United Parcel Service Fiftieth Anniversary Medal (obverse)

  • Anthony de Francisci, United Parcel Service Fiftieth Anniversary Medal (obverse), 1957, brass, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate, 1966.110.45

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The United Parcel Service was founded in 1907. The obverse of this medal shows the company’s founder, James E. Casey, and UPS executives George W. Casey, Evert McCabe, and Charles W. Soderstrom. UPS still employs the trademark shield symbol seen on this medal.

Title
United Parcel Service Fiftieth Anniversary Medal (obverse)
Artist
Founders
Date
1957
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
2 1/2 in. (6.5 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate

Mediums
Mediums Description
brass
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Casey, James E. – bust
  • Portrait male – Casey, George W. – bust
  • Portrait male – McCabe, Evert – bust
  • Portrait male – Soderstrom, Charles W. – bust
  • Portrait group
Object Number
1966.110.45
Palette
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