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Archive for August, 2011

2011 Ten Mile River Scout Camps Museum Historian

by @ Tuesday, August 30th, 2011. Tags: ,
Filed under Ten Mile River Scout Musuem

Continuing its tradition, the Ten Mile River Scout Museum produced a patch which could be earned by all scouts free of charge who visited and completed the Museum program. This years patch had a white border and featured the traditional Indian Cliffs logo. This is one of 5 patches issued by the Museum in 2011. […]

Camp Ihpetonga 1961 Staff Neckerchief

by @ Saturday, August 27th, 2011. Tags: , ,
Filed under Camp Ihpetonga, Ten Mile River pre-1965

1959 was really the end of the era of individual Camp Staff neckerchiefs, there were still several years where uniform staff neckerchiefs were worn throughout the reservation. In 1960 there was Green and Blue Tartan, in 1961 the same patch was used but the Tartan was changed to Gray and Green. Each patch shows a […]

1955 Camp Kotokhe Staff Neckerchief

by @ Wednesday, August 24th, 2011. Tags: ,
Filed under Ten Mile River pre-1965

A recent acquisition was a staff neckerchief from one of the old Brooklyn Camps at Ten Mile River Scout Camps. The silk-screened neckerchief is from Camp Kotokhe. I still have quite a few Staff Neckerchief needs. TMR Staff Neckerchief Needs: Aquehonga: 49, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 59, Central: None Chappegat: 49, 50, 51, 53, […]

Dark Green Sanita Hills Neckerchief

by @ Sunday, August 21st, 2011. Tags:
Filed under GNYC Council Camps, Sanita Hills Scout Camp

Here is another undated neckerchief from Sanita Hills Scout Camp. I think this is a bit later than the previous two I recently posted; probably from the late 1970’s to mid 1980’s. Can anyone accurately date this neckerchief? [phpbay]Sanita Hills, 5[/phpbay]

Camp Ranachqua 2011 Pocket Patch

by @ Thursday, August 18th, 2011. Tags:
Filed under Camp Ranachqua, TMR - Individual Camps

The 2011 pocket patch sports a simple design using the arrowhead design and Red “R” logo. There is also a ghosted black FDL. Rather than the arrowhead pointed straight up, it points at a 45 degree angle and to the its own right when worn on the pocket. It lists both GNYC and HVC (Hudson […]

Light Green Sanita Hills Neckerchief

by @ Monday, August 15th, 2011. Tags:
Filed under GNYC Council Camps, Sanita Hills Scout Camp

Another undated neckerchief from Sanita Hills Scout Camp. A light green neckerchief with a yellow, green and black design. I have also seen a neckerchief slide with the same design. I believe that this is a pre-1965 issue. Can anyone confirm when it was first available?

2011 Camp Keowa Dangle

by @ Friday, August 12th, 2011. Tags:
Filed under Camp Keowa, Ten Mile River - Modern, TMR - Individual Camps

The pocket patch issued by Camp Keowa for the 2011 season was an oval dangle with their Thunderbird totem. Their is an FDL ghosted in the grass.

Camp Aquehonga 2011 Pocket Patch

by @ Tuesday, August 9th, 2011. Tags:
Filed under Camp Aquehonga, TMR - Individual Camps

Camp Aquehonga has a single issue in 2011, a 3 inch round with a gold mylar border. In addition to the A logo, the patch pictures a old-style scout and Indian Chief.

Turquiose Sanita Hills Neckerchief circa 1960

by @ Saturday, August 6th, 2011. Tags:
Filed under GNYC Council Camps, Sanita Hills Scout Camp

The Boys Scouts of Greater New York Councils took over Sanita Hills Camp, a 1100-acre resort for employees of the New York City Department of Sanitation in May 1956. The camp was used for many years including a stint as a separate summer camp during the late 1960′s and early 1970′s.  It was later sold […]

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