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The medal's obverse depicts the quarter-right profile of Lillian D. Wald, an American nurse, humanitarian, and author, from the shoulders up. On the reverse, the medal shows Wald [?] looking on at five children sitting on a home's front steps. A man and a woman stand at the base of the stairs.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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1 3/4 inches (diameter)
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obverse: THE HALL OF FAME FOR GREAT AMERICANS / LILLIAN / D. WALD / 19©71 / 1867- / 1940 / NEW YORK UNIVERSITY reverse: HUMANITARIAN edge: MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE
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[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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