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Presidential Medal for Merit. February 2, 1948.
Awarded by President Harry Truman.
Pin with red ribbon with metallic eagle surrounded by a circle hanging below. [This
is among the highest honors that the United States bestows upon a civilian.]
Creator: Harry Truman (President of the United States), George C. Marshall (Secretary of State)
Associated: Linus Pauling, Lee A. DuBridge, William A. Fowler, Max Mason, Bruce H. Sage
Date: February 2, 1948
Genre: miscellaneous documents
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