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Collection G. N. Swan papers
Catalog Number MSS P:6 O 87
Object Name Ribbon, Commemorative
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Date 06/24/1898
Description A white commemorative ribbon from Swedish Day June 24, 1898. The ribbon has a picture of the Swedish flag and American Flag crossed. The Swedish flag is that of 1844-1905 when Sweden and Norway were united (United Kingdoms of Sweden and Norway). The text on the ribbon is blue and states, "SWEDISH DAY - TRANS-MISSISSIPPI - JUBILEE CHORUS - OMAHA - Friday, 24, 1898." The ribbon is frayed at the top and has metal fringe at the bottom.
Search Terms Swan, G.N. (Gustaf Nelson), 1856-1938
United Kingdoms of Sweden and Norway
Omaha (Neb.)
Swedish Day Festival
Festivals and events