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Richard W. Thompson

Creator:
unknown
Location:
unknown
Origin Date:
1900
Materials:
cloth
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 2 1/4 in
Item ID:
71.2009.082.0211
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Three-dimensional Objects

Description

White silk ribbon is stamped with images and text in black ink. An engraved portrait of a man wearing a suit and bow tie is featured in the center of the ribbon; "June 9, 1809/Feb. 9, 1900" is printed above. "Richard W. Thompson/Terre Haute, Indiana/Feb. 12, 1900/"He was Indiana's grand old man, sincerely beloved by all our people."/James A. Mount" is printed below. A line of fleur-de-lis is printed across the bottom. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum