James Madison 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-side profile of James Madison, a founding father and fourth President of the United States. On the reverse, Madison is shown sitting at a desk. His proper right elbow rests casually on the back of his chair as his proper left arm rests on the desk. In his proper left hand, he holds a document. Nineteen stars circle the inner edge of the medal.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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1 3/4 inches (diameter)
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obverse: James Madison / 1751-1836 / Scholar / Statesman / Public / Servant / The Hall of Fame / for Great Americans / at New York / University / 19©69 reverse: R·A·W edge: MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y.
Madison, James, 1751-1836; 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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