Ruth Bryan Owen Brigade name tag, 1931

Ruth Bryan Owen Brigade name tag, 1931

Transcript

SECOND

Ruth Bryan Owen Brigade

Senior High School Students

From 4th Congressional District of Florida

Name

Address

Patriotic Pilgrimate to Washington, D.C.

Source

State Archives of Florida: Collection N2004-1, Box 01, Folder 4

Description

Label used by participants in the Second Ruth Bryan Owen Brigade, a group of senior high school students from Florida's 4th Congressional District who visited Washington as guests of Rep. Owen in 1931. The delegation included students from each of the 4th District's 18 counties. The tour began February 25, 1931 and ended March 2 at a reunion with students from the previous year's "brigaders."