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Catalog Number 2010.176.002J
Description San Mateo Junior College 'SMWAP' patch, c. 1928-1932. San Mateo Women's Athletic Program (?) patch in blue and white wool yarn. Blue shield at center of patch is outlined in white and reads "W / AP" in white letters. White wings on either side have a blue letter; left-side wing has the letter "S"; right-side wing has the letter "M". Entire patch is outlined in blue-colored felt. Secured to cloth backing with adhesive.
Object Name Patch, Fraternal
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title SMJC 'SMWAP' Patch, c. 1928-1932
Date 1928-1932
Creator San Mateo College
Role Producer
Inscription Text "S" and "M" (on white wings); "W / AP" (on center shield)
Provenance San Mateo Junior College memorabilia from the estate of Margaret Gerhardt.
Notes San Mateo Junior College changed its name to College of San Mateo in 1954.
Dimensions H-3.375 W-6.5 D-0.25 inches
Search Terms Gerhardt, Margaret
Memorabilia
San Mateo Junior College
Subjects Colleges
Memorabilia
Sports
People Gerhardt, Margaret