This uniface medal sample is one of several Anthony de Francisci created to honor Elbert Gary (1846−1927), who founded the United States Steel Corporation in 1901, and after whom the city of Gary, Indiana, is named. The sample represents the obverse of the true medal on which a portrait of Gary would appear.
Elbert H. Gary, United States Steel Corporation Service Medal (obverse)
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- 1 1⁄8 in. (3.0 cm) diam.
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate
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- Portrait male – Gary, Elbert H. – head
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