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Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Catalog Number 1939.529
Date 1927
Dimensions Dia-2.75 inches
Description This is a bronze commemorative medal (Part A) . It is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Co. (1827-1927). The front is an image of the original engine from the B&O. The back has an image of a train with a human "spirit" flying beside it. Part B is the wood and felt box that holds the coin.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Baltimore and Ohio Railroad
B&O
Subjects Trains
Engineers, Railroad
Engines
Railroad companies
Railroad locomotive industry
Railroad locomotives
Railroads
Railways
Commemoration
Centennial celebrations
Search Terms Baltimore (Md.)
Centennial
Commemoration
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS