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Title Commemorative medal: Official Souvenir. Semi-Centennial Celebration, City of Hoboken, March 28th [1905].
Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Catalog Number 2007.001.0011
Collection Hoboken Parades & Events Collection
Credit Museum Collection.
Description Commemorative medal: Official Souvenir. Semi-Centennial Celebration, March 28th [1905]. 1855-1905. City of Hoboken, N.J. Corporate Seal. Two-piece molded metal with brass gold finish (tarnished), overall 2-1/2" high x 1-1/2" wide. Top piece pin clasp bar with eagle and lettered "Official Souvenir." Lower piece connected to top with two chains, 3 links each, has the other text surrounding the Corporate Seal. Outer portion is a laurel wreath decoration.

Original 1/2" wide patriotic ribbon bow is rotted and only remnants are present.

Back has manufacturer's mark: The Whitehead & Hoag Co., Newark, N.J.
Date 1905-1905
Year Range from 1905.0
Year Range to 1905.0
Search Terms Fiftieth Anniversary City of Hoboken
Semi-Centennial City of Hoboken
Caption front
Imagefile 054\20070010011.TIF
Classification Parades & Pageants
Ceremonies
Fashion