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Medium:
rayon; metal; paper; plastic
Dimensions:
Height x Width (overall): 5 x 2 3/4 in. (12.7 x 6.99 cm)
Type:
Labor Unions & Associations Material
Place:
Ohio
Date:
1941
Description:
Convention badge from the National Convention of the National Association of Post Office Mechanics (NAPOM) was worn by Orville P Clark, national president, of Minneapolis, Minnesota. The convention was held in Cincinnati, Ohio, August 25-28, 1941.
The NAPOM was founded in 1937. The union changed its name in 1945 and by 1947 it merged with the National Association of Post Office Custodial Employees to become the National Association of Post Office and General Service Maintenance Employees. On July 1, 1971, this union merged with four others to found the American Postal Workers Union.
Topic:
World War II (1939-1945)  Search this
Postal Employees  Search this
Object number:
2002.2006.16
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2002.2006.16