Souvenir

Object Number: 
2002.1.4782
Date: 
1917-1920
Medium: 
Paper, metal, celluloid
Dimensions: 
4 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
A small brown envelope printed on the front "For A Good Little Tiger/ From The Boss Tiger/ Dr. A.L. Boyce/ 104 Broad St./ New York City/ Phone: Bowling Green 9565". Inside is a celluoid pinback button with a snarling tiger's face encircled by the words "Boyce's Tigers", and a card that offers "Military Drill For Women./ The Boss Tiger has opened, for women who also fear the Hun, his Elementary Classes for Military Drill and Study for Civilians, at the 69th Regiment Armory, 26th St. and Lexington Ave., New York City, under the same regulations as for men-viz- Classes are open to any man or woman who can walk, who is over 14 years old and who takes the weekly bath..."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group