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Object/Catalog Number FIC09.208.8
Object Name Certificate, Achievement
Collection Dr. Gerald D. Timmons Collection
Object Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Parent Object Number FIC09.208.1
Condition Good
Number of images 1.0
Scope & Content Part of a group of certificates.
Title US Department of Health, Education and Welfare certificate - 1956
Year Range from 1956.0
Year Range to 1956.0
Caption Presidential Appointment certificate
Condition Notes Adhered to board with Christmas paper on back
Acid burn along edges of piece.
Some stains and discolorations
Notes Words on certificate:

"The / President of The United States of America. / To all who shall see these presents, greeting: / Know Ye, that reposing special trust and confidence in the patriotism, valor, fidelity, and / abilities of Gerald D. Timmons I do / appoint him Advisor to the Director / Healing Arts Educational Advisory Commitee / and do authorize and empower him to execute and fulfill the duties of that office and to / do and preform all manner of things thereunto belonging according to the laws of the / Untied States and the rules and regulations prescribed thereunder by the President or by / his direction, and to have and to hold the said office during the pleasure of the President. / Given under my hand at the City of Washington, this 26th day / of October, in the year of our Lord, one thousand nine hundred / and forty-eight, and in the one hundred and seventy- / third year of the Independence of the United States. / By the President:"