Hudson-Fulton Celebration Souvenir Pin
metal, textile, paper
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 x 3/4 in. ( 7 x 5.7 x 1.9 cm )
Circle button showing double portrait of man and woman in front of a cityscape with the Flatiron building. Model of the steamboat "CLERMONT" is suspended from the button by a red, white and blue ribbon.
Gift of Mike Blumenthal of Largo, Florida in memory of his mother Sarah Hoexter Blumenthal of New York City, New York.
inscriptions: obverse: Hudson-Fulton/Centennial/ Sep.25 Oct.2 09/New York; reverse: M. Gerber, Jobber/Novelties & Buttons/729 South St., Phila. Pa.
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