Red Cross button

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1914-1918

GUSN

GUSN-222705

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

buttons (information artifacts)
metal
Button

Inscription

"The Whitehead & Hoag Co. / Buttons, / Badges, / Novelties / and Signs / Newark, N.J." (printed)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

People and Organizations

Red Cross

Maker

The Whitehead & Hoag Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Newark, New Jersey, United States

Object Type

Advertising Medium

Dimensions

2/16 (H), 14/16 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.3378

Places

New Jersey (United States)
Newark (Essex county, New Jersey)