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Campaign medal: Major General W. H. Harrison

Object Number: 
Z.2996
Description: 
Silver medal; obverse: "MAJ. GEN. W. H. HARRISON/ BORN FEB. 9, 1778"; reverse: "THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE/ THE HERO/ OF/ TIPPECANOE" with log cabin depictted.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group