Lineman badge c. 1900

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Document Record
Creator City of Vancouver Archives
Title Lineman badge c. 1900
Published Vancouver : Museum of Vancouver
Identifier 65525
Language English
Media Image
Contributor Museum of Vancouver
Description <div class="field-item field-item-0">Worn by linemen of the Vancouver Electric Railway and Light Company while working; The VER & L Co was incorporated April 26, 1890 by the amalgamation of the Vancouver Electric Illuminating Company and the Vancouver Street Railway Company. See Doc. Spec. file for letter from Major J.S. Matthews about this badge.</div><div class="field-item field-item-1">Presented to City Archives in December, 1946 by Arthur James Ford, Vancouver.</div>
<div class="field-item field-item-0">Elliptical in shape; Obverse: reads "V.E.R. & L. Co./Ltd/24/Lineman". Reverse; has a pin clasp. Letters are indented and painted in black. </div><div class="field-item field-item-1">V.E.R. & L. CO./LTD/24/LINEMAN</div>
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