Merit Badge History - Type B Merit Badges
 
Type B Merit Badge BackType B Merit Badges are the first of the crimped merit badges. 

Type B Merit Badges were produced for a short time from 1934 to 1935. The diameter of Type B merit badges is about 1-3/4 inches with a distance between the crim p and the emroidered green ring measuring about 3/16 to 1/4 inch.
 
Type B Merit Badges
 
Agriculture Merit Badge - Type B Angling Merit Badge - Type B Animal Industry Merit Badge - Type B Archery Merit Badge - Type B Architecture Merit Badge - Type B
Agriculture Angling Animal Industry Archery Architecture
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Art Merit Badge - Type B Astronomy Merit Badge - Type B Athletics Merit Badge - Type B Automobiling Merit Badge - Type B Aviation Merit Badge - Type B
Art Astronomy Athletics Automobiling Aviation
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Basketry Merit Badge - Type B Beef Production Merit Badge - Type B Bee Keeping Merit Badge - Type B Bird Study Merit Badge - Type B Blacksmithing Merit Badge - Type B
Basketry Beef Production Bee Keeping Bird Study Blacksmithing
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Bookbinding Merit Badge - Type B Botany Merit Badge - Type B Bugling Merit Badge - Type B Business Merit Badge - Type B Camping Merit Badge - Type B
Bookbinding Botany Bugling Business Camping
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Canoeing Merit Badge - Type B Carpentry Merit Badge - Type B Cement Work Merit Badge - Type B CHemistry Merit Badge - Type B Citrus Fruit Culture Merit Badge - Type B
Canoeing Carpentry Cement Work Chemistry Citrus Fruit Culture
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Civics Merit Badge - Type B Conservation Merit Badge - Type B Cooking Merit Badge - Type B Corn Farming Merit Badge - Type B Cotton Farming Merit Badge - Type B
Civics Conservation Cooking Corn Farming Cotton Farming
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Cycling Merit Badge - Type B Dairying Merit Badge - Type B Dramatics Merit Badge - Type B Electricity Merit Badge - Type B Farm Home and its Planning Merit Badge - Type B
Cycling Dairying Dramatics Electricity Farm Home and its Planning
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Farm Layout and Building Arrangement Merit Badge - Type B Farm Mechanics Merit Badge - Type B Farm Records and Bookkeeping Merit Badge - Type B Firemanship Merit Badge - Type B First Aid Merit Badge - Type B
Farm Layout and Building Arrangement Farm Mechanics Farm Records and Bookkeeping Firemanship First Aid
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First Aid to Animals Merit Badge - Type B Forestry Merit Badge - Type B Foundry Practice Merit Badge - Type B Fruit Culture Merit Badge - Type B Gardening Merit Badge - Type B
First Aid to Animals Forestry Foundry Practice Fruit Culture Gardening
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Handicraft Merit Badge - Type B Hiking Merit Badge - Type B Hog and Pork Production Merit Badge - Type B Horsemanship Merit Badge - Type B Indian Lore Merit Badge - Type B
Handicraft Hiking Hog and Pork Production Horsemanship Indian Lore
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Insect Life Merit Badge - Type B Interpreting Merit Badge - Type B Journalism Merit Badge - Type B Landscape Gardening Life Merit Badge - Type B Leathercraft Merit Badge - Type B
Insect Life Interpreting Journalism Landscape Gardening Leathercraft
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Leatherwork Merit Badge - Type B Life Saving Merit Badge - Type B Machinery Merit Badge - Type B Marksmanship Merit Badge - Type B Masonry Merit Badge - Type B
Leather Work Life Saving Machinery Marksmanship Masonry
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Mechanical Drawing Merit Badge - Type B Metalwork Merit Badge - Type B Mining Merit Badge - Type B Music Merit Badge - Type B Nut Culture Merit Badge - Type B
Mechanical Drawing Metalwork Mining Music Nut Culture
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Nut Culture Merit Badge - Type B Painting Merit Badge - Type B Pathfinding Merit Badge - Type B Pathfinding Merit Badge - Type B Personal Health Merit Badge - Type B
Nut Culture Painting Pathfinding Pathfinding Personal Health
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Photography Merit Badge - Type B Physical Development Merit Badge - Type B Pigeon Raising Merit Badge - Type B Pioneering Merit Badge - Type B Plumbing Merit Badge - Type B
Photography Physical Development Pigeon Raising Pioneering Plumbing
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Pottery Merit Badge - Type B Poultry Keeping Merit Badge - Type B Printing Merit Badge - Type B Public Health Merit Badge - Type B Public Speaking Merit Badge - Type B
Pottery Poultry Keeping Printing Public Health Public Speaking
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Radio Merit Badge - Type B Reading Merit Badge - Type B Reptiles Merit Badge - Type B Rowing Merit Badge - Type B Safety Merit Badge - Type B
Radio Reading Reptile Study Rowing Safety
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Salesmanship Merit Badge - Type B Scholarship Merit Badge - Type B Sculpture Merit Badge - Type B Seamanship Merit Badge - Type B Sheep Farming Merit Badge - Type B
Salesmanship Scholarship Sculpture Seamanship Sheep Farming
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Signaling Merit Badge - Type B Soil Management Merit Badge - Type B Stalking Merit Badge - Type B Stamp Collecting Merit Badge - Type B Surveying Merit Badge - Type B
Signaling Soil Management Stalking Stamp Collecting Surveying
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Swimming Merit Badge - Type B Taxidermy Merit Badge - Type B Textiles Merit Badge - Type B Weather Merit Badge - Type B Wood Carving Merit Badge - Type B
Swimming Taxidermy Textiles Weather Wood Carving
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Wood Turning Merit Badge - Type B Woodwork Merit Badge - Type B Zoology Merit Badge - Type B    
Wood Turning Woodwork Zoology    
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this page last reviewed / updated: November 2018
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