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Medals

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5255, Frame 1513-1518
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1938, undated
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Rockwell Kent papers / Series 6: Photographs / 6.4: Works of Art
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9cdd528cb-cc2a-4ed8-89a7-3e75983e450a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref4668

Medals

Collection Creator:
Alexander, John White, 1856-1915  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1870-1922
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the original papers requires an appointment. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and not served to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John White Alexander papers, 1775-1968, bulk 1870-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John White Alexander papers
John White Alexander papers / Series 6: Awards and Memorials
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97062cd0c-5f3b-41b3-9618-22a9add755b4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-alexjohn-ref116

Medals

Collection Creator:
Alexander, John White, 1856-1915  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 18
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1870-1922
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the original papers requires an appointment. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and not served to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John White Alexander papers, 1775-1968, bulk 1870-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John White Alexander papers
John White Alexander papers / Series 6: Awards and Memorials
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99384559b-f4a0-417c-995e-13045d10f1b2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-alexjohn-ref947

Medals

Collection Creator:
Alexander, John White, 1856-1915  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1870-1922
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the original papers requires an appointment. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and not served to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John White Alexander papers, 1775-1968, bulk 1870-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John White Alexander papers
John White Alexander papers / Series 6: Awards and Memorials
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw907f28317-0e45-4ffa-b645-c7b1af94dce1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-alexjohn-ref948

Medals

Collection Creator:
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art  Search this
Container:
Box 224, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1924
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records, 1883-1962, bulk 1885-1940. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records / Series 4: International
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-carninst-ref9857

Award Medals

Collection Creator:
Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956  Search this
Krasner, Lee, 1908-1984  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1977, 1982
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers, circa 1914-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers
Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers / Series 2: Lee Krasner Papers / 2.1: Biographical Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a9e85c0c-3d0a-4ca9-88cc-4e2fcecbc419
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-polljack-ref238

Award Medals

Collection Creator:
Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1900-1927
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Henry Ossawa Tanner papers, 1860s-1978 (bulk 1890-1937). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Henry Ossawa Tanner papers
Henry Ossawa Tanner papers / Series 1: Biographical Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw916cf9dee-4022-423a-8dc5-a4f30e04f61c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-tannhenr-ref27

Award Medals

Collection Creator:
Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1900-1927
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Henry Ossawa Tanner papers, 1860s-1978 (bulk 1890-1937). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Henry Ossawa Tanner papers
Henry Ossawa Tanner papers / Series 1: Biographical Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw912cf135d-4f61-4694-9a50-7477c9813a5f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-tannhenr-ref646

Aviation medals display

Collection Creator:
Hammer, William J. (William Joseph), 1858-1934 (electrical engineer)  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
William J. Hammer Collection, Acc. NASM.XXXX.0074, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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William J. Hammer Collection
William J. Hammer Collection / Series 2: Photographs and other materials / 2.2: Photographs [11 x 15 inch flat boxes]
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg255863f58-c988-41e8-9838-f518722561fa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0074-ref284

Medals and Small Reliefs Show

Collection Creator:
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art  Search this
Container:
Box 195, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1923
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records, 1883-1962, bulk 1885-1940. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records / Series 3: Exhibitions
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-carninst-ref11103

Medals and Small Reliefs Show

Collection Creator:
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art  Search this
Container:
Box 195, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1923
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records, 1883-1962, bulk 1885-1940. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records / Series 3: Exhibitions
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-carninst-ref9554

War Medals, American Defense Service Medal; Good Conduct Medal

Collection Creator:
Beach, Chester, 1881-1956  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 54
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1941-1942
Scope and Contents note:
Oversized material housed in Box 11, Folder 1
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and not served to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Chester Beach papers, 1846-1999, bulk circa 1900-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Chester Beach papers
Chester Beach papers / Series 2: Project Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96a2d94e6-530e-4c08-b0c8-eb7b12286db7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-beacches-ref183

Medal 1

Donor Name:
S. Kriger, Inc.  Search this
Culture:
Not Given  Search this
Object Type:
Medal
Place:
Turkey (Türkiye), Asia
Accession Date:
18 Jul 1969
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
284934
USNM Number:
E410777-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3318b082b-4492-4f4c-b718-de9bf34ffb80
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8441316

New York Recruiting medal

Created by:
Dieges & Clust, American, founded 1898  Search this
Issued by:
New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs, American  Search this
Medium:
metal and ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 9/16 x 1 7/16 x 1/4
Type:
medals
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1917-1936
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gina R. McVey,Granddaughter
Object number:
2011.108.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58e8f7b53-6a11-4a08-be9d-865bc132d721
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.108.6
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Wightman Cup Medal

Created by:
United States Tennis Association, American, founded 1881  Search this
Subject of:
Althea Gibson, American, 1927 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 3/4 × 1 3/8 in. (4.4 × 3.5 cm)
Type:
medals
Place depicted:
Edgeworth, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Sports  Search this
Tennis  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.27.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Exhibition:
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bb50d8b3-88e6-40cb-932f-493b6b0259c0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.27.4
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Louisiana Purchase Exposition Medals, Letters and Photographs

Collection Creator:
Weinman, Adolph A. (Adolph Alexander), 1870-1952  Search this
Extent:
(3 folders; see also Box 11)
Container:
Reel 5888, Frame 503-514
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1904-1905
Collection Restrictions:
A digitized version of the microfilm of this collection is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Adolph A. Weinman papers, 1890-1959. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Adolph A. Weinman papers
Adolph A. Weinman papers / Series 8: Project Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw989c3e14b-66a1-40f4-bc90-1a3f67eeea96
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-weinadol-ref230

Tuskegee Airmen Congressional Gold Medal

Commissioned by:
United States Department of the Treasury, American, founded 1789  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Created by:
United States Mint, American, founded 1792  Search this
Medium:
gold
Dimensions:
2 15/16 × 2 15/16 × 3/16 in. (7.5 × 7.5 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
medals
Date:
2007
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Exhibition:
Double Victory: The African American Military Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ef531fd7-f0f5-4aa1-adf0-a009298e0190
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.8
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Amateur Athletic Union medal awarded to Eulace Peacock

Manufactured by:
Dieges & Clust, American, founded 1898  Search this
Issued by:
Amateur Athletic Union, American, founded 1888  Search this
Received by:
Eulace Peacock, American, 1914 - 1996  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 1/4 × 1 3/4 × 3/16 in. (5.7 × 4.5 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
medals
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1934
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Sports  Search this
Track and field  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2014.63.105.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c4310b64-75b9-43f7-8386-cf3b850c9ddd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2014.63.105.1.2
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Danish Free Black Citizenship Commemorative Medal

Designed by:
Frederik Christopher Krohn, Danish, 1806 - 1883  Search this
Subject of:
Frederick VI, Danish Norwegian, 1768 - 1839  Search this
Medium:
silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 7/16 × 2 7/16 × 1/4 in. (6.2 × 6.2 × 0.7 cm)
Type:
medals
Place used:
Virgin Islands of the United States, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Denmark, Europe
Date:
April 18, 1834
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Dutch colonialism  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Freedom  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David K. Hayes
Object number:
2018.112.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Awards and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd547804e40-ffca-4a82-972c-723145ca2af8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.112.1
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Danish Free Black Citizenship Commemorative Medal

Designed by:
Frederik Christopher Krohn, Danish, 1806 - 1883  Search this
Subject of:
Frederick VI, Danish Norwegian, 1768 - 1839  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 7/16 × 2 7/16 × 1/4 in. (6.2 × 6.2 × 0.7 cm)
Type:
medals
Place used:
Virgin Islands of the United States, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Denmark, Europe
Date:
April 18, 1834
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Dutch colonialism  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Freedom  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David K. Hayes
Object number:
2018.112.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Awards and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55b283120-4e4d-4226-9112-d53a6d93dd82
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.112.2
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