Arago: Service Badges

Up
Service Badges

RFD letter carrier cap badge, number 2

Description:

U. S. Post Office Department Rural Free Delivery (RFD) "Heller" cap badge, number 2, with eyelet and cross pin on verso. Elliptical medallion with upper portion marked "UNITED STATES" on ribbon pointing down and lower portion inscribed "MAIL". Numerical figure and "RFD" positioned in center of medallion. The badge shown was worn by Nicholas F. Frost in 1924 when he was appointed rural carrier working out of Benedict, North Dakota.

Date:
early 1900s
Markings:
Front: UNITED STATES / RFD / 2 / MAIL Back: C. J. Hellers / Pat Apr 1 88
Medium:
metal (nickel plated brass)
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 2 x 3 x 1/4 in. (5.08 x 7.62 x 0.64 cm)
Museum ID:
1995.2055.1
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Additional Records
  • RMS clerk cap badge, number 24447
  • RMS clerk chest badge, number 11127
  • RMS clerk chest badge, number 17542
  • RMS clerk chest badge, number 4098
  • RMS clerk chest badge, number 47020
  • RMS clerk chest badge, number 5968
  • RMS clerk chest badge, number 6692
  • RMS clerk chest badge, number 74996
  • RFD letter carrier cap badge
  • RFD letter carrier cap badge
  • RFD letter carrier cap badge, number 1
  • RFD letter carrier cap badge, number 2
<
>

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9