan button

2006.44.2727 (RS96935)

Description

Satin red, white, and blue striped ribbon. The blue stripe is on top, followed by white, then red. In the white stripe there is black typing. Attached to the left hand side is a small button that has a red border with a blue inner circle. Inside the blue circle is white typing and a white picture of the liberty bell.

Details

Maker
The Whitehead & Hoag Co. (Manufacturer)
Inscriptions
"THIRD LIBERTY LOAN" (Black typing)
"Third / Liberty Loan" (White typing on pin with liberty bell in the middle)
Location of origin
Newark, New Jersey
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
satin
Object type
Advertising Medium
Places
New Jersey (United States)
Newark (Essex county, New Jersey)
Descriptive terms
Button
buttons (information artifacts)
satin
Dimensions
1 3/8 (W), 4/5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2727
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
194456

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