Miscellaneous

"Natural Highs" cup

White plastic cup with "Natural Highs" listed on each side.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00263

Location: Shelf 27 (housed with AC 00254 and AC 00264)

Subject: Cup

Format: Miscellaneous

Alpha Chi Rho Formal Fans, 1952 and 1957

Two black wood folding fans, with black cloth featuring red flowers and the text "Alpha Chi Rho" in red and white. Small explanation booklets are attached to the fans reading "AXP, A Chinese Garden Spring Formal May 17, 1952" or "AXP, Dickinson Spring Formal, April 27, 1957". These were given out by the Alpha Chi Rho fraternity during the Formal dances of 1952 and 1957.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00523

Location: Shelf 18 (housed with 00522-00527)

Subject: Folding Fans

Format: Miscellaneous

Alpha Chi Rho fraternity key, 1948

Alpha Chi Rho fraternity key. The text on the attached paper reads "AXP 'Monte Carlo' March 20, 1948."

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00471

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00181-AC 00187, etc.)

Subject: Key, Greek Life

Format: Miscellaneous

Alumni decals

Clear, rectangular decals with compass seal and “ALUMNI” printed in red and white.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00458

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with 00221, 00485, 00489, 00508-00510, 00516)

Subject: bumper sticker

Format: Miscellaneous

Alumni Weekend Magnet, 1999

A flat white magnet with a black window design, printed with "Dickinson Alumni Weekend, June 11-13, 1999, 1-800-543-3809" in red. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00700

Location: Shelf 17 (housed with 00206-00208)

Subject: Magnet, Alumni Weekend, Reunion

Format: Miscellaneous

Appointment Book, 1990

A Black-bound appointment book, gold-embossed with college seal and text “Metropolitan Diary 1990, The John Dickinson Society, Dickinson College.”

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00514

Location: Shelf 18 (housed with AC 00483, AC 00515, AC 00537)

Subject: appointment book

Format: Miscellaneous

Astrological Wall Hanging, c.1960

A copper astrological wall hanging with astrological symbols including hexagrams, zodiac signs, lotus petals, Montra, and Yama (the symbol of death). 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_03

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Atari Lab Computer Start-up Kit, c.1980

An Atari Lab starter kit developed by Priscilla Laws at Dickinson College in the early 1980's. The box set includes a catalogue and various lab equipement for young learners. What is shown includes the catalogue, an introduction information sheet, and the packaging box. Other items in the kit are currently on display and are not shown here.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00351

Location: Shelf 17

Subject: computer starter kit, Science

Format: Miscellaneous, Scientific Equipment

Autographed Sam Rayburn Gavel, c.1952

A wooden gavel previously owned by Sam Rayburn, a former Speaker of the House. It has been signed by him. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2001.18_1

Location: Shelf 28 (Box 1)

Subject: Rayburn, Sam

Format: Miscellaneous

Beaded Leather Bands (4), c.1890

Four bands tan leather wrapped with various color strands of beads. On the ends of the bands are thin strips of leather. These objects are from the Shoshone Indians at Fort Hall, Idaho, and belonged to Zatae Longsdorff, class of 1887.

Artifact/Collection Number: Ac 2002.2_14

Location: Shelf 32 Box 4

Subject: bead work

Format: Miscellaneous

Beaded Leather Bands, c.1890

A set of four bands of leather, beaded with pink, teal, dark blue, red, and yellow beads. This object is from the Shoshone Indians of the Fort Hall Reservation, Idaho, and belonged to Zatae Longsdorff, class of 1887.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2002.2_14

Location: Shelf 30 (Box 4)

Subject: Longsdorff, Zatae

Format: Jewelry, Miscellaneous

Beaded Sheath with Bells, c.1890

A Shoshone leather knife sheath from Fort Hall Reservation, Idaho, decorated with leather tassels with bells and intricate bead work in red, green, light blue, yellow, white and dark blue beads. This object was owned by Zatae Longsdorff.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2002.2_6

Location: Shelf 32 Box 4

Subject: sheath, bead work

Format: Miscellaneous

Beaded Sheath, c.1890

A tan leather knife sheath decorated with leather tassels with metal clasps and intricate pink, black, yellow, green, white and blue beadwork. This object bleonged to Zatae Longsdorff, class of 1887. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2002.2_5

Location: Shelf 32 Box 4

Subject: sheath, bead work

Format: Miscellaneous

Bell

A large silver metal bell with a black handle.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00292

Location: Shelf 21 (housed with 00291, 00293-00296)

Subject: Bell

Format: Miscellaneous

Bell

A brass bell with a pink ribbon tied around the wooden handle. It was used at Metzger Hall.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00291

Location: Shelf 21 (housed with 00292-00296)

Subject: Bell

Format: Miscellaneous

Belles Lettres Society Rose, 1861

Red silk roses and ribbon given to William Halbert (Class of 1865) upon his election to Belles Lettres Society in October 1861.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00134

Location: Shelf 25

Subject: Literary Societies, Student Life

Format: Miscellaneous

Bible, 1888

A Holy Bible with a well worn dark leather cover. On the spine is the text "Holy Bible" embossed in gold. Inside the front cover is a gift inscription to the owner. This object was owned by Zatae Longsdorff, class of 1887. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2002.2_4

Location: Shelf 32 Box 2

Subject: Bible, Religion and Spirituality

Format: Miscellaneous

Bishop Beverly Waugh cane

Dark wooden cane with plain crook carved with the letter "W" and a small metal cap on bottom, owned by Bishop Beverly Waugh, a trustee from 1839 to 1858.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00246

Location: RR 01 (housed with AC 00245 - AC 00247)

Subject: Cane

Format: Miscellaneous

Brass Cups, c.1960

Two unadorned brass cups. 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_51

Location: Shelf 31 Box 3

Subject: Nepal

Format: Miscellaneous

Brass Goblet, c.1960

A brass goblet, undecorated. 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_49

Location: Shelf 31 Box 3

Subject: Nepal

Format: Miscellaneous

Brass Oil Lamp, c.1960

A brass oil lamp, undecorated. 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_50

Location: Shelf 31 Box 3

Subject: undefined

Format: Miscellaneous

Brass Plate, c.1960

An undecorated brass plate. 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_48

Location: Shelf 31 Box 3

Subject: Nepal

Format: Miscellaneous

Brass Teapot, c.1960

An undecorated brass teapot. 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_52

Location: Shelf 31 Box 3

Subject: Nepal

Format: Miscellaneous

Bronze Statue of Buddha, c.1960

A bronze statue of Buddha seated in the Earth Witness pose. 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_12

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Bronze Statue of Makra, c.1960

A bronze statue of Makra, possessing features of different animals, representing the reconciliation of opposites. There is an inscription around the base that reads "E.R. Miller" and the letters "N", "D", and "T". 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_18

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

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