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Postmaster William W. Johnson Owney tag

Description:

Owney received this tag from William W. Johnson who served as Baltimore’s postmaster from 1890-1894. The shield-shaped tag includes a recognizable piece of the Baltimore landscape, the Washington Monument in Mt. Vernon square.

Date:
c. 1890-1894
Markings:
literal: FROM / W.W. Johnson / Postmaster / Baltimore / MD
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/4 x 1 in. (3.18 x 2.54 cm)
Museum ID:
0.052985.141
Place:
Maryland

Glossary

  • Owney Tag 2011
  • Owney Tag 2011
Additional Records
  • Pierre, South Dakota Owney Tag
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  • Portland, Oregon Owney tag
  • Postmaster William W. Johnson Owney tag
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  • Railway Mail Service Washington, D.C. Owney tag
  • San Antonio, Texas Owney tag
  • San Francisco, California Owney tag
  • Sanborn, Iowa Owney tag
  • St. Louis, Missouri Owney tag
  • St. Paul & A. Lea Railway Post Office Owney tag
  • Station G Brooklyn, New York  Owney tag
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