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The medal's obverse design features the right-side profile of Harriet Beecher Stowe, an American abolitionist and writer best known for her work, Uncle Tom's Cabin. On the reverse, and African-American woman stands at the center. A chain is pictured behind her with a whip woven around her body. A cabin and sun are pictured in the background.
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 / HARRIET / BEECHER / STOWE / 1811 / 1896 / Michael Lantz / 1975 / AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITY edge: MEDALLIC ART CO. DANBURY CONN.
New York University. Hall of Fame for Great Americans; Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
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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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