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City letter carrier chest badge, number 76

Description:

U.S. Post Office Department City Delivery Service chest badge, number 76, with vertical tension pin and clasp on verso.

The badge shown is an example of the 'pointed shield' design that did not meet U.S. Post Office specifications. It was worn by an Omaha letter carrier during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Date:
early 1900s
Markings:
U. S. / LETTER / CARRIER / 76 / OMAHA
Medium:
metal (nickel silver)
Dimensions:
0.325 x 1.325 x 1.6875 in. (0.8255 x 3.3655 x 4.28625 cm)
Museum ID:
1996.2010.48
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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