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Catalog Number 2014.20.1
Object Name Medal
Description 1887 George Peabody Merit Award School Silver Medal Massachusetts awarded to Grace F. Batchelder.

Grace was born on May 2, 1871 to William O. Batchelder and Julia M Southwick. Her father was a grocer. Both of her parents were born in Peabody. Her middle initial stands for Felton. She married in 1900 and had one child, Katherine Underwood (1903-1977). Katherine was born in Peabody. In the 1940 U.S. census Batchelder was living at 69 Chestnut Street in Boston; she was 69 years old at the time. Unknown as to when she died.
Date 1887
Artist Unknown
Dimensions Dia-33 cm
Collection Local History Resource Center
Subjects Batchelder, Grace F. (1871-?)
Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody (Mass.)--Schools
Peabody (Mass.)--Schools--History
Peabody, George, 1795-1869 - Awards
Legal Status Property of the Peabody Institute Library, Peabody, MA