William Tecumseh Sherman 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 right-side profile of William Sherman, a U.S. general during the American Civil War. The medal's obverse features a male figure riding horseback. In his proper right hand, he holds a sword and an arch of flames is pictured overhead.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
1 3/4 inches (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
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obverse: WILLIAM TECUMSEH SHERMAN / 1820 / 1891 / Michael Lantz [facsimile signature] reverse: VICKSBURG/ BULL RUN / ATLANTA / SHILOH / 19©73 / THE HALL OF FAME / FOR GREAT AMERICANS / AT / NEW YORK UNIVERSITY edge: MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE
New York University. Hall of Fame for Great Americans; Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891
[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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