Hospital Work is War Work

Hospital Work is War Work

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Description (Brief)
Triangular pin for insertion into a button hole. The red and white pin with an image of Caduceus reads: "Hospital Worker // A.H.A. // Hospital Work is War Work." A.H.A. likely stands for the American Hospital Association.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pin
Celluloid Pin
date made
1941-1944
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.5 cm x 2.5 cm x 2.5 cm; 3/16 in x in x in
overall: 3/16 in x 15/16 in x 3/16 in;.47625 cm x 2.38125 cm x.47625 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.0269
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.0269
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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