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Brown silk ribbon woven with central shield depicting profile bust of Thomas Jefferson over Independence Hall with "1776/ 1876" and 13 red stars above; shield flanked by American flags and surmounted by eagle. Motifs woven in red, white and blue.
This ribbon commemorates the 1876 Centennial celebration of the signing of the Declaration of Independence.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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