Logan, Ohio Owney tag

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Description
Owney received this trade check token from a bar in Logan, Ohio. The bar was operated by John Slisher. The trade check was good for five cents at the bar. Slisher prospered in his business and continued to offer trade tokens to his customers for at least another decade.
Honoree
Owney, American, c. 1888 - 1897
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National Postal Museum Collection
1888-1897
Object number
0.052985.414
Place
Ohio
United States of America
Medium
metal
Dimensions
1 in Diam.
National Postal Museum
Type
Seals, Symbols & Signage