Machete given to John Joseph Moakley by the Salvadoran Supreme Court

Title

Machete given to John Joseph Moakley by the Salvadoran Supreme Court

Date

1991

Description

Spanish inscription translated to English: "To a good friend Congressman Joe Moakley with respect and affection. The Supreme Court of Justice El Salvador 1991." Machete was presented by Dr. Mauricio Gutierrez Castro, President of the Supreme Court, saying, "This is my Gillette for you" (Moakley gave Castro a Gillette Sensor razor on an earlier trip to El Salvador)

Source

Series 09.03 Special Materials: Memorabilia, Box OS 29 Item 338
Congressman John Joseph Moakley Papers, 1926-2001 (MS100)

Relation

View the finding aid to the John Joseph Moakley Papers for more information (PDF).

 

Rights

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Type

Three dimensional object
Artifact

Format

JPG

Language

Spanish

Identifier

DI-0160

Files

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Citation

“Machete given to John Joseph Moakley by the Salvadoran Supreme Court,” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed December 5, 2019, https://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/755.

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