Created in 1804, McKean County is named for Declaration of Independence signer Thomas McKean and has a rich history founded on the lumber and oil industries, playing a role in historic American events such as the Underground Railroad, the Civil War and the invention of the Zippo lighter. It is home to one of the world's oldest operating oil refineries and is the birthplace of the American endangered species movement.
Now, you can use this lanyard to collect and display uniquely designed collectible pins offered at 10 McKean County heritage sites marked along a trail map, including the Allegheny National Forest Visitors Bureau, Zippo/Case Museum, Marilyn Horne Museum & Exhibit Center, Penn Brad Oil Museum, Eldred WWII Museum, McKean County Historical Society, Kinzua Bridge State Park Gift Shop, McCleery Discovery Center, Lynn Hall and Serenity Glass Park. Each pin is sold separately. Collect them all!
1/2-inch wide break-away lanyard with bead, split ring and lobster clip, green lacing with white imprint.
*Note: Each of the 10 collectible pins are sold separately.
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