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The round patch is a Boy Scouts of America commemorative item for the 1987 Lincoln Pilgrimage, held in Springfield, Illinois. The patch features hues of blue, green, brown, white, black, and red. At its center, an embroidered image of Abraham Lincoln walking while reading is shown. The Boy Scouts of America insignia is also pictured.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1987

Measurement

3 inches (diameter)

Materials and Techniques Display

embroidery

Inscription

recto: LINCOLN PILGRIMAGE / SPRINGFIELD, ILL. 1987

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

embroidery (visual work)

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

3662

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

1987 Lincoln Pilgrimage Patch

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