The collection contains a diverse assortment of badges, medals, pins, and buttons, ca. 1888-1918, including several Grand
Army of the Republic items, political items like a William Howard Taft pin (1907), a Woman's Christian Temperance Union badge
(1903), an Uncle Sam pin, a Liberty Bonds pin (WWI), and commercial buttons from companies such as the St. Louis Carleton
Dry Goods Co.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or
quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given
on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply
permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.