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The Northfield Line

The Northfield Line Innovative Button Museum
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THE NORTHFIELD LINE A Merry Xmas from your NICO friends NORTHFIELID IRON CO. MANUSFACTURERS OF GOOD ROADS EQUIPMENT NORTHFIELD, MINN.
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Dark blue text on off-white background with dark blue band along the edges of button. A small compass is centered on the button.

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The Northfield Iron Company was founded in 1907 in Northfield, Minnesota. They manufactured road-related materials, including highway signs and snow control fences. In 1920, they obtained a patent for a collapsible arch form for use in construction. "NICO" is the abbreviation for the Northfield Iron Company and also the name of the street on which the manufacturing plants were located. 

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IN0013
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