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Object Name Case
Object Number 1880.7.1
Collection Rutherford B. Hayes
Description brown velvet edged in red; silver snap closure; hinged lid; lined with cream satin; (center portion on bottom and small section on lid is pink - possibly due to bleeding of another color or perhaps was originally pink and the outside edges have faded); purple ribbon running diagonally in the inside of top; printed in gold letters on ribbon "A. ndrew's Diamond Palace. Manufacturing Jewler and Silversmith, 221 Montgomery St., Russ House Block, San Francisco, Cal."
Date 1880/08
Year Range from 1880.0
Dimensions H-1.496 W-5.63 L-8.268 inches
Material wood; velvet
Event Western Trip
Made by A. Andrew's Diamond Palace
Provenance box used to hold the souvenir invitation and envelope presented to President and Mrs. Hayes by the city officials of San Francisco in 1880 during the President's western trip to the Pacific Coast
Search Terms Great Western Tour1
880
San Francisco