UOCG pin, Hallowell, ca. 1900

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Description

The United Order of the Golden Cross was a fraternal benefit society that provided insurance and other benefits to members. It was the first such group to admit women on an equal basis with men.

This ribbon is from Hallowell Commandery No. 817.

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About This Item

  • Title: UOCG pin, Hallowell, ca. 1900
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Town: Hallowell
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Brass, gold wash
  • Dimensions: 12.4 cm x 5.5 cm
  • Local Code: 2009.316.014
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Historical Society
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