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Deep Waterway Convention 1909 delegate pin

 
ID Number: 1976.80
Title: Deep Waterway Convention 1909 delegate pin
Title Type: assigned
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: pins (jewelry)
Collection Type: Personal Accessories
Artist/Maker: T. Hausmann & Sons (manufacturer) -- More information
Date: Created for 1909
Process/Technique: Metal alloy
Materials: metal
Diameter: 1 3/8 inches Height in inches: 2 5/8 inches
Object Description Round medallion hanging from a pin bar for a delegate of the Deep Waterway Convention, held in New Orleans from October 30 to November 12, 1909, the theme of which was "Lakes to the Gulf." The pin bar has the word "Delegate" underneath an image of a pelican feeding her young. The medallion has an image of a ship moving through water.
Extent: 1 item
Acq. Credit Line: The Historic New Orleans Collection
Inscription(s): Inscribed positioned across bottom of the pin bar on the obverse
"Delegate"
Inscribed positioned around edge on the obverse
"Lakes to the Gulf / Deep Waterway / Convention / New Orleans Oct 30 Nov 12 09"
Inscribed positioned reverse center
"Made in / New Orleans / -By- / T. Hausmann & Sons Ltd."
Collection Theme(s): Hospitality and Tourism
Maritime and River Industries
Metalwork
Subjects: Emblems, State -- Louisiana.
Convention -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
T. Hausmann & Sons -- More information
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