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Threshing Machine Company Corn Palace

Threshing Machine Company Corn Palace Advertising Button Museum
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J. I. CASE THRESHING MACHINE CO. CORN PALACE, MITCHELL, S.D.
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Colorful illustration of what looks like a grand castle topped by waving US flags but which is likely the Corn Palace. Bald eagle sits on a white circle with red text in the center of the button listing the company's name, Racine, WIS U.S.A. Red text on white background.

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BASTIAN BROS. CO. MFR;S OF RIBBON METAL AND [union bug] CELLULOID NOVELTIES - ROCHESTER, N.Y.

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This button served as an advertisement for the Threshing Machine Co. Corn Palace, located in Mitchell, South Dakota.  The Palace was originally built to boast Mitchell’s thriving agricultural scene and has grown to become a popular tourist destination over the last hundred years. 

Source: Mitchell Corn Palace. (2013). Retrieved from http://www.cornpalace.org/Information/corn-palace-history.php

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AD0085
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