1959 National Convention Badges

Title

1959 National Convention Badges

Subject

Badge

Description

Badge commemorating the 41st National Convention held in 1959 in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN. The American Legion emblem and city are on the front of the badge. The ribbon colors include blue in the center bordered by red, yellow, green, light and dark blue, and olive green.

Source

Emil A. Blackmore Museum (catalog no. 2012-0097.545)

Date

1959

Format

Physical object; brooch 1.5 x 2 in.; ribbon 1.5 x 2.5 in.

Language

en

Type

Physical object

Identifier

2012-0097.545

Coverage

Minneapolis College, 1501 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403

Citation

“1959 National Convention Badges,” The Emil A. Blackmore Museum, accessed June 28, 2022, https://legionmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/468.

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