Shelly Foote
Assistant Chair, Division of Social History

"You started seeing them everywhere, and people were handing them out."
The first craft things that I collected were the ribbons made out of red, white and blue ribbons, and those were done overnight. You started seeing them everywhere, and people were handing them out. The one I collected I had gone to an event, and somebody who was not an organizer came with a large basket of these and handed them out to people as they came in, for them to wear them for the event.