Honors and Awards

1902 Award Pocket Watch, 1941

A small silver pocket watch given to the recipient of “The 1902 Award”. The watch has a silver clock-face with black numbers and text and is housed in a small green pouch with the text “Tahys Watch Cases” in blue. The award was given to Dean Meck Hoffman I (Class of 1941).

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00776

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00770-1 and 00794-5)

Subject: Honors and Awards, Class of 1902 Award

Format: Jewelry

Alpha Delta Epsilon Scholarship Award Plaque, 1967

Large wooden plaque with gold-tone placards inscribed with “Scholarship Award” and the names of the award winners from each semester between Fall, 1967 and Fall, 1969. Alpha Delta Epsilon was a local sorority that left the national Phi Mu organization in 1967 and was active until 1980.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00534

Location: Shelf 2 (housed with 00533-00536, 00544)

Subject: Greek Life, Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Amani Festival "Gold Sponsor" plaque, 2000

Plaque presented to Dickinson College by the Amani Festival for being a gold sponsor.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00645

Location: Shelf 23 (housed with AC 00642)

Subject: Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Amani Festival plaque, 2002

Gold Award plaque presented to Dickinson College by the Amani Festival for their continual support.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00623

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00621-00626)

Subject: Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Amani Festival plaque, 2004

Silver Award plaque given to Dickinson College by the Amani Festival for their support.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00622

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00621-00626)

Subject: Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Amani Festival plaque, 2006

Silver sponsor plaque presented to Dickinson College by the Amani Festival.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00625

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00621-00626)

Subject: Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

American Association of Marriage and Family Counselors Award

A statue award from the American Association of Marriage and Family Counselors Award given to Lorimar Productions in 1978. This was likely given to Philip Capice (Class of 1952) due to his work on the show Dallas.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2016.4_06

Location: Shelf 40 (Box 3)

Subject: Honors and Awards, Film Award

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Army of the Potomac Pin, 1890

Army of the Potomac Pin given to Horatio Collins King in 1890, recognizing his service in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00441

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00415, AC 00416)

Subject: Military, Civil War, Honors and Awards

Format: Pins/Buttons

Arts Award plaque, 1994-2007

Plaque presented by Dickinson College to the winners of the Arts Award between the years 1994-2007.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00658

Location: Shelf 23 (housed with AC 00654-00657)

Subject: Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Association for Retarded Citizen of the United States, Special Recognition Award, 1986

A plaque, from the Association for Retarded Citizen of the United States, of the Special Recognition Award, presented to the Lorimar Productions Company in 1986. It commemorates Philip Caprice's (Class of 1952) work on the television show "Dallas."

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2016.4_05

Location: Shelf 40 (Box 2)

Subject: Honors and Awards, Plaque, Film Award

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Shelf 23 (housed with AC 00665-00669)

Plaque presented by Dickinson College to the winners of the Athletics Leadership Award between the years 1994-1999.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00666

Location: Shelf 23 (housed with AC 00665-00669)

Subject: Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Beta Delta Plaque, c.1960

Silver platter with ornate trim inscribed with the recipients for the “Highest Scholarship on campus, Beta Delta, 1958-1960". This is possibly referring to the Beta Delta chapter of the Phi Mu sorority, which existed at Dickinson at that time.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00103

Location: Shelf 2

Subject: Greek Life, Honors and Awards, Plaque

Format: Currency/Medallions

Beta Delta Platter, c.1960

Round, silver platter with “Highest Scholarship, On Campus, Beta Delta” engraved in the center.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00539

Location: Shelf 3 (housed with AC 00113-00116, AC 00538)

Subject: Greek Life, Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Beta Delta Platter, c.1960

Round, silver-toned platter with a floral design “100% Initiation, Beta Delta, 1958-1960” engraved in the center.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00538

Location: Shelf 3 (housed with AC 00113-00116, AC 00539)

Subject: Greek Life, Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Big-Little Program plaque, 2000-2001

Award plaque from Dickinson College’s Office of Volunteer Services for the Big-Little Program.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00621

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00622-00626)

Subject: Big Little Program, Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Big-Little Program plaque, 2001-2002

Community service award plaque given to the Big-Little Program by the Office of Religious Life and Community Service.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00626

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00621-00625)

Subject: Honors and Awards, Big Little Program

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Bologna Italy Plaque, 1981

Bronze Plaque featuring the Achigymnasium Bononiense mounted on blue velvet in a navy blue case.  Given to Dickinson College by the City of Bologna. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00080

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

Subject: Honors and Awards, Study Abroad, Plaque

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Campus Media Award plaque, 1994-2007

Plaque presented by Dickinson College to the winners of the Campus Media Award between the years 1994-2007.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00659

Location: Shelf 23 (housed with AC 00660-00663)

Subject: Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Carlisle Chamber of Commerce Plaque, c.1970

Wooden Plaque from the Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce honoring Dickinson College's 200 years of contributions to the Carlisle community. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00117

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

Subject: Honors and Awards, Carlisle, Plaque

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Christopher Award, 1978

A gold medallion in a wooden base labelled "Christopher Award Philip Capice 1978." The back has the inscription "Better to light one candle than to curse the darkness." Capice is a member of the Class of 1952.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2016.4_10

Location: Shelf 40 (Box 3)

Subject: Film Award, Honors and Awards

Format: Currency/Medallions

Class of 1902 Award Pocket Watch

Silver pocket watch given to John W. McConnnell as the first recipient of the Class of 1902 Award in 1928. Endowed by the class of 1902, the award is given annually to a member of the junior class who has contributed the most good to the college. The award winner is chosen by his or her peers.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00075

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

Subject: Honors and Awards, Class of 1902 Award, Watch

Format: Jewelry

Class of 1902 Award Women's Watch

Woman's small silver watch given to Nancy Cross (Price) as the award recipient of the 1959 Class of 1902 Award. Endowed by the class of 1902, the award is given annually to a member of the junior class who has contributed the most good to the college.  The award winner is chosen by his or her peers. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00590

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

Subject: Honors and Awards, Class of 1902 Award, Watch

Format: Jewelry

Commemoration of the 200th Episode of "Dallas" Plaque, 1982

A plaque for the  Lorimar Production Company in commemoration of the 200th episode of Dallas in 1982. Philip Capice (Class of 1952) was an executive producer on the show. The image in the middle of the plaque is the medallion which commemorated the same event (AC 2016.4_13).

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2016.4_04

Location: Shelf 40 (Box 2)

Subject: Honors and Awards, Film Award

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Community Service Award plaque, 1994-2007

Plaque presented by Dickinson College to the winners of the Community Service Award between the years 1994-2007.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00657

Location: Shelf 23 (housed with AC 00654-00658)

Subject: Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Community Service Award plaque, 2004

Community service award plaque awarded to Habitat for Humanity by the Office of Religious Life and Community Service.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00619

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00621-00626)

Subject: Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

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