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Smithsonian Seal
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
1893 or later
Seal designed by Augustus Saint-Gaudens has the words "Per Orbem" and "For the Increase and Diffusion of Knowledge Among Men Smithsonian Institution Washington 1846." This design was approved by the Board of Regents in 1893 but was not used until 1894.
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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 66, Folder 2
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Seals (Numismatics), Per Orbem
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus 1848-1907
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Photographic print, Object
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Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Object; Medium: Photographic print
Full Record:!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!10801~!0#focus
Smithsonian Seal, by Unknown, 1893 or later, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, 2003-19534.

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