Girl Scout Knife - Fixed Blade

1926

The first official Girl Scout fixed blade knife

 was offered January 1926 by the

Cattaraugus Cutlery Company of New York

 with a 3 1/2" blade with the trefoil on the blade.

Trefoil on the blade

Marble Arms & Mfg. Company of Michigan

1930

1935

Remington Arms Company

Late 1930's trade ads showing that this knife was sold in a "gift box" set and sold in bulk.

1946

Unknown maker

The inventory number 13-253 remains the same going forward to a similar looking knife of 1953 that is known to be Schrade Walden. The difference is in the handle (this one appears slimmer), the pommel, and the trefoil is missing on the blade.

1953

Schrade Walden

1953

1963

Unknown Maker

Likely Schrade Walton

Although the inventory number remained the same, this knife & sheath are clearly different from the 1953 model

Kinfolk

1965

1966

Research shows that Schrade Walton were the makers of the final fixed blade Girl Scout knife, from 1965 thru 1969. Inventory number remained the same 15-254.

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