[Two medals]

Format: Print Image 1910
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CLP - Main Library Pennsylvania Dept. - Pittsburgh Photographic Library - Reference (Ask for assistance) PENNA PPL r CA-583
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Collection  Pennsylvania Dept. - Pittsburgh Photographic Library - Reference (Ask for assistance)
 
Call Number  PENNA PPL r CA-583
 
 
Summary
A photograph showing two medals pertaining to the Chamber of Commerce of the State of New York. The first bears the inscription "In honor of the guests who attended the dedicatory ceremonies on the opening of the building of the Chamber of Commerce." The second bears the inscriptions "Ingenio suo urbis benefactor et rei publicae conservator" and "Abram Stevens Hewitt" and features a portrait of Hewitt, who had been an industrialist and inventor, as well as a U.S. Congressman and Mayor of New York. He was also a founder and trustee of the Carnegie Institution. The reverse side (not shown in photograph) includes the inscription "Rapid transit."
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Subjects Carnegie, Andrew, -- 1835-1919 -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Carnegie, Andrew, -- 1835-1919 -- Medals -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Hewitt, Abram S. -- (Abram Stevens), -- 1822-1903 -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Hewitt, Abram S. -- (Abram Stevens), -- 1822-1903 -- Pictorial works.
Carnegie Institution of Washington -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Carnegie Institution of Washington. -- Trustees -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Carnegie Institution of Washington. -- Trustees -- Pictorial works.
Industrialists -- Charitable contributions -- United States -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Philanthropists -- United States -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Boards of trade -- New York (State) -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Local transit -- New York (State) -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Mayors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Mayors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Pictorial works.
Portrait medallions -- Pictorial works.
Medals -- Pictorial works.
Publisher 1910
Other Titles 2 medals
Contributors Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Pennsylvania Department.
Andrew Carnegie Benefactions Collection.
Language English
Notes Title supplied by cataloger.
On cardboard mount: 26 x 35 cm.
"CA-583."
Appears in photographic collection: Andrew Carnegie Benefactions Collection; located in Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Department.
Description 1 photograph : black and white ; 11 x 19 cm
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