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Catalog Number 2005.051.00040
Object Name Certificate, Commemorative
Title Golden Anniversary Certificate
Scope & Content A commemorative certificate awarded to South Dakota's Territorial Pioneers. The piece is white cardstock printed in blue and gold, and handwritten in black ink. It also has a decorative blue border. The certificate is titled "Golden Anniversary/Territorial Pioneers of South Dakota," and noted that T. G. Edmison was recognized as a territorial pioneers because he was a resident in the territory when it was admitted to the Union as a state on November 2, 1889. The piece is dated July 4, 1939 and was signed at Sioux Falls. An official Golden Anniversary seal with short ribbons is afixed to the bottom right corner of the piece.
Physical characteristics Cardstock/Ink/Silk/Paper/7"w x 5"h
Date 1939
Dates of Creation 1939
Language of Material English
Imagefile 068\200505100040.JPG
Search Terms South Dakota/Dakota Territory/Certificate/50th Anniversary/Statehood