ribbon

ribbon

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A ribbon marking the death of John Quincy Adams. Adams, the 6th President of the United States, Ambassador to several foreign countries, Secretary of State, Senator and member of the House of Representatives from Massachussetts died of a cerebal hemorrhage while participating in a debate in the House of Representatives.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Ribbon
Object Type
ribbon
associated date
1848 02 23
associated person
Adams, John Quincy
Measurements
overall, mounted: 6 in x 2 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
PL.227739.1848.J01
catalog number
227739.1848.J01
Credit Line
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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