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STATUE
Entitled "A Welcome Sight"
Sculpted by Victor Issa, dedicated 21 November 1992. Located at City Hall, W. Bonita Ave.,San Dimas CA Sponsored by San Dimas Festival of Western Arts, San Dimas Chamber of Commerce, Jedediah Smith Society and many local donors.

BRONZE STATUETTE
Model of "A Welcome Sight"
Victor Issa, Loveland Colorado, Pedestal by Gordon Martin, Located in Holt Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific

Bronze Statuette
Pistol

PISTOL
Jedediah Smith's Holster Pistol
Early percussion lock, not converted from flint, @ 50 caliber, single shot, Cap and Ball, 15 ½ inches long, 9 ½ inch octagonal barrel, muzzle load.
Recovered from Comanche Indians by Mexican traders after Smith had been killed in 1831.
Now lost, having been stolen in San Diego 1961. San Diego Historical Society in 1975 transferred title to JSS for the missing piece and the holsters.

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Shaving Case
SHAVING CASE
Jedediah's Shaving Case with Mirror
Donated by great grand nephew Julian Smith Bacon, Jr. to Society Archives March 23, 1974. Holt Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific
Signature

SIGNATURE
Jedediah S. Smith
Original signature appeared on the bond document posted in 1827, Monterey, California.
Courtesy Missouri Historical Society, St. Louis, Missouri.

Lapel Pin
LAPEL PIN
Jedediah Smith in the Rocky Mountains
Design based on sculpted medal panel by Laura Gardin for a door at the Library, West Point Military Academy, New York. Prepared and presented by Robert Bussman, Past President JSS in memory of his father.
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Society Seal SOCIETY SEAL
Jedediah Smith West of South Pass
Official corporate seal designed by graphic artist Irene Steiner, Soler Graphics - So. San Francisco, California
from drawing by Jose Cisneros artist, commissioned and donated by James
Shebl, PhD, Past President JSS.

Eager Beaver EAGER BEAVER
Logo on Eager Beaver Plaque
Beaver gnawing a tree created by Charter Member
Theodosia Benjamin
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BEAVER Logo
Drawing by Theodosia Benjamin
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