1898 Souvenier, Sesquicentennial Anniversary of Reading, PA, Made by Schwabbs & For Sale
1898 Souvenier, Sesquicentennial Anniversary of Reading, PA, Made by Schwabbs &:
Measures about 1.75\" x 2.5\". Not magnetic.
1898 Souvenier medal of the Sesquicentennial (150th) anniversary celebration June 5th through June 11th, 1898 of the town\'s founding. Reading PA (county seat of Berks County) was laid out by Thomas and Richard Penn, the sons of William Penn and established in 1748. The name \"Reading\" was chosen after Penn\'s own county seat in Berkshire, England.Medal manufactured by Schwabbs & S. Co., Milwaukee