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Travel/ medallion

Travel/ medallion
Travel/ medallion
Title
Travel/ medallion
Date 
1940
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
1/8 x 1 1/4 in. diameter
Description 
An aluminum medallion embossed on one side with a cylinder-shaped train engine surrounded by the words "Union Pacific/ Serves All the West/ 1940 Lucky Piece/ Road of the Challengers". On the reverse, sleek stylized image of a blunt-nosed 1930's train engine surrounded by the words "Union Pacific/ Road of the Streamliners/ Aluminum In These/ Famous Trains/ Furnished by Aluminum Comapny of America". For four similar 1934 medallions, 2002.1.3144 through 2002.1.3147.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3148
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group