Gold/Bronze Medal of U.S.A. Congress, Philadelphia (Pa.), 1926 - 1931. 1933.64.88

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Obverse: FOR. HIS. COURAGE. SAGACITY. AND. PERSEVERANCE. IN. THE. TRANSPOLAR. FLIGHT. IN. THE. DIRIGIBLE. NORGE. MAY. 1926. - Above horizon of sphere on which swirls, cowled female face with raised hand to each side, star on forehead.
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Reverse: AWARDED. BY. THE. CONGRESS. OF. THE. UNITED. STATES/ TO LINCOLN. ELLSWORTH - Dirigible and helical lines above polar view of earth.



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