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Fabric badge with drawing in black ink.
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Identifier: e_eap_1608
Title: Fabric badge with drawing in black ink.
Description: Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul, Marquis de. Fabric badge with drawing in black ink. According to Item 3 in this folder: "Within the letter is a small badge . . . on which a figure of the head and bust of Lafayette, with two goddesses of Liberty, one on either side, in the act of placing a wreath upon the head, while below is a representation of Lord Cornwallis surrendering his sword to Gen. Washington at Yorktown on the 19th October 1781."
Creator: Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul, Marquis de
Source: Parsons (Edward Alexander) Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 3e480
Folder: 10
Format: badge
Size: 5.8 cm X 17 cm