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Andrew Jackson Memorial Ribbon

Object Number: 
ca. 1845
Overall: 7 3/4 x 3 in. ( 19.7 x 7.6 cm )
Cream silk satin ribbon printed in black; depicts bust-length portrait of Andrew Jackson within square black frame with concave cut-out corners; inscription: "The Union Must & shall be Preserved/ANDREW JACKSON/Born near Waxhaw Settlement South Carolina/March 15th 1767./Died at the Hermitage June the 8th 1845."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Johnson Carpenter
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group