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Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore Railroad Owney tag

Description:

Owney received this tag when he rode a mail car on the Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore Railroad, train car #6829. The tag also includes a marking indicating the train traveled from northeast Maryland. There is no available information to indicate the date Owney received this tag.

Date:
1888-1897
Markings:
literal: FROM / NORTH-EAST MD. / 6829 / PW. & B.R.R.
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 1/2 in. (3.81 cm)
Museum ID:
0.052985.162
Place:
Maryland