Young Men's Association for Mutual Improvement ribbon
Silk silver ribbon printed in all black. 7 3/4 x 3 inches. Illustrated with an engraved vignette of a Lady Columbia-like figure holding a staff and surrounded by flags, a shield, navigational instruments, and a globe. Above her head in a ribbon are the words, "Intelligence the Life of Liberty." A rare commemorative ribbon celebrating the fourth of July in Albany, New York. The item was printed in 1838.
- Young Men's Association (Albany, N.Y.) (Organization)
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0.167 Cubic Feet (1 legal size folder)
Biographical / Historical
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