Boy Scouts Of America, BSA, B. Camp Patch or Scout Reservation pp, and this item was produced to be worn on the Scouting Uniform on the Activities pocket patch area below the Order Of The Arrow flap pocket.Each Boy Scout Council may have several camps that provide boys with the outdoor camping experience and leadership skills they will need to become GREAT citizens of our Country. 1947 Camp Orchard Pond, Felt Patch, Suwannee River Ccl, OA 239 Semialachee, pp, FL, GA, White, WHT, Cut Edge, C/E, Border, Bdr, On This Camp Patch. This Patch Has Swiss Embroidery On Felt, and A White Guaze, Cloth Back, CB.
THIS CAMP PATCH IS VERY CRISP, AND HAS JUST A COUPLE OF LIGHT NIPS OUT OF THE FELT, BUT NO HOLES, AND THIS PATCH HAS NEVER BEEN SEWN, LOOKS GREAT!! PLEASE SEE FRONT AND BACK PICTURES ABOVE!!White, WHT, Lettering, " Camp Orchard Pond, 1947 Final Camp ", Scouts Sitting Around A LARGE Campfire, and Cut Edge, C/E, Border, Bdr, On This Round Pocket Patch, pp. This Patch Has a Dark Green, DGR, Felt Background.
CAMP ORCHARD POND WAS THE ORIGINAL CAMP FOR THIS COUNCIL, AND THE NEGRO CAMP BACK IN THE LATE 1940'S, EARLY 1950'S WAS CAMP J. THIS IS AN OLDIE, BUT A GOODIE! THE CORNERSTONE OF A GREAT SUWANNEE RIVER AREA COUNCIL COLLECTION. MOST CAMP PATCHES WERE GIVEN OUT AT A RESTRICTION OF ONE PER CAMPER.
Suwannee River Area Council # 664. The Camps Serving this Council and Lodge Were/Are: Boy Scout Camp, Camp Clear Lake, Camp J. Lee, Camp Orchard Pond, Camp Semialachee, Camp Silver Lake, Camp Tom Matherly, and Wallwood Boy Scout Reservation.
The Order Of The Arrow Lodge For This Council was originally Chartered in 1943 as Lodge 239 Suriarco, Short For Suwwannee River Area Council. The Lodge Totem at that time is unknown.Around 1948 the Lodge Name was Changed to 239 Semialachee. The Lodge Totem is The Seminole Indian from the Florida Everglades. The OA Lodges that were in this Section Area Area - J, Area 6-d, 6-e, were: 85 Seminole, Gulf Ridge Council, 200 Echockotee, North Florida Council, 219 Calusa, Sunny Land Council, 229 Chawtaw, or 229 Pilthlako, Okefenokee Council, 237 Aal - Pa - Tah, Gulf Stream Council, 239 Semialachee, Suwanee River Area Council, 265 O - Shot - Caw, South Florida Council, 326 Tipisa, Central Florida Council, 340 Timuquan, Pinellas Area Council, Now West Central Florida Council, 391 Chiriqui, Panama Canal Zone Council, 552 Eckale Yakanen, Sunny Land Council, and 564 Osceola, Southwest Florida Council. PLEASE SEE OUR E-BAY STORE FOR SET PRICES ON FLORIDA ORDER OF THE ARROW PATCHES FROM THE CONLEY WILLIAM'S FLORIDA OA COLLECTION!! YOUR CHANCE TO GET A PATCH FROM A MAJOR HISTORIC COLLECTION, AND IT COMES WITH PROVENANCE OF BEING FROM THIS COLLECTION. ALL ORDER OF THE ARROW, OA PATCHES ARE IDENTIFIED BY JOHN PANNELL'S OA IMAGES WEBSITE, OAI, THE STANDARD FOR OA IDENTIFICATION. CHECK OUT OUR OTHER E-BAY AUCTIONS ON siestabeachtrading2, 3, & 4, THE TONY LAZEWSKI WISCONSIN COLLECTION, FOR MORE GREAT OA PATCHES. All patches are mint unless otherwise noted. Additional Items won are 75 Cents per additional lot.
This round is larger than a regular white envelope. THANK YOU FOR LOOKING AT OUR AUCTIONS.The item "1947 Camp Orchard Pond, Felt Patch, Suwannee River Ccl, OA 239 Semialachee, pp, FL, GA" is in sale since Tuesday, February 18, 2014. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Fraternal Organizations\Boy Scouts\Badges & Patches\Camp Patches".
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