Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.337
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
height and width: 34.1 x 30.2mm (1 5/16 x 1 3/16 in.)
Marks: 
Reverse center: "SCHWAAB S.& S./ CO./ MILWAUKEE"
Description: 
Brass struck shield-shaped uniface medal with laurel branches bordering sides, showing rowboat and sailing ship on river; legend: "HUDSON-FULTON/ CELEBRATION/ HUDSON/ LANDING FROM HALF MOON/ NEW YORK/ 1909". Hole punched at top.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group