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Honoree:
Owney, American, c. 1888 - 1897  Search this
Medium:
metal (brass) / engraved
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/4 x 2 in. (4.45 x 5.08 cm)
Type:
Seals, Symbols & Signage
Place of Origin:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Date:
September 5, 1894
Description:
This tag marks Owney’s travels on a branch line of the Cincinnati, Hamilton and Dayton railway. Ainslie and Phyllis Carter of Cincinnati, Ohio presented this tag to Owney on September 5, 1894.
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Object number:
0.052985.103
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.052985.103