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Medal

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Description
Bronze medal with ribbon. The obverse has a school insignia and “CORPORI / MENTI / MORIBUS” and “LOWER MERION HIGH SCHOOL MDCCCXCIV.” The reverse has “HISTORICAL ESSAY / THIRD PRIZE / C. LAWRENCE JACKSON.” This was given to given to Chevalier L. Jackson (1900-1961), a physician who followed in the footsteps of his father.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Medal
award, medal
associated dates
1894 01 01+ / 1894 01 01+, 1894 12 31- / 1894 12 31-
1894 01 01+ / 1894 01 01+, 1894 12 31- / 1894 12 31-
Associated Name
Jackson, Chevalier
associated place
United States
United States
Physical Description
metal, bronze (overall material)
cloth, silk (overall material)
red (overall color)
white (overall color)
Measurements
overall:.6 cm x 3.2 cm x 7 cm; 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in x 2 3/4 in
overall: 1 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 1/4 in; 4.7625 cm x 3.81 cm x.635 cm
ID Number
MG.300428.352
accession number
300428
catalog number
300428.352
Credit Line
Chevalier Jackson Collection, from Ms. Joan Bugby
subject
Medicine
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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