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Alumni Medallion, 1934

Identifier: id1800

Scope and Contents

One large bronze medallion with a raised design of the Wren Building, the College coat-of-arms, and the date "1693" surrounded by the phrases "The College of William and Mary in Virginia" and "Wise and True and Just." The design on the reverse is of a laurel wreath and a burning lamp with the words "Alumni Award to [space] for service and loyalty." This is the first Alumni Medallion struck. It rests in a box that is green, gold, and silver. The medallion is 2.75in. Images available at and Located in Decorative Objects S2, SS1, Box 6. UA 1980.068


  • Creation: 1934


Language of Materials

From the Collection:

English Greek,Ancient(to1453) Hebrew

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.


From the Collection: 4.75 Linear Feet

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository