Jewish-American Hall of Fame - Samuel Gompers & Sidney Hillman Bronze Medal -Labor Leaders and Government Advisors
New commemorative medal features exceptional portraits of pioneering labor leaders Samuel Gompers (founder of AF of L) and Sidney Hillman (founder of CIO), along with a dramatic scene of workers picketing for better working conditions and living wages. Designer Karen Worth is one of America’s most respected medallists. The medal’s reverse dramatically portrays the September 1915 strike by 25,000 members of the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America. This limited edition (1000 maximum) medal is unusually trapezoidal shaped, measuring over 2” diameter and weighing about 2 ˝ oz. Individually serial numbered.