Jack Johnson medal, American Negro Commemorative Society series, United States, 1970

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One (1) Jack Johnson medal

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United States, 1970

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Obverse Image: Bust of Johnson.

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Obverse Text JACK JOHNSON / 1878 1946 / RB

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Reverse Image: Two men boxing.

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Reverse Text: FIRST NEGRO HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION OF THE WORLD / DEC. 26, 1908

Date Made: 1970

Issuing Authority: American Negro Commemorative SocietyAssociated Person: Johnson, JackMaker: 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.70.217.2Catalog Number: 70.217.2Maker Number: 28Serial Number: 3Accession Number: 292219

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/ng49ca746a8-32a1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_967841

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