Waterbury, Connecticut Owney tag
- Owney received this token from the Homes, Booth, and Haydens Company of Waterbury, Connecticut. The company, founded in 1853, was a partnership between Hiram W. Hayden, Israel Holmes, Henry H. and James A. Hayden. The company specialized in copper and brass work, including lamp manufacturing and wire for electrical use. It is not known when someone from that company presented this token to Owney.
- Data Source
- National Postal Museum
- Owney, American, c. 1888 - 1897
- Diameter: 15/16 in. (2.38 cm)
- Seals, Symbols & Signage
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