George Washington Carver medal, American Negro Commemorative Society series, United States, 1969

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One (1) George Washington Carver medal

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United States, 1969

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Obverse Image: Bust of Carver facing right.

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Obverse Text: GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER / SCIENTIST - HUMANITARIAN / 1864 1943

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Reverse Image: Carver with scientific instrument and plants.

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Reverse Text: PIONEER IN SOIL AND CROP CHEMISTRY

Date Made: 1969

Associated Person: Carver, George WashingtonIssuing 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.69.73.1Catalog Number: 69.73.1Maker Number: 8Serial Number: 3Accession Number: 283324

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/ng49ca746a8-3104-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_967821

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