The United States of America by Act of Their Congress Have Authorized The World's Columbian Commission ...

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Title

The United States of America by Act of Their Congress Have Authorized The World's Columbian Commission ...

Description

World's Columbian Commission Certificate decreeing a medal for specific merit to the American Catholic Historical Society of Philadelphia for its exhibit of manuscripts, relics, etc. at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, 1893. Printed in bottom left of engraving: "Will H. Low, Inv. et del. [i.e., designer/drawer]". Printed in bottom center of engraving: "Engraved and printed by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, United States Treasury Department". Printed in bottom right of engraving: "Chas. Schlecht, Sculpt. [i.e., sculptor]".

Date

1893

Format

image/jpeg

Language

eng

Type

Image

Identifier

2010.047.122

Coverage

Philadelphia (Pa.)

Access Rights

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Extent

1 print : engraving

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Original Format

Physical Dimensions

25.5 x 37 inches

Files

2010_047_122_web.jpg

Collection

Citation

United States. Bureau of Engraving and Printing., “The United States of America by Act of Their Congress Have Authorized The World's Columbian Commission ... ,” Catholic Historical Research Center Digital Collections, accessed December 14, 2017, http://omeka.chrc-phila.org/items/show/7.