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Catalog Number 2008.005.0240
Object Name Bell
Year Range from 1969
Year Range to 1972
Made J.I. Houck
Place of Origin Pottstown/PA
Description Desktop replica liberty bell. The bell and supports are made of brass and mounted to a trapezoidal block of wood. The bell's inscription on the front reads, "Proclaim Liberty/Throughout all the Land/ Pass and Stow/ Philada/MDCCLIII." The reverse inscription reads, "Unto all the inhabitants thereof." There is a brass plate on the front of the wood mount which reads, "Maurice H. Stans/Chairman/Interdepartmental Savings Bonds Committee."
People Stans, Maruice H.
Search Terms Politics
Chairman
Bell
Award
Liberty bell
Interdepartmental Savings Bonds Committee