Whitehead & Hoag – National Heroes – American Pepsin Gum (PE7)

Whitehead & Hoag issued a group of pinbacks in Black and White picturing National Heroes of the day.  Within the set, those heroes took the form of Athletes, Actors and Singers, Generals, Authors, Politicians and other luminaries.

The Athletes set contains (11) total pins–(7) cyclists, (2) oarsmen, (1) wrestler and (1) body builder.  The gallery below outlines all (11):

The generals set is complete at 13 pinbacks.  Eleven of the generals were Union generals with two being Confederate Generals (Lee and Jackson)