Neilson Award, 1980

Philip Capice, a television producer, received this award for his work on Dallas. Large 53.3 centered on the award, located within the decimal point is the CBS logo. Above this it says "Phil Capice "Dallas" November 21 1980"

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00848

Location: Shelf 28 (housed with AC 00846-AC00847, AC 00849-AC 00850)

Subject: Honors and Awards, Commemorative Plaque

Format: Miscellaneous

New Testament Bible

A small, green-black leather bible that belonged to David Stone, class of 1859. On the inside of the front cover there is an inscription in pencil.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00307

Location: Shelf 20 (housed with 00297-00308)

Subject: Bible, Religion and Spirituality

Format: Miscellaneous

Old West Keys

Five metal keys of various shapes and sizes that were used in Old West, from the early to mid-twentieth century.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00673

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

Subject: Key, Campus Buildings, West College (Old West)

Format: Miscellaneous


A paperweight of an artistic rendition of Old West, inscribed with "Dickinson" in black calligraphy, cast in clear plastic.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00482

Location: Shelf 18 (housed with 00490)

Subject: Paperweight

Format: Miscellaneous

Paperweight, 2000

A paperweight with a metal casting of college seal on a white marble base.  The seal is labeled “Class of 2000, Dickinson College.” On the back of the marble base is the information of the maker.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00490

Location: Shelf 18 (housed with 00482)

Subject: Paperweight

Format: Miscellaneous

Pen and Pencil Set, 1994

Black pen and pencil set printed with “The Campaign for Dickinson, May 6, 1994”.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00698

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00682)

Subject: Donor Relations, Capital Campaign

Format: Miscellaneous

Penn Family Seal, c.1700

Round seal of reddish plaster with proprietary emblem of the Penn family.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00066

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

Subject: Pennsylvania History

Format: Miscellaneous

Pewter Cup, 1988

Pewter cup with no handles, engraved with college seal and “The John Dickinson Society 1988.”

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00517

Location: Shelf 27 (housed with AC 00592)

Subject: Honor Societies

Format: Miscellaneous

Pewter Platter with College Seal

A silver pewter metal plate with scalloped edges and a pewter replica of the college seal placed off center on the bottom of the plate. The manufactorer's mark is stamped on the back of the plate. This object belonged to Velva Diven Daihl, class of 1927. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2012.6_10

Location: Shelf 34

Subject: Plate

Format: Miscellaneous

Phi Alpha Pi Pipe, c.1900

Ceramic pipe with writing on in that once belonged to members of the Phi Alpha Pi sorority.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00572

Location: Shelf 25

Subject: Greek Life

Format: Miscellaneous

Phi Beta Kappa key, 1868

Copper key inscribed with name of Alexander Dallas Bache Smead as a member of Phi Beta Kappa in 1868.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00151

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with AC 00141 - AC 00160)

Subject: Honor Societies, Key

Format: Miscellaneous

Phi Beta Kappa key, 1883

Copper key inscribed with Bradford Oliver McIntire as a member of Phi Beta Kappa in 1883; also inscribed “Wesleyan.”

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00150

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with AC 00141 - AC 00160)

Subject: Honor Societies, Key

Format: Miscellaneous

Phi Beta Kappa key, 1893

Copper key inscribed with name of Mervin Grant Filler as a member of Phi Beta Kappa in 1893.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00149

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with AC 00141 - AC 00160)

Subject: Honor Societies, Key

Format: Miscellaneous

Phi Beta Kappa key, 1898

Copper key inscribed with name of Walter Wesley Rice as a member of Phi Beta Kappa in 1898.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00152

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with AC 00141 - AC 00160)

Subject: Honor Societies, Key

Format: Miscellaneous

Phi Kappa Psi Cup, c.2005

A red-orange plastic cup printed with "Phi Kappa Psi" twice and greek letters in green.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00683

Location: Shelf 21 (housed with 00001, 00045, 00265-6, 00600)

Subject: Cup

Format: Miscellaneous

Phi Kappa Psi Handled Cups, c.1890

Six sterling silver handled cups that were presented to Phi Kappa Psi by Frysinger Evans, a member of the class of 1892.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00355

Location: Shelf 24

Subject: Greek Life

Format: Miscellaneous

Phi Kappa Sigma Black Wallet, c.1920

A small black leather wallet with a flap with a gold snap button and an embossed gold Phi Kappa Sigma crest on the front. Inside the wallet unfolds into two segments each with multiple pockets and a square mirror. This item belonged to Charles Arthur Robinson, class of 1920. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2012.10

Location: Shelf 34

Subject: Wallet

Format: Miscellaneous

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Crest Stamp, 2006

A wood block approximately 1 inch square with engraved metal stamp of the crest of the Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia music honor society.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00525

Location: Shelf 18 (housed with AC 00522-00527)

Subject: Stamp

Format: Miscellaneous

Pi Beta Phi Black Key Wallet

A small black leather wallet with a gold zipper and the greeks letters of Pi Beta Phi embossed in gold on the lower right hand corner on the front of the wallet. Inside the wallet is a gold metal piece with six metal loop hooks for keys. This object  belonged to Ruth Trout, class of 1936.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2005.1_6

Location: Shelf 34 Box 1

Subject: Wallet

Format: Miscellaneous

Picture Frame and Calendar

A black and silver hinged case that opens to reveal a picture frame and calendar. "Dickinson College" is engraved below the calendar.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00483

Location: Shelf 18 (housed with AC 00514-00515, AC 00537)

Subject: Picture Frame, Calendar

Format: Miscellaneous

Pillow Case with Braided Trim, c.1905

A red pillow case with red and white braided trim. The pillow case is embroidered with a white "D" and a bow on the front. On the back, the word "Dickinson" is embroidered in white. This object belonged to and was made by Ethelyn Hardesty, who gave it as a present to her husband, Clarence G. Cleaver, class of 1894. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2002.9_1

Location: Shelf 33 Box 1

Subject: Pillow Case

Format: Miscellaneous

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


A plaster rectangle imprint of the Rough Riders commemorative. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00306

Location: Shelf 20 (housed with 00297-00308)

Subject: Plaster imprint

Format: Miscellaneous

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

Pocket Watch

White gold pocket watch engraved with initials of Mervin Grant Filler, which was a gift from Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00232

Location: Shelf 26

Subject: Greek Life, Watch

Format: Miscellaneous


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