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GM Leaders -- Alfred P. Sloan, Jr. and Harlow H. Curtice

Reference photograph used by Marshall M. Fredericks for the "Alfred P. Sloan Medal," one of the three "General Motors Cancer Research Foundation Medals".

Caption on verso reads "GM LEADERS -- Alfred P. Sloan, Jr., left, former president, board chairman and honorary chairman of General Motors Board of Directors, and Harlow H. Curtice, president…

Alfred P. Sloan Jr.

Reference photograph used by Marshall M. Fredericks for the "Alfred P. Sloan Medal," one of the three "General Motors Cancer Research Foundation Medals".

The awards recognize basic and clinical scientists throughout the world who have been selected by their peers for demonstrated achievements in research directed at the discovery of the cause,…

Inventor and Mentor -- Alfred P. Sloan, Jr. and Charles F. Kettering

Reference photograph used by Marshall M. Fredericks for the "Alfred P. Sloan Medal," one of the three "General Motors Cancer Research Foundation Medals".

Caption on verso reads "INVENTOR AND MENTOR -- In a sentimental moment in 1942, Alfred P. Sloan, Jr., (left) then GM board chairman, and Charles F, Kettering, then GM vice president in charge…

Two automotive pioneers -- Alfred P. Sloan, Jr. and R.E. Olds

Reference photograph used by Marshall M. Fredericks for the "Alfred P. Sloan Medal," one of the three "General Motors Cancer Research Foundation Medals".

Caption on verso reads "TWO AUTOMOTIVE PIONEERS -- Alfred P. Sloan, Jr. right, then chairman of Gm's Board of Directors, congratulates R. E. Olds, builder of the first Oldsmobile in 1897, on…

G.M. Cancer Research Award, Alfred P. Sloan, Mold, [Plaster]

Round plaster relief mold for Alfred Sloan. The yellowish discoloring is from shellac used to seal the plaster.

G.M. Cancer Research Award, Alfred P. Sloan, Relief, [Plaster]

Round plaster relief of Alfred P. Sloan.

Born in 1875, Alfred P. Sloan, Jr. was elected president of General Motors in 1923. He remained in that position for 23 years. During that time he developed a love for philanthropy and established the Sloan Foundation to "represent my accomplishments in life." Being of primary importance to the…

Plaster model for "Alfred P. Sloan Medal"

"Charles F. Kettering Medal," "Charles S. Mott Medal," and "Alfred P. Sloan Medal".

Minted in bronze and gold-plated bronze, diameter 2 1/4 inch (each), General Motors Cancer Research Foundation, Detroit, Michigan.

Face: Portrait relief of named individual

Reverse: Inscription, "General Motors Cancer Research Foundation"

The awards…

Marshall Fredericks works on the plaster models for the "General Motors Cancer Research Foundation Medals" in his studio

"Charles F. Kettering Medal," "Charles S. Mott Medal," and "Alfred P. Sloan Medal".

Minted in bronze and gold-plated bronze, diameter 2 1/4 inch (each), General Motors Cancer Research Foundation, Detroit, Michigan.

Face: Portrait relief of named individual

Reverse: Inscription, "General Motors Cancer Research Foundation"

The awards…

Marshall Fredericks with the plaster models for the "General Motors Cancer Research Foundation Medals"

"Charles F. Kettering Medal," "Charles S. Mott Medal," and "Alfred P. Sloan Medal".

Minted in bronze and gold-plated bronze, diameter 2 1/4 inch (each), General Motors Cancer Research Foundation, Detroit, Michigan.

Face: Portrait relief of named individual

Reverse: Inscription, "General Motors Cancer Research Foundation"

The awards…

Marshall Fredericks working on the plasteline models for the "General Motors Cancer Research Foundation Medals" in his studio

"Charles F. Kettering Medal," "Charles S. Mott Medal," and "Alfred P. Sloan Medal".

Minted in bronze and gold-plated bronze, diameter 2 1/4 inch (each), General Motors Cancer Research Foundation, Detroit, Michigan.

Face: Portrait relief of named individual

Reverse: Inscription, "General Motors Cancer Research Foundation"

The awards…