Rare And Limited Edition Badges From The
Ralph Thomas Badge Collection
United States Capitol Police 2005 Presidential Inauguration Badge:
Likely one of the rarest badges to obtain because these were only issued
to members of the capitol police department, members of congress, the
cabinet and the President and Vice President. Only about 1200 were made.
Arlington Police Memorial Day Badge: The Arlington police
has the Pentagon in it's domain.
Washington DC 8-11 Memorial Badge: Highly
rare limited edition.
Washington DC Retired Detective Badge: rare!
Washington DC New Millennium Badge 2000: Highly prized
limited edition and very rare.
Washington DC Police Department 2001 Presidential Inauguration
Badge: Very rare
Washington DC Police Department
2001 Presidential Inauguration Badge: Very rare
Pinkerton Badges: These badges were used by Pinkerton
Security Services in the 1960s.
Old Pinkerton National
Detective Agency Badge, 1800s
These badges were standard issue by the Pinkerton National
Detective Agency in the 1800's.
Fraternal Protective Association
Telegraph ID Badge
In the late 1800's the Fraternal Protective Association sold ID
badge systems for citizens in which they could be identified if
they got hurt and could not communicate or worse, turned up as an
unidentified body. A telegraph could be sent with a special code.
The code contained a file the identified the person. These are hard
to find today but there are several more modern systems that do
stuff along these lines-especially for child protection.
Pony Express Messenger Badge
Wells Fargo Card Holder Badge
Ralph D. Thomas PI Vintage Collection
THOMAS INVESTIGATIE PUBLICATIONS, INC.
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF INVESTIGATIVE SPECIALISTS, INC.
SPY EXCHANGE AND SECURITY CENTER
P O Box 82148, Austin, Texas 78708
Showroom: 9513 Burnet Road, Austin, Texas 78758
Phone 512.719.3595 Fax 512.719.3594
Massive Selections Of Present-Day Stock And Custom Badges
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National Association Of Investigative Specialists, Inc, Trademark, 1986.
Spy Exchange, Trademark, 1999