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Title: Woodrow Wilson
Name: Medal
Date: 1925
Medium: Bronze
Country/Culture: American
Dimensions: Other (Diameter): 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Inscription: Inscription on verso: WOODROW WILSON / 28th / PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES / BORN- DECEMBER 28, 1856 / DIED- FEBRUARY 3, 1924
Classification: Medals, Medallions, and Coins
Credit Line: Gift of Jessica Pohlman. In the Christian Petersen Art Collection, Christian Petersen Art Museums, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: UM2018.209
Published References: Dec. 28, 1925 New York Times article state that medals were to be handed out to attendees of the Wilson birthday dinner event. Also known/ pictured in Presidential Coin & Antique Company, Inc, auction catalogue for November 15, 1997 "The Charles McSorley Collection of Nineteenth Century Political Campaign Tokens"