Daniel Hale Williams medal, American Negro Commemorative Society series, United States, 1968

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One (1) Daniel Hale Williams medal

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United States, 1968

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Obverse Image: Bust of Daniel Hale Williams.

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Obverse Text: DANIEL HALE WILLIAMS, M.D. / PIONEER HEART SURGEON / 1856 1931

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Reverse Image: Dr. Williams and a nurse performing surgery on a patient.

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Reverse Text: FIRST SUCCESSFUL HEART SURGERY / JULY 9 1893

Date Made: 1968

Issuing Authority: American Negro Commemorative SocietyMaker: Franklin Mint

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesAssociated Place: United States

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Credit Line: American Negro Commemorative Society

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.68.156.2Catalog Number: 68.156.2Maker Number: 2Serial Number: 3Accession Number: 280290

Object Name: medalOther Terms: Medal; Commemorative

Physical Description: silver (overall material)Measurements: medal: 3.88 cm; x 1 1/2 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-29ba-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_967815

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