1972 National Convention Badge

Title

1972 National Convention Badge

Subject

Badge

Description

Distinguished Guest badge commemorating the 54th National Convention held on Aug. 18-24, 1972 in Chicago, IL. The American Legion emblem and city-specific attractions 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. 2012-0097.652)

Date

1972

Format

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

Language

en

Type

Physical object

Identifier

2012-0097.652

Coverage

Chicago, IL

Citation

“1972 National Convention Badge,” The Emil A. Blackmore Museum, accessed June 28, 2022, https://legionmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/481.

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