Inventory of the Jack Goldman Medal Collection

Processed by: Ronald Bulatoff
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Inventory of the Jack Goldman Medal Collection

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Ronald Bulatoff
Date Completed:
2005
Encoded by:
Elizabeth Konzak
© 2007 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

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

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Preferred Citation

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

Acquisition Information

The collection was acquired in 1977.

Accruals

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.

Subjects

Medals.

Other Finding Aids

Index to numbered medals in box 1.

Container List

 

Medals arranged by number

Box 1

Inventory to numbered medals

Box 1

#1-54

Box 2

#55-89

Box 3

#90-124

Box 4

#125-150

Box 5

#151-199

Box 6

#200-230

 

Medals arranged by geographical area

Box 7

Africa

Box 7

Africa and Southeast Asia

Box 7

Central and South America

Box 7

France

Box 7

France and Belgium

Box 7

Germany

Box 7

Great Britain

Box 8

Great Britain

Box 8

Great Britain and Belgium

Box 8

Hungary and Czechoslovakia

Box 8

North and South Korea, China, Outer Mongolia

Box 8

Philippines

Box 8

Romania

Box 8

South America

Box 8

Southeast Asia

Box 8

United States of America

Box 9

United States of America

Box 9

Vietnam

Box 10-11

Miscellaneous medals and documentation