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Union Station Owney tag

Description:

Among Owney’s tags are several that have a direct connection with railway lines or the Railway Post Office. This metal tag is marked G. McHenry, Express No. 31, 280, Claim Baggage at Union Station. The tag was produced by Northwest Stamp Works of St. Paul, Minnesota. There is no available information to indicate when this tag was presented to Owney.

Date:
1888-1897
Markings:
literal: G. McHENRY / EXPRESS NO. 31 / 280 / CLAIM BAGGAGE / AT / UNION STATION
Medium:
metal (brass)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/4 x 1 1/2 in. (4.45 x 3.81 cm)
Museum ID:
0.052985.189
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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