|The pictures below show larger front and back views of this Old Saint Pascal Canadian Exposition Advertising Souvenir Pin Back Button With Ribbon. The souvenir pin is not dated but it is old. We believe that the Exposition began in 1917. The celluloid pinback button pictures a Farmer with a hat, in a field with a wooden rake. The attached ribbon is marked as follows:|
The paper insert in the back reads as follows:
INSIGNES METALLIQUES & SOIES
CASIER POSTAL 456 - MONTREAL
The pin back button with the ribbon measures about 3-1/8'' long. It appears to be in excellent condition with some light wear to the ribbon as pictured.
Below here, for reference is some additional information:
The Company (Society) of agriculture (farming) of the county of Kamouraska is established(constituted) since 1855, the first president was Mister Ludger TÍtu, his central Detached house (Flag) dates 1917. The agricultural show of the county of Kamouraska, she (it) was born to Saint Pascal, in the charming county of Kamouraska. The Company (Society) of agriculture (farming) possesses its own site as well as vast buildings (ships) answering the various needs for the farmers and diverse rents.