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Commemorative Representative Elias R. Monfort Commander in Chief G.A.R.

Object Number: 
Z.3231
Description: 
four medals vertically attached to yellow ribbon, top medal: eagle with wings spread, perched on crossed canons, verso: metal clasp; 2nd from top medal: G.A.R. insignia, additional text: GOLDEN JUBILEE 50TH NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT, crossed American flags with text REPRESENTATIVE; 3rd from top medal, red heart in center with text HEART OF AMERICA, backing scroll states KANSAS CITY, with a train and 1866-1916; bottom medal round, profile portrait of "ELIAS R. MONFORT COMMANDER IN CHIEF G.A.R., verso: Bastian Bros., Co., Rochester, NY, attached to yellow ribbon maybe cut/frayed
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group