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Phi Epsilon Pi Pledge Class Paddle, 1982

The Phi Epsilon Pi Pledge Class Paddle for Spring 1982 is made out of wood with Greek letters letters carved into the top center. The names to the left of the fraternity house are "Jim, Dave, Will, Mark" and the names on the right are "Jim, Dave...

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Paddle, Greek Life

Format: Ephemera

Rax-A-Thon United Way Champion Plaque, 1982

Wooden plaque with the name of the United Way Champion of the Gamma Phi Beta and Rax Restaurant “Rax-a-Thon” for 1982. The Student Government received the recognition.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Greek Life, Honors and Awards, Commemorative Plaque

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Dickinson College Project Plaque, 1982

A Carlisle Borough Municipal Authority article mounted on a black plaque with gold trim featuring the Dickinson College Project Revenue Bonds, Series 1982. 

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Plaque

Format: Plaques/Trophies

United Way Plaque, 1982

A United Way appreciation of service plaque presented to Dickinson College on November 16, 1982. "Dickinson College, In appreciation to students, faculty, and administration for their efforts in unifying the community and striving to improve the...

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Service plaque

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Coca Cola Glass, c.1983

Coca Cola glass from the Collegiate College Crest collection featuring a Red Devil and the official Dickinson College crest.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Glassware, Coca Cola

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Coro Stelutis Male Choir Button, 1983

A silver metal button with "Coro Stelutis/Bologna" in red over a white flower in the background. It was given as a gift from the Bolognese choir in 1983.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Button

Format: Pins/Buttons

Band Jacket, c.1983

Red jacket with gold trim.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Uniform, Jacket

Format: Clothing

Dickinson College Project Plaque, 1983

 A bond from the Carlisle Borough Municipal Authority featuring the Dickinson College Project mounted on a black and gold lacquered wooden plaque.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Plaque

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Harrisburg Hustlers Volleyball L.P. Rec. "B" Division League 2nd Place Trophy, 1983-1984

This trophy was received by the Harrisburg Hustlers volleyball team. It is labelled as the L.P. Rec. "B" Division League 2nd place trophy for 1983-84.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: LGBT History

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Priestley Medallion plaque, 1983

Wedgwood plaque of Joseph Priestley medallion.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Commemorative Plaque, Priestley Award

Format: Currency/Medallions

Mug, 1983

A mug with the red text "DICKINSON COLLEGE Congratulations Seniors" and a design of Old West celebrating the graduation of the class of 1983.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Mug, Commencement

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Coro Stelutis plaque, 1983

Bronze Plaque featuring the Archigymnasium Bononiense mounted in grey in a grey box. Coro Stelutis is a choir group from Bologna Italy that preformed at Dickinson College.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Commemorative Plaque

Format: Plaques/Trophies

John Dickinson Society Paperweight, 1984

A plastic block with beveled edges containing a piece of limestone. An engraved plate with the text "The John Dickinson Society 1984" is on the top of the block.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Paperweight

Format: Miscellaneous

Dickinson College Phonathon Frisbee, 1984

A white plastic Frisbee with red text that reads, "1984 DICKINSON COLLEGE PHONATHON VOLUNTEER", given to Phonathon volunteers.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Frisbee, Donor Relations

Format: Miscellaneous

Gamma Phi Beta Scholastic Excellence Award, 1984

Shield-shaped wooden plaque with gold-tone placard inscribed with  “Gamma Phi Beta, Award for Scholastic Excellence” and two names listed: Kathleen Boyle received the award in 1984, and Maria Webb in 1985.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Greek Life, Honors and Awards

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Yuri Medvedkov Button, 1984

A round white metal button with the text "YURI MEDVEDKOV" in black across the center. Tan and brown dots decorate the front of the pin around the text. This object belonged to Steven Leventhal, class of 1984.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Button

Format: Pins/Buttons

John Dickinson Society Paperweight, 1984

A prism of glass with a rock in it and a panel on the front with the words "The John Dickinson Society Paperweight, 1984" on the front. It was given to Philip Capice (Class of 1952).

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Paperweight

Format: Miscellaneous

John Dickinson Society Paperweight, 1984

A plastic block with beveled edges containing a piece of limestone. An engraved plate with the text "The John Dickinson Society 1984" is situated on the top of the block.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Paperweight

Format: Miscellaneous

Gamma Phi Beta Philanthropic Certificate, 1984

Merit certificate in a gold-tone frame awarded to Gamma Phi Beta by the Panhellenic Executive in recognition of the sorority’s philanthropic projects, awarded on April 16, 1984.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Greek Life

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Blue 100 Years of Women T-shirt, 1984

Blue t-shirt with a yellow design on the front with two women and the description "1884-1984, We've come a long way! 100 years of women at Dickinson." It was likely commissioned for the annual Homecoming celebration. 

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Women's History, Women's Organizations, T-shirt, Homecoming

Format: Clothing

Orientation Button, 1985

Round, white button distributed at Orientation 1985. In red reads: "Dickinson College Class of ’89."

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Orientation, Buttons

Format: Pins/Buttons

Red Devils Mug, c.1985

A white, ceramic mug with a red and black design of a "D" with a devil's tail. Below the letter are the words "Red Devils Dickinson".

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Red Devil, Mug

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Dickinson Sweatshirt, c.1985

Red cotton and acrylic Dickinson sweatshirt with white letters and the college seal.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Sweatshirt, College Seal

Format: Clothing

Painter's Caps, c.1985

A white painter's cap with an image of Old West's doorway pictured in red.  These caps were given to Dickinson Fund volunteers in 1985.  The Archives has two caps.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Donor Relations

Format: Hats

Chamber Choir Pin, 1985

Chamber Choir Pin from 1985, donated by Truman Bullard, Professor of Music and director of the Chamber Choir.

Decade: 1980-1989

Subject: Pins

Format: Pins/Buttons

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