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Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.4078
Date: 
ca. 1897
Medium: 
metal, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 3 x 10 in. ( 2.5 x 7.6 x 25.4 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular cream-colored ribbon with gold metal pinback at top and folded bottom edge with circular badge attached. Ribbon printed in blue ink: "1877 1897/REUNION/...23RD OHIO.../VETERAN/VOLUNTEER INFANTRY,/FREEMONT, OHIO./MUSTERED IN, 11 JUNE, 1861./COLONEL WM. S. ROSENCRANS,/Major General U.S. Volunteers,/Commanding Army of the Cumberland./LIEUT. COLONEL STANLEY MATTHEWS,/Colonel 51st Ohio Volunteer Infantry,/Justice United States Supreme Court./MAJOR RUTHERFORD B> HAYES,/Brevet Major General U. S. Volunteers,/19th President of the United States./SURGEON JOSEPH T. WEBB,/Brevet Lieut. Colonel U. S. Volunteers./WILLIAM MCKINLEY, JR./Private Company E, aged 18 years./MUSTERED OUT
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group