Rare Book & Manuscript Library

George D. Woods papers, 1935-1982

Series X: Memorabilia

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Box 48 Military insignia

(In case)

Box 48 Cross gold-filled desk pen and pencil set, walnut base, with George D. Woods' name engraved on plate

(in case)

Box 48 Cartier gavel with silver band

Box 48 World Bank gavel, 1963-1968

(14 carat gold band, engraved. In case)

Box 49 Legion of Merit medal, 1945

(In case)

Box 49 Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, 1971

(2 medals in cases)

Box 49 Award from Japanese government

(2 medals in cases)

Box 49 Tiffany desk set, engraved with George D. Woods's initials

(7 pieces)

Box 50 Silver cigar box, November 23, 1967

(Commemorating the innauguration of the Indus Basin Project. West Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority)

Box 50 Silver cigarette box, January 1963-March 1968

(Commemorating George D. Woods's presidency of the Inter-American Development Bank)

Box 50 Silver pencil tray from Lloyd's Bank

Box 50 Silver cigar box, 24315

(Presented to George D. Woods on the occasion of his 65th birthday by the World Bank)

Box 51 Silver cigar box, 1943

(Commemorating George D. Woods's membership in the Quarter Century Club of First Boxton Corporation)

Box 51 Sterling silver tray (12")

(Commemorating George D. Woods's service as chairman of the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, 1968-1980. With letter from Edgar F. Kaiser)

Box 51 Glass ash tray. Athletic and Convocation Center, Univ. of Notre Dame

Box 51 Medal on green ribbon. Pakistan, 1967

Box 51 First Cast of Iron from No.3 Blast Furnace. Burnpur, 21529

1987 gift

Box 52 T-shirt with photo of Woods, Nelson and David Rockefeller, Robert S. McNamara and others

Box 52 Louise Woods memorabilia