Late 1930s Railway Express Agency (REA) Local Safety Committee Member Badge

Late 1930s Railway Express Agency (REA) Local Safety Committee Member Badge

Code: rsre10006re

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ARTIFACT: This is a circa late 1930s Railway Express Agency (REA) Local Safety Committee member badge. REA was a conglomeration of smaller national express companies set up by the United States government in 1917, during World War I. The pin is in an uncommon construction: silk screen printed on a nickel background.

VINTAGE: Circa 1938.

SIZE: Approximately 1" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Silk screen printed on nickel background.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin on bar, drop-in locking swivel catch.

MARKINGS: Pat. 2066969 on pin (circa 1938).

ITEM NOTES: This is from a 1930s express company collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MEP14 LFEX4/14 SFEX10/03/19

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The badge has some light wear only.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.