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.
Medal, Commemorative, Charles A. Lindbergh / City of Buffalo, New York
Copper Alloy (Bronze)
3-D: 4 × 0.3cm (1 9/16 × 1/8 in.)
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Bronze commemorative Charles A. Lindbergh / City of Buffalo, New York medal; Obverse: relief of Charles A. Lindbergh with his mother Evangeline Lindbergh; Reverse: Seal of the City of Buffalo depicted.
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
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