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The medal's obverse design depicts the right-side profile of Thomas Jefferson, a United States founding father, principle author of the Declaration of Independence, and third President of the United States. On the reverse, a sword, quill, and compass are pictured. The three objects are encircled by a laurel wreath.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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1 3/4 inches (diameter)
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obverse: THOMAS • JEFFERSON / Sidney Waugh [facsimile signature] / 1745-1826 reverse: THE HALL OF FAME FOR GREAT AMERICANS AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITY / 19©62 edge: MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826; New York University. Hall of Fame for Great Americans
coins & medals
[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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