Republican Centennial medal
Overall: 2 1/2 in.
on edge: "MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE"
Bronze struck medal; obverse with busts of Abraham Lincoln and Dwight D. Eisenhower and "REPUBLICAN CENTENNIAL * 1854-1954"; reverse with flaming torches framing famous quotations of Lincoln and Eisenhower: "With malice towards none..." and "In all those things which deal with people, be liberal..."
This medal belonged to Henry R. Luce (1898-1967), founder of Time, Fortune, and Life Magazines and one of the most powerful figures in the history of American journalism.
Gift of Lila Luce and H. Christopher Luce in memory of Henry Luce III
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