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Buffalo, New York Owney tag
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Owney, American, c. 1888 - 1897
Diameter: 1 1/2 in. (3.81 cm)
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May 24, 1893
Postal workers at the Buffalo, New York, post office presented this round brass tag to Owney on May 24, 1893. It is one of the earliest tags in Owney’s collection. At first, Owney did not travel far from home, including this May trip.
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