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Ribbon

Object Number: 
Z.3419
Date: 
ca. 1932
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/8 x 2 1/8 in. ( 25.7 x 5.4 cm )
Description: 
Yellow silk satin ribbon printed in black; contains inscription "Oregon Pioneer/Association/60TH ANNUAL REUNION/IN CITY AUDITORIUM/Thursday, June 16/1932/WOMAN'S/AUXILIARY/AIDE" in upper section; bust-length male portrait below followed by inscription "STEPHEN FOWLER CHADWICK/FIRST STATE GOVERNOR OF OREGON;/BORN, CONNECTICUT, DEC. 25, 1825;/STUDIED LAW; ADMITTED TO BAR,/NEW YORK, 1850; TO OREGON, VIA/ISTHMUS, 1851; SETTLED IN UMP-/QUAH VALLEY; FIRST JUDGE IN WHAT/IS NOW DOUGLAS COUNTY; FIRST/POSTMASTER IN SCOTTSBURG; MAR-/RIED JANE ANN SMITH, 1856; MEMBER/CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION, AUG./-SEPT. 1857; PRESIDENTIAL ELECTOR,/1864, 1868; SECRETARY OF STATE, 1870/- 1877; BY RESIGNATION OF GOVERNOR/L. F. GROVER. PROMINENT IN FREE-/MASONRY; SECRETARY OF GRAND/LODGE OF OREGON MANY YEARS;/DIED IN SALEM, JANUARY 15, 1895"; seal of Oregon with inscription below: "NON TRANSFERABLE".
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group