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Inventory of the Jack Goldman Medal Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Other Finding Aids

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Jack Goldman Medal Collection
    Dates: 1511-1971
    Collection number: 77120
    Creator: Goldman, Jack, 1895-1981, collector.
    Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes, 2 cubic foot boxes, 6 card file boxes (4 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Approximately 520 medals, from 121 countries.
    Physical location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Administrative Information


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    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Jack Goldman Medal Collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    The collection was acquired in 1977.


    Increments may have been received since this finding aid was prepared. Please check Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat   to find the full extent of the collection.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Approximately 520 medals, from 121 countries. Includes the Malayan Order of the Crown (Third Class) issued in 1511; United States Congressional Medal of Honor; British Victoria Cross; Spanish decoration for the Recapture of Vigo (1809); Italian Air Force Bravery Medal (World War II); the Ottoman Empire's decoration for the War against Montenegro (1862-1863); United States medal commemorating Admiral Dewey's victory at Manila Bay; United States Marine Brevet medal; and the Israeli Six-Day War medal.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.



    Other Finding Aids

    Index to numbered medals in box 1.