Announcement Date: January 19, 1926

The Cullum Geographical Medal was presented to Professor Lucien Gallois in Paris. The medal was presented in this location as Professor Gallois was unable to come to New York to receive it, hence the Society often arranged to have the presentation madeat an American Embassy.
Professor Gallois made major contributions to the Annales de géographie, a geographic journal and additionally, he assumed directorship of the Géographieuniverselle, a major project involving the regional geography of the whole world.