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Red Cross button

Description

Round button with white background and Red Cross symbol in center. Pin fastener.\n

Details

Maker
The Whitehead & Hoag Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1914-1918
Inscriptions
"The Whitehead & Hoag Co. / Buttons, / Badges, / Novelties / and Signs / Newark, N.J." (printed)
Location of origin
Newark, New Jersey, United States
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
metal
Object type
Advertising Medium
Places
New Jersey (United States)
Newark (Essex county, New Jersey)
Descriptive terms
Button
buttons (information artifacts)
metal
People and organizations
Red Cross
Dimensions
2/16 (H), 14/16 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3378
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222705

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