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The patch is a Boy Scouts of America commemorative item for its 1973 Lincoln Pilgrimage held in Springfield, Illinois. The patch features hues of blue, black, and red. At its center, a embroidered image of the Lincoln tomb is depicted.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 inches (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
recto: LINCOLN PILGRIMAGE SPRINGFIELD, ILL. B.S.A. / 1973
Boy Scouts of America; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1869--Tomb
embroidery (visual work)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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