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“The Deacon” Name Tag

“The Deacon” Name Tag

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Description
WANN radio DJ “The Deacon” used this name tag during the 1950s and 1960s in Annapolis, Maryland. The blue fabric name tag is on a pin-back rectangular brass frame that reads “THE DEACON.” A blue ribbon hangs from the brass frame that reads “WANN/DIAL/1190” in gold lettering.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
name tag
Physical Description
textile (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 in x 2 1/4 in x 3/8 in; 12.7 cm x 5.715 cm x.9525 cm
ID Number
2002.0319.07
accession number
2002.0319
catalog number
2002.0319.07
Credit Line
Gift of Morris H. Blum
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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