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Title Commemorative pin: Hoboken Lodge No. 74, B.P.O.E., 9th Annual Outing, Sept. 12, 1909.
Object Name Pin, Fraternal
Catalog Number 2012.001.0006
Collection Hoboken Societies & Organizations Collection
Credit Museum Collections.
Description Commemorative pin: Hoboken Lodge No. 74, BPOE [Benevolent Protective Order of Elks], 9th Annual Outing, Sep.[sic] 12 1909.

Three piece pin connected by metal links; cast, stamped and enameled metal; pin back plus hanging bar; overall height 4-3/8", width of elements varies from 1-5/8' to 1-3/4". Reverse of bottom medal has maker's mark: Allen A Kerr, 1008 Chestnut, Phila.

The top element, the pin clasp bar, has Hoboken Lodge with the "7" and "4' flanking a depiction of the Elks Club lodge building at 1005 Washington St. It opened in 1905.

The second bar element has the BPOE letters divided by the clock symbol.

The bottom roundel has an elk depiction with the event lettering.

Date 1909
Year Range from 1909
Year Range to 1909
Search Terms Elks Club
Elks Club (1005 Washington St.)
Elks Lodge
Benevolent Protective Order of Elks, Lodge No. 74
1005 Washington St.
Caption front, enlarged
Imagefile 136\20120010006-2.TIF
Classification Social & Personal Activity