Third Liberty Loan [pinback button]

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VCU M9 B233 Third Liberty loan pinback buttons rsz.jpg

Title

Third Liberty Loan [pinback button]

Description

Pinback button created by the Whitehead & Hoag Co., Newwark, N.J. 

Liberty loans (or Liberty Bonds) were war bonds sold in the United States in support of World War I. Subscribing to the bonds became a symbol of partriotic duty. There were four issues of Liberty bonds, beginning April 24, 1917. The Third Liberty Loan was issued April 5, 1918.

Source

M 9 Box 233, Adèle Goodman Clark papers, 1849-1978, James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries

Date

1918

Contributor

Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries

Rights

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Notes

Learn more: 

Sutch, R. Liberty Bonds. April 1917 - September 1918Federal Researve History. 


War Savings Stamps, Social Welfare History Image Portal

Citation

“Third Liberty Loan [pinback button],” Social Welfare History Image Portal, accessed April 1, 2020, https://images.socialwelfare.library.vcu.edu/items/show/521.