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WVM ID Number V1997.20.7
Object Name Badge, Insignia
Title Badge, 40th Promenade Nationale, 40/8, American Legion
Date 1959
Event Veterans Activities
Description Badge, American Legion, brass, in shape of state of Minnesota with city skyline and lakefront scenes, emblem of American Legion above "40/8," text, stamped, embossed, "40th PROMENADE NATIONALE / MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL / 1959," ribbon, synthetic, light blue, rectangular name tag, brass, insert, paper, text, black, "GUEST," back, pin stem w/ clasp.
History This American Legion badge was worn in 1959 for the 40th Promenade Nationale, held in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota
Place of Origin United States
Material Metal with cloth ribbon.
Subjects Forty and Eight