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Catalog Number 2016.015.002.33
Description Raychem Corporation Employee Badge, c. 1980s. This is a rectangular laminated identification badge issued to James C. Thompson. The ID consists of a white piece of paper with a 5/8“ red band across the top. The “Raychem” text logo appears in white font at top center on the red band. “JAMES THOMPSON / 20391” is typewritten in black ink on the lower right side of the paper above a handwritten cursive signature “James C Thompson,” also in black ink. A 1.25” x 1.25” color photograph of Thompson is placed at bottom left. Thompson, who has short dark brown hair, appears from the shoulders up against a red background wearing a green plaid jacket over a white collared shirt. There is a 0.125" x 0.5" hole at top center for attaching a strap. The back side of the badge is blank.
Object Name Badge, Identification
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Raychem Corporation Employee Badge, c. 1980s
Date c. 1980s
Creator Raychem Corporation, Menlo Park
Role Printer
Inscription Text “Raychem / JAMES THOMPSON / 20391 James C Thompson” (text from top to bottom)
Provenance This Raychem Corporation employee identification badge was issued to James C. Thompson during the 1980s. Thompson notes that this badge would allow entrance to Raychem facilities around the world.
Dimensions H-2.25 W-3.25 inches
Dimension Details 2.25" x 3.25"
Search Terms Badge
Business and Industry
Raychem Corporation
Subjects Badges
Identification photographs
Radiation chemistry
People Thompson, James C. (Jim)