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Object Name BADGE
Catalog Number 0985.10.00281
Description Badge of silk circle sewn to a white burlap backing, edged with a white and blue silk ruffle. Stenciled letters "E U P H E M I A" radiate about the center in petal shapes. A profile face wearing a winged headpiece with "NON DICERE SED APTE DICERE" are in the center.
Dimensions Dia-3.75 inches
Owned John Wilson Baird
Owner Regiment "Chester Grays" (South Carolina)
Provenance Lt. John Wilson Baird owned this Erskine College literary badge, which indicates he was a member of the Euphemian Literary Society. Baird was a member of the Chester Grays of Chester, South Carolina.
People Baird, John Wilson
Subjects Societies
Literature
Colleges
University students