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Object Name: Ribbon badge: Southern NY Volunteer Firemen's Assn Newburgh NY 1918
Date: ca. 1912
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Medium: Silk, paper, bronze, brass
Dimensions: Overall: 6 x 2 3/8 x 1/4 in. ( 15.2 x 6 x 0.6 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Red silk ribbon badge suspended from rectangular bronze pin printed in black on coated paper at center "DELEGATE" surrounded by foliate design bronze border; ribbon printed in gold "SOUTHERN/ NEW YORK/ VOLUNTEER/ FIREMEN'S/ ASSOCIATION/ NEWBURGH, N.Y./ AUG 20-23,/ 1912." Bottom badge of coated paper printed in red, white and blue with intertwined letters "S/ N/ Y" inside circular brass frame.
Credit Line: Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Object Number: INV.10638
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Marks: printed in gold on back of ribbo: "KEMBLE/ 68 MYRTLE AVE. B'KLYN."