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Object Name: Commemorative ribbon
Date: 1948
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Medium: Silk
Dimensions: Overall: 9 1/16 x 3 5/8 in. ( 23 x 9.2 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Polychrome jaquard-woven silk ribbon depicting portrait of Admiral Dewey within oval medallion with laurel wreath and American flag beneath; below is American warship at sea; inscription above: "IN HONOR/of/ADMIRAL DEWEY."
Object Number: INV.2969
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Harry S. Truman, Vice-President under President Franklin D. Roosevelt, was voted President in 1944 and stayed in office until 1953.