Badge, Merit
1921 Approximate
Boy Scout Merit Badges of Harold Mitchell. Material: textile. Size: 2" x 2". Description: 26 olive drab cotton twill unhemmed squares each with an embroidered logo representing the area of expertise for which the badge was awarded as detailed in the comment section of this record.
26 Boy Scout Merit patches earned by Eagle Scout Harold Mitchell in the 1920s in the following areas with logos noted in parentheses: Athletics (Wingfoot); Bugling (Bugle); Chemistry (Retort Flask); Electricity (Lightning Bolt); First Aid (Cross); Painting (Paint Brush); Pathfinding (Indian Head); Public Health (Torch); Scholarship (Torch & Book); Carpentry (Plane); Swimming (Swimmer); Camping (Tent); Conservation (Forest); Handicrafts (Hammer & Plunger); Civics (Ceremonial Ax); Cycling (White Wheel); Angling (Fish); Craftsmanship (Calipers); Photography (Camera & Tripod); Automobile Safety (Red Wheel); Cooking (Kettle); Fire Safety (Crossed Nozzles); Personal Health (Heart); Ornithology (Humming Bird); Pioneering (Ax & Pick Ax); Life Saving (Life Preserver).