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Rare, Unusual or Unique Girl Scout Pins

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"BUILD A BRICK" 1924 POSTER
CAMPAIGN TO HELP BUILD THE NATIONAL Headquarters AT 670 LEXINGTON AVE IN NY
MINIATURE STICKERS AND CELLULOID BUTTONS WERE MADE TO HELP PUBLICIZE THE CAMPAIGN.
Image and information donated by Nancy Bland

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Thanks to Nancy Bland's information, we now know the purpose of this vintage button style pin. 



This girl's image was everywhere!

 

 Young Women of Distinction Award

... is given to just a select few in the country. It looks like the Gold Award pin, but it has a small gold stone in the middle. 

image and info: Angie Olds

 

 

Juliette Low Western Hemisphere Conference Pin

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Pin is from the second Juliette Low Western Hemisphere Conference (encampment), held at Camp Bonnie Brea in East Otis, Mass., August 11-25, 1941. As you can see, the pin is actually an Associate pin that has been stamped with the abbreviation and year of the event.
 
 Information and image donated by Ernie and Carol Altvater

 

Leadership Institute Girl Scout Pin
 
Corina Scoggins writes: Back in Feb. of 1996, I was selected to attend a international leadership institute at Edith Macy Conference Center. The subject of the institute was Conflict Resolution & Violence". There was 24 girls selected total, 12 from the U.S.A., 3 from United Kingdom, 3 from Mexico, 3 from the Bahamas, & 3 from Canada. This pin was presented along with the Edith Macy Lamp Pin.

 

 

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Mystery solved - This pin is from the 1967 Senior Scout Campus Conference in Houston, TX

Senior Scout Campus Conferences

 

 

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  Sandy Jones donated these images of the pin and patch from the American Indian  Scouting Association.

 

 

 

Unknown Pin

 

 

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