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Gold, silver and bronze medals, Carnegie Hero Fund for United States, established April 15, 1904

Format: Print Image 1910
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CLP - Main Library Pennsylvania Dept. - Pittsburgh Photographic Library - Reference (Ask for assistance) PENNA PPL r CA-459
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Pennsylvania Dept. - Pittsburgh Photographic Library - Reference (Ask for assistance)
 
Call Number  PENNA PPL r CA-459
 
 
Summary
Two photographs of medals in gold, silver and bronze, showing both sides of each medal issued by the Carnegie Hero Fund for the United States. The front sides of each medal features a portrait of Andrew Carnegie with the inscriptions: "Carnegie Hero Fund" and "Established April 15, 1904". The reverse sides of each medal features a blank plaque with the words: "Awarded to" and: "Greater love hath no man than this that a man lay down his life for his friends". The reverse sides of each medal rests in a velvet lined case with an engraved plaque that reads: "To Andrew Carnegie from Carnegie Hero Fund Commission".
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Subjects Carnegie, Andrew, -- 1835-1919 -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Carnegie, Andrew, -- 1835-1919 -- Miscellanea -- Medals -- Pictorial works.
Carnegie, Andrew, -- 1835-1919 -- Pictorial works.
Carnegie Hero Fund Commission -- Endowments -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Industrialists -- Charitable contributions -- United States -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Industrialists -- United States -- Medals -- Pictorial works.
Industrialists -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Philanthropists -- United States -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Philanthropists -- United States -- Medals -- Pictorial works.
Philanthropists -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Endowments -- United States -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Heroes -- United States -- Medals -- Pictorial works.
Heroes -- United States -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Medals -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Medals -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Portrait medallions -- United States -- Pictorial works.
United States -- Miscellanea -- Pictorial works.
Publisher 1910
Other Titles Carnegie Hero Fund for United States
Contributors Carnegie Hero Fund Commission.
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Pennsylvania Department.
Andrew Carnegie Benefactions Collection.
Language English
Notes On cardboard mount: 26 x 35 cm.
"CA-459."
Appears in photographic collection: Andrew Carnegie Benefactions Collection; located in Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Department.
Description 2 photographs : black and white ; 23 x 17 cm-24 x 12 cm
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