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Cincinnati, Ohio Owney tag

Description:

Owney received this token from a Cincinnati, Ohio daily newspaper, The Commercial Gazette, on April 12, 1892. Almost a dozen railway lines ran through Cincinnati during Owney’s lifetime, and the dog visited the city several times. The token was manufactured by James Murdock, Jr.’s stamp cutter company of Cincinnati, located on Longworth Avenue.

Date:
April 12, 1892
Markings:
THE COMMERCIAL / GAZETTE / CINCINNATI, O / April 12, '92
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 1/4 in. (3.18 cm)
Museum ID:
0.052985.369
Place:
Ohio
  • Owney Tag 2011
  • Owney Tag 2011
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