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The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!


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Bronze, silk ribbon
Overall: 3 7/8 x 1 3/4 x 2 in. ( 9.8 x 4.4 x 5.1 cm )
Round bronze medal suspended from blue, white and red striped ribbon and bronze bar. Bar inscribed: "CITIZEN'S COMM." Medal obverse depicts allegorical figure holding sailboat in upraised left hand and steamboat in upraised right hand; silhoutte of New York City in background; circular inscription "HUDSON-FULTON CELEBRATION NY" Medal reverse: relief of two men in right profile circular inscription: "HENRY HUDSON 1609 ROBERT FULTON 1807/1909"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group