1960-1969

Freshman Dink, 1962

All red, cotton dink.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00825

Location: Shelf 20 (housed with AC 00825)

Subject: Dink

Format: Hats

Honorary President Award Bowl, 1963

Award bowl given by the General Alumni Association to Gilbert “Red” Malcolm, electing him as honorary president.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00611

Location: Shelf 15

Subject: Honorary President Award

Format: Plaques/Trophies

James Buchanan Bronze Commemorative Medal, c.1960

Large bronze medal featuring James Buchanan's profile and “1857” on obverse, issued by the U. S. Mint. The reverse side of the medal features a farmer leaning on a plow, talking with a Native American Chief while an American flag flies in the background. Gift of Dan Bechtel, class of 1975.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00060

Location: Shelf 3 (housed with 00058-00088, 00507, 00590, 00607, 00735)

Subject: Commemorative Medal

Format: Currency/Medallions

John Glover Award Medal, 1962

Gold medal featuring inscriptions and laurels, produced for the John Glover Award by the Royal Mint, 1959. This medal presented to Edward Uhler Condon in 1962. It was returned to the college by the American Philosophical Society in 1974 after Edward Condon's death. The Glover Memorial Lectures are usually presented in alternate years. This lectureship in science was established in 1958 in memory of John Glover of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, the inventor of the Glover Tower, and in memory of his son and grandson, Henry and Lester Glover, by the late Dr. John D. Yeagley and Mrs. Yeagley of York, Pennsylvania.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00069

Location: Shelf 3 (housed with 00058-00088, 00507)

Subject: Honors and Awards, John Glover Award

Format: Currency/Medallions

Knives in Sheath, c.1960

Three knives, two small and one large, in a wooden sheath. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_54

Location: Shelf 31 Box 3

Subject: Nepal, Knife

Format: Weapons

Makra Idol, c.1960

A wooden Makra idol representing the reconciliation of opposites. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_36

Location: Shelf 31 Box 2

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Metal Statue of Ganesha, c.1960

A metla statue of Ganesha, Remover of Obstacles. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_11

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal, Statue

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Metal Statue of Vajarasattva, c.1960

A metal statue of Vajarasattva, the culmination of all the positive qualities of Buddha. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_10

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Methodist Church Pins and Medals, 1952-1972

Pins and medals designating Church rank, worn by Newell Snow Booth at various conferences of the Methodist Episcopal Church from 1952 to 1972.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00093

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00089 - AC 00092)

Subject: Medal, Religion and Spirituality

Format: Currency/Medallions

Methodist Church seal

Bronze medal featuring 4 Methodist Church bishops Otterbein, Albright, Asbury, and Wesley under a cross with inscription.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00092

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00089 - AC 00093)

Subject: Religion and Spirituality

Format: Currency/Medallions

Military Ball Paddle, 1961

Medium size, wooden Sigma Chi paddle from the Military Ball of 1961.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00813

Location: Shelf 11 (housed with AC 00814, AC 00815)

Subject: Greek Life, Military Ball

Format: Ephemera

Mug, 1964

A white ceramic mug belonging to Herbert Ornstein. It features the Phi Epsilon Pi fraternity symbol and the text "Dickinson College, Iota Chapter 1964" in black on the front and the text “Ornette” in black on the black.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00138

Location: Shelf 21 (housed with 00137)

Subject: Mug

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Nepalese Fabric, c.1960

A piece of Nepalese fabric with an orange, gold, black, and white design.  This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_59

Location: Shelf 31 Box 3

Subject: Nepal

Format: Textiles

Omicron Delta Kappa Plaque, 1964-1966

A small wooden shield shaped plaque with a golden plate inscribed with " OΔK Songfest, Best Small Group, 1964 Kappa Sigma, 1965 The Seldom Singers, 1966 The Seldom Singers".

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00097

Location: Shelf 18 (housed with 00095, 00096)

Subject: Plaque

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Phi Delta Theta Pledge Paddle, c.1965

Phi Delta Theta pledge paddle used by John Wallace Herold, Class of 1968.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00602

Location: Shelf 14 (housed with AC 00245 - AC 00247)

Subject: Greek Life, Fraternity Paddle

Format: Ephemera

Back of Freshman Beanie, 1967

Red felt "dink" with "71" in white felt on the back.  Attached is a nametag worn by A. Pierce Bounds as a freshman in 1967.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00051

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with 00046-00048)

Subject: Freshman Beanies, Dink, Nametag

Format: Hats

Plaque of a Hindu Goddess, c.1960

A wooden Durqa plaque of a Hindu Goddess standing astride a lion and a lotus throne. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_33

Location: Shelf 31 Box 2

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous, Plaques/Trophies

Plate from Lord Mayor of London's War on Want Campaign, 1967

A white china plate with gold and black trim with a crest in gray, red and yellow above a design in the center of the plate. The design features the text "Lord Mayor's Challenge The Absent Guest The War on Want" within a black circle. On the back is the maker's information in red that reads "LIVERPOOL ROAD ENGLAND POTTERY LTD. STOKE ON TRENT". This item belonged to Thomas Edward Munce, Jr., class of 1939. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2005.5_1

Location: Shelf 34

Subject: China, Plate

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Plate, 1963

Silver plate with ornate borders and inscription "Dr. Prinz/A Dedicated Man/Respectfully Economics 74/Dickinson 7-26-63." Dr. Arthur Max Prinz was a Professor of Economics from 1948 to 1966.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00251

Location: Shelf 26

Subject: Commemorative Plates, Plate

Format: Miscellaneous

Pot with Lid, c.1960

A wooden pot and lid. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_46

Location: Shelf 31 Box 2

Subject: Nepal

Format: Glassware/Ceramics, Miscellaneous

Roger Brooke Taney Commemorative Medal, 1969

Silver medal featuring Roger Brooke Taney on the obverse side and his estate on the reverse, issued for the re-dedication of the estate in 1969.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00062

Location: Shelf 3 (housed with 00058-00088)

Subject: Commemorative Medal

Format: Currency/Medallions

Roger Brooke Taney Commemorative Medals, 1969

Two identical gold medals featuring Roger Taney on obverse and his estate on reverse, issued for the re-dedication of the estate in 1969.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00063

Location: Shelf 3 (housed with 00058-00088)

Subject: Commemorative Medal

Format: Currency/Medallions

Sewn Leaf Bowl, c.1960

A bowl sewn from leaves. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_38

Location: Shelf 31 Box 2

Subject: Nepal

Format: Miscellaneous

Sigma Chi Brotherhood Paddle, 1965

Large, wooden Sigma Chi Paddle with names written in the middle in green and black pen.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00814

Location: Shelf 11 (housed with AC 00813, AC 00815)

Subject: Greek Life, Fraternity Paddle

Format: Ephemera

Sigma Chi Derby Day Plaque, 1969

Brass plaque mounted on stained wooden shield honoring Sigma Chi with the 5th annual Derby Day “Spirit Award” in Spring, 1969.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00102

Location: Shelf 2

Subject: Greek Life, Honors and Awards, Plaque

Format: Plaques/Trophies

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