1960-1969

Soccer Ball, 1967

Soccer ball from the 1967 Dickinson team signed by all the members of the team with their names and nicknames.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00851

Location: RR 01

Subject: Athletics

Format: Athletic Equipment

Sports Hall of Fame Plaque, 1969

Cherry wood plaque with bronze medallion and plates bearing names of Hall of Fame inductees from 1969 to 1973. Athletes recognized are Francis A. Dunn, Samuel Padjen, and Hyman Goldstein in 1969; Forrest E. Craver, Francis C. Bayley, and Fred E. Sweely in 1971; Andrew Kerr, John M. Davidson, and Edward E. Johnson in 1972; Joseph F. Lipinski, Peter Sivess, and John D. Hopper in 1973.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00106

Location: Shelf 3 (housed with 00104-00107)

Subject: Athletics, Honors and Awards, Athletic plaque

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Statue of Bhairava, c.1960

A wooden statue of Bhairava, god of power. 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_37

Location: Shelf 31 Box 2

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Statue of Lama, c.1960

A wooden statue of Lama, a teacher or a monk. The drum symbolizes detachment of the body, and the ball symbolizes female wisdom. 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_29

Location: Shelf 31 Box 2

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Tennis Varsity Letter Jacket

Red “D” varsity tennis letter with white boarder and white tennis racket embroidered on the bottom; white zip-up athletic jacket with pockets and red and white striped trim along the collar, cuffs and bottom; modern round plastic button with black and white picture print. Letter and jacket worn by Jeffrey Gorham (class of 1963), whose picture appears on the attached button.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00512

Location: RR 02 ( housed with AC 00492, AC 00511-00152)

Subject: Athletics, Jacket

Format: Clothing

U. S. Navy Identification Tags, c.1965

Silver metal dog tag inscribed with identification information for Herbert Orenstein from his time as a member of the U. S. Navy, on a chord with a wooden bead carved in a tiki-face shape.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00220

Location: Shelf 25

Subject: Military, Dog Tags

Format: Jewelry

United Methodist Church medal, 1969

Bronze medal with views of Dickinson and Lycoming College and St. Paul’s and Old Stone Churches produced in commemoration of the centennial of the Methodist Church in 1969.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00177

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with AC 00161 - AC 00180)

Subject: Methodist Church, Medal, Religion and Spirituality

Format: Currency/Medallions

Varsity Letter Jacket, c.1966

Red jacket with a big "D" on the left breast with a football at the bottom of the "D."

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00827

Location: RR 07 with AC 00828, AC 00826

Subject: Athletics, Jacket

Format: Clothing

Wall Hanging Plaque, c.1960

A dark wooden wall hanging depicting 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_34

Location: Shelf 31 Box 2

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Wall Street Journal Student Achievement Award, c.1960

Wooden semi-shield with brass plates with award recipients from 1960-1963 names' engraved.  The Wall Street Journal Student Achievement Award honored excellence in academics from 1948 until the program ended in 2010.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00116

Location: Shelf 3 (housed with AC 00113, AC 00114, AC 00115, AC 00116, AC 00117, AC 00538-00539)

Subject: Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Wheel and Chain Hat, 1965

This Wheel and Chain hat from 1965 was worn by Pamela Searles Miller, class of 1965. The hat was donated by Pamela Searles Miller and Albert Miller, class of 1963, in 2003. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00460

Location: RR 01 (housed with AC 00052-00053, AC 00461)

Subject: Honor Societies

Format: Hats

White Beer Stein, 1965

Ceramic, white beer stein with "Dickinson 1965" printed on front and the name "Cuz" printed on the back.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00816

Location: Shelf 14 (housed with AC 00817)

Subject: Stein

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Wooden Buddha Plaque, c.1960

A wooden plaque depicting the birth of Buddha from the side of the Great Mother. 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_28

Location: Shelf 31 Box 2

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous, Plaques/Trophies

Wooden Hukka Pipe, c.1960

A wooden hukka pipe with a string attached. 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_22

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Miscellaneous

Wooden Statue of Ganesha, c.1960

A carved wooden statue of Ganesha, Remover of Obstacles. A sticker on the back reads "Dr. & Mrs. Edgar Miller Liverpool, Pennsylvania". 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_15

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Wooden Statue of Mahakala, c.1960

A carved wooden statue of Mahakala, the Fierce Protector. 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_16

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Wooden Stupa, c.1960

A woooden stupa, a three-dimensional mandala and a palace of Buddha named "Vajrabhairava." 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_42

Location: Shelf 31 Box 2

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

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