Daniel Hale Williams medal, American Negro Commemorative Society series, United States, 1968

Daniel Hale Williams medal, American Negro Commemorative Society series, United States, 1968

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Description (Brief)
One (1) Daniel Hale Williams medal
United States, 1968
Obverse Image: Bust of Daniel Hale Williams.
Obverse Text: DANIEL HALE WILLIAMS, M.D. / PIONEER HEART SURGEON / 1856 1931
Reverse Image: Dr. Williams and a nurse performing surgery on a patient.
Reverse Text: FIRST SUCCESSFUL HEART SURGERY / JULY 9 1893
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
medal
Other Terms
Medal; Commemorative
Date made
1968
issuing authority
American Negro Commemorative Society
maker
Franklin Mint
place made
United States
associated place
United States
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
medal: 3.88 cm; x 1 1/2 in
ID Number
NU.68.156.2
catalog number
68.156.2
maker number
2
serial number
3
accession number
280290
Credit Line
American Negro Commemorative Society
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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