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Title Armband: Civil Defense, Repair Squad, Local Defense Council, City of Hoboken, N.J. N.d., ca. 1950-1960.
Object Name Armband
Catalog Number 2010.004.0020
Collection Hoboken Government & Politics Collection
Credit Museum Collections.
Description Civil Defense armband, Repair Squad, Local Defense Council, City of Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa 1950-1960. Cotton cloth and elastic with applique painted felt Civil Defense patch with squad symbol. 4-1/2" high x ca. 14" circumference; felt patch 3-7/8" diameter.

Symbol for the Repair Squad is a shovel. Patch is faded; the field color would have been a flag blue.
Date 1950-1960
Year Range from 1950.0
Year Range to 1960.0
Search Terms Civil Defense
Caption front; Civil Defense Repair Squad
Imagefile 073\20100040020.TIF
Classification Civil Defense
Volunteers
Government & Politics
Disaster Preparedness
Social & Personal Activity