Medal

Medal

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The obverse of this bronze medal has chemical apparatus and “ALUMNI COLLEGII PHARMACEUTICI / SANCTI LUDOVICI / A.D. / MDCCCLXXV.” The reverse has “AWARDED / TO / H. M. Whelpley / FOR ATTAINING / THE HIGHEST / Proficiency / IN ALL BRANCHES / 1883.”
Ref: J. H. Beale, “Dr. Henry Milton Whelpley (1861-1926),” Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 20 (1927): 161-166.
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Currently not on view
Object Name
Medal
date made
1883
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall - case: 1 1/8 in x 6 1/4 in x 5 1/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 15.875 cm x 13.0175 cm
ID Number
MG.M-13094
catalog number
M-13094
accession number
321641
catalog number
321641.132
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association
subject
Pharmacy
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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