Ribbon, Fraternal
1950 Approximate
Railroad Lodge Ribbon. Material: textile, metal. Size: 2 7/8" W. x 9 1/4" L. Description: red, green and white three-layered ribbon with metal bar at top and railroad graphic on front holding all three ribbons; safety pin closure on back; white print on lower area of ribbon: "S. Sanborn Lodge, No.139 B. of R.R. Waseca, Minn."; shorter green ribbon overlay printed in gold: "Trainmen"; clear plastic third overlay displays the lodge logo in a gold frame; black reverse ribbon side (used for funerals), silver printed: "In Memoriam S. Sanborn Lodge, No. 139 B. of R.T. Waseca, Minn."; gold fringe hangs at ribbon bottom edge.
Waseca City Depots & Railroads. Organizations. S. Sanborn Lodge. Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen. Picture is of the front side. For reverse, see Acc. #1.92.157