Alexander Hamilton Commemorative Medal (from Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Medal Series)
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The medal's obverse design depicts the left-quarter profile of Alexander Hamilton, one of the founding fathers of the United States. On the medal's reverse, Hamilton stands at the center. He is surrounded by the outlines of several U.S. states as well as the images of a ship, cannon, the Scales of Justice, documents, his childhood home, and dueling guns.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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1 3/4 inches (diameter)
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obverse: ALEXANDER HAMILTON / 1755 / 1604 / GRIGOR / A Hamilton [facsimile signature] reverse: THE HALL OF FAME OF GREAT AMERICANS / 1971 / © / AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITY edge: MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE
Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804; New York University. Hall of Fame for Great Americans
[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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