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Medal, Commemorative

Description

Bronze commemorative medallion produced for the National Star Spangled Banner Centennial, 1914, designed by sculptor Hans Schuler (1874-1951), and produced by the Whitehead & Hoag Company of Newark, New Jersey. During the week of September 6-13, 1914, the city of Baltimore held a celebration of Francis Scott Key, the Star Spangled Banner, and the victory over the British during the Battle of Baltimore in 1814.

Date

1914

Contributor(s)

Whitehead & Hoag Co.

Contributor(s) Notes

Designed by Hans Schuler, produced by Whitehead & Hoag Co.

Materials

Bronze

Dimensions

2 inches

Resource ID

3852

Credit Line

Bequest of Julia McHenry Howard

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.