New Jersey State Convention badge

Description (Brief)
Pinback button with illustration of a woman in a swimsuit sitting on a beachfront and the Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks logo, a red star between elk antlers. Purple plastic ribbon with white print hangs from the button.
The button is a guest badge from the New Jersey State Convention of June 21-22, 1923, in Asbury Park, N.J.
Object Name
badge
maker
Whitehead & Hoag Company
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2.5 cm x 6.5 cm; in x 2 9/16 in
place made
United States: New Jersey, Newark
referenced
United States: New Jersey, Asbury Park
ID Number
2006.0098.1324
catalog number
2006.0098.1324
accession number
2006.0098
subject
Celluloid
Coins, Currency and Medals
Fraternal Associations
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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