Inventory of the Jack Goldman medal collection

Finding aid prepared by Ronald Bulatoff
Hoover Institution Library and Archives
© 2007
434 Galvez Mall
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305-6003

Title: Jack Goldman medal collection
Date (inclusive): 1511-1971
Collection Number: 77120
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 3 manuscript boxes, 2 cubic foot boxes, 6 card file boxes (4.0 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Approximately 520 medals, from 121 countries. Digital copies of select records also available at 
source: Goldman, Jack, 1895-1981
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.


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Acquisition Information

The collection was acquired in 1977.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Jack Goldman medal collection, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Alternate Forms Available

Digital copies of select records also available at 

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.

Other Finding Aids

Index to numbered medals in box 1.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Goldman, Jack, 1895-1981


Medals arranged by number

box 1

Inventory to numbered medals

box 1, online digital
box 3, online digital
box 4


box 5


box 6



Medals arranged by geographical area

box 7

Africa and Southeast Asia

box 7

Central and South America

box 7, online digital
box 7

France and Belgium

box 7

Great Britain

box 8

Great Britain

box 8

Great Britain and Belgium

box 8

Hungary and Czechoslovakia

box 8, online digital

North and South Korea, China, Outer Mongolia

box 8


box 8


box 8

South America

box 8

Southeast Asia

box 9


box 10

Miscellaneous medals and documentation

box 11

Miscellaneous medals and documentation