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ARCHITECTURE MERIT BADGE HISTORY

 

Preceded by:

Introduced

Discontinued

Replaced with

Original 1911 current N/A

 

ARCHITECTURE MERIT BADGE HISTORY

 

PICTURE NOT AVAILABLE

Type A

Type B

Type C

Type D

Type E

1911-1933

1934-1935

1936-1946

1942-1946

1947-1960

 

(heavyweight cloth)

(heavyweight and lightweight cloth)

   

 

 

 

 

 

Type F

Type G

Type H

Type I

Type J

1961-1968

1961-1971

1972-2002

1993-1995

2002-2009

 

(cloth back)

(blue, clear, and molded back)

(38mm and 42mm)

(Scout Stuff back)

 

 

 

 

 

     

Type K

Type L

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2010-2014

2014-present

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(BSA 2010 back)

(BSA Since 1910 back)

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

ARCHITECTURE MERIT BADGE PAMPHLET HISTORY

 

Type 1

Type 2

Type 3A

Type 3B

Type 3D

1919

1920-1924

1925-1928

1929-1938,1942

1939-1942

 

 

 

 

 

Type 4

Type 5B

Type 6A-1

Type 6A-2

Type 7

1943

1945-1952

1953-195?

195?-1965

1966-1972

 

 

 

 

 

Type 8A-1

Type 8A-2

Type 9A-1

Type 9A-2

Type 9B

1973-1975

1976-1979

1980-1987 & 1989

1988 & 1990-1995

1995-2003

 

 

 

 

 

Type 9C-1

Type 9C-2

Type 10A

Type 10B

Type 10C-1

2003-2006

2007

2008

2009

2010-2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Type 10C-2

.10C-3

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2013

2014-present.

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From 1980 to 1987 the Type 9A-1 Architecture merit badge pamphlet had the merit badge in the upper left corner printed upside down.  It was corrected in 1988 but surfaced again for one year in 1989, likely due to the fact that someone found additional stock and decided to use them up.

 

 

 

 

 

KNOWN ARCHITECTURE MERIT BADGE PAMPHLET HARD COVER VARIETIES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HCJ

HCQv1

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this page last reviewed and updated - April 2016