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Scarce Ca. 1935-36 FDR New Deal Resettlement Administration Land Utilization Agent Badge #1620
ARTIFACT: Scarce circa 1935 ľ 1936 Franklin D. Roosevelt New Deal Resettlement Administration Land Utilization agent badge. The Resettlement Administration oversaw the relocation of struggling families, both in rural regions and urban areas. The families were located to communities planned by the government. The oval celluloid agent badge is numbered: "1620" in the center and surrounding reads: "RESETTLEMENT ADMINISTRATION LAND UTILIZATION".
VINTAGE: Circa 1935 ľ 1936
SIZE: Approximately 2-3/8" x 1-1/2"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Celluloid, steel
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal safety style pin.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a New Deal collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAJL96 LAAEX/15
CONDITION: 6+ (FineŚVery Fine): The badge shows moderate to heavy wear, surface cracks in celluloid and oxidation on reverse, overall very fine condition.