Chess Pieces

Four wooden chess pieces - Two black pawns, one yellow bishop, and one smaller red knight - which purportedly belonged to Moncure Conway.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00230

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

Subject: Games

Format: Miscellaneous


Two teacups and two saucers in white glazed china with a small red Dickinson College seal on one side. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00430

Location: Shelf 18

Subject: China

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Chinese Pin

Gold circle pin painted with blue and green enamel, featuring Chinese letters and two figures.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00236

Location: Shelf 24 (housed with AC 00233 - AC 00237)

Subject: Chinese

Format: Pins/Buttons

Christmas Decorations

Four trees from the holiday decorations of Karl Tinsley Waugh, and two choir members from Marie Ferré.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00287

Location: Shelf 24

Subject: Christmas Decorations

Format: Miscellaneous

Christmas Tree Ornament

Gold metallic ornament containing college seal encircled by wreath.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00565

Location: Shelf 25

Subject: College Seal, Christmas Decorations

Format: Ornaments

Class of 1930 reunion flag

Maroon silk flag, 48” x 68”, with “30” and initials made for the class of 1930 reunion.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00020

Location: Shelf 10

Subject: Banner, Reunion, Alumni Weekend

Format: Flags/Pennants/Banners

Class of 1936 Reunion Beanie

Red cotton cap with slight brim and "36" in white made in honor of the class of 1936's reunion. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00050

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with 00046-00051)

Subject: Reunion Beanie, Dink, Reunion

Format: Hats

Clothing from Cameroon

A four piece set of clothing and textiles given to President A. Lee Fritschler in Cameroon. Two textiles are white with red and blue stripes with a thick strip of navy cloth running through the center. The other textiles include a hat and a large shirt.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00346

Location: Shelf 16

Subject: Cameroon

Format: Clothing, Textiles

Col. William Turnbull Epaulet

Fawn colored epaulet with gold thread and tassels in a wooden keepsake box with ornamental top that belonged to Col. William Turnbull.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00332

Location: Shelf 24

Subject: Epaulet, Military

Format: Clothing

College Seal decal

Clear static cling decal printed with college seal in red and black

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00516

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with AC 00189 - AC 00193, etc.)

Subject: College Seal, Decal

Format: Miscellaneous

College Seal Gravy Boat

College china gravy boat, white glazed with small red college seal on one side.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00447

Location: Shelf 24

Subject: China, College Seal

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

College Seal Keyring

Brass colored, metal key ring with metal charm that features the college seal on the front. Reverse features the facade of Old West.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00746

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00747-AC 00750)

Subject: West College (Old West), College Seal, Keychain

Format: Miscellaneous

College Seal Ornament

Flat glass ornament with printed gold College seal.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00217

Location: Shelf 25

Subject: College Seal

Format: Ornaments

Commons Club Plaque

A small black wooden shield with the Commons Club seal in bronze and engraved with the text “Dickinson for Aye.” Two labels have been glued to the back.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00119

Location: Shelf 20 (housed with 00118, 00120)

Subject: Plaque

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Cross and Initial Pin

Gold inverted triangle pin in red and black enamel with black triangle and white cross in center, with a chain leading to a pin in the shape of a G".

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00182

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

Subject: Sorority Pin

Format: Pins/Buttons

Cuneiform Tablets

Three plaster reproductions, two small and one large, of cuneiform tablets held by the University of Pennsylvania. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00330

Location: Shelf 20

Subject: Tablets

Format: Miscellaneous

Cupola and Mermaid Tie Pin

Tie pin shaped like the Old West Cupola with the Mermaid.  In the bottom center of the pin has the year "1773".

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00867

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00863, AC 00864, AC 00865, AC 00866, AC 00868, and AC 00869)

Subject: Tie, Mermaid, West College (Old West), Pins

Format: Clothing, Jewelry, Pins/Buttons

Daguerreotype of Young Man

Oval daguerreotype of a young man in a black carved frame with red velvet interior.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00322

Location: Shelf 25

Subject: Daguerreotype, Photography

Format: Artwork/Photography

Daguerreotype of Young Woman

Small oval daguerreotype of unidentified woman in a brown carved box with red velvet interior.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00325

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00326)

Subject: Photography, Daguerreotype

Format: Artwork/Photography

Dance Theatre Group pin

Pin for the Dance Theatre Group. Triangle shaped with three dancing stick figures.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00737

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with AC 00736)

Subject: Visual and Performing Arts, Pins

Format: Pins/Buttons

Denny Hall ceramic jar

White ceramic jar with Denny Hall image on lid.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00576

Location: Shelf 27

Subject: Denny Hall

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Denny Hall fireplace brick

Clay brick removed from Denny Hall fireplace during renovations in the 1980s.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00705

Location: Shelf 28 (housed with AC 00704)

Subject: Denny Hall

Format: Building Materials

Department of Public Safety patches

Six patches used by the Department of Public Safety on uniforms. One patch uses Dickinson's compass rose logo while the others incorporate the college seal. The patches range from 1964 to 2013. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00750

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00752 and AC 00753)

Subject: Patches, Uniform

Format: Textiles

Department of Public Safety uniform polo

Tan polo shirt with black collar and cuffs, Department of Public Safety logo with compass embroidered on the left breast.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00752

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00751 and AC 00752)

Subject: Uniform

Format: Clothing

Department of Public Safety vanity plate

Red plastic vanity plate from the front of Department of Public Safety squad cards with the Compass Rose logo.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00755

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00746-00750)

Subject: Vanity Plate

Format: Miscellaneous


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