The University of Texas at Austin
National Grange insignia set
Identifier: TMC_0063
Title: National Grange insignia set
Description: Set includes 7 metal insignias housed in a green velvet covered wooden container. Insignia set used in ceremonies of The National Grange of the Order of Patrons of Husbandry. The National Grange was an organization open to men and women, but was based on fraternal organizations. It offered educational programs, cooperative buying, and other services. A political offshoot worked against railroad monopolies and grain elevator monopolies during 1860s-1870s. Owned by . A. G. Rose.
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: circa 1860
Source: UT Texas Memorial Museum Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: UTA 0.118c SR 2.3 Bx 14B
Size: 12.7 cm L x 12 cm W x 1 cm H
Other ID: TMM 1721-16 A
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century