Tuesday, October 03, 2006

Huge Gold Rush congressional medal resurfaces (WTVM-TV)

WOLFEBORO, N.H. A rare medal presented to 19th century President Zachary Taylor goes on display in Georgia this week.When Taylor became president in 1849, he was a hero for his exploits during the Mexican War. The country said "thanks" three times, with Congressional Gold Medals. . . .

Full story at:
http://www.wtvm.com/Global/story.asp?S=5486202&nav=menu91_2

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