2017 - Dining

"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

180th Anniversary Commemorative Plates, 1953

Four Wedgwood china plates commemorating the 180th Anniversary of Dickinson College in 1953.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00463

Location: Shelf 24

Subject: Commemorative Plates, West College (Old West), East College, Denny Hall, Wedgwood, Anniversaries, Old Stone Steps

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Allison Memorial Church plate, 1992

Commemorative plate with view of Allison Church in black, and brief history of the church printed on back. The text on the plate indicates that 1992 marks Allison United Methodist Church's 200th anniversary.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00256

Location: Shelf 26

Subject: Religion and Spirituality, Commemorative Plates, Anniversaries

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Bicentennial Plate, 1972

Dickinson College Bicentennial Plate from September 1972.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00472

Location: Shelf 26

Subject: Commemorative Plates, Anniversaries, Bicentennial, West College (Old West), Plate

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Bowl and Plate

A white china bowl with matching plate. Both feature the college seal in red.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00266

Location: Shelf 21 (housed with AC 00001, AC 00045, AC 00265, AC 00600, AC 00683)

Subject: Dishes, Plate, Bowl

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Butter Dishes

Two sets of cut glass butter dishes with flower shaped handles, deep bowls, accompanying plates, and glass drains to separate ice from butter.  This set reportedly belonged to Joseph Priestley.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00342

Location: Shelf 19

Subject: dish set

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Carlisle Bi-Centennial Bowl, 1951

A white bowl with scalloped edges and a gold trim. In the center of the bowl is an illustration in red of the gate that leads across the academic quad to Old West. On the reverse side there is text in red on the bottom of the bowl that reads "Cumberland-Carlisle Bi-Centenial 1751 1951 made expressly for Carlisle.  Penna Musical Arts Club first edition". This object belonged to Velva Diven Daihl, class of 1927. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2012.6_8

Location: Shelf 34

Subject: Bowl, Carlisle, Anniversaries

Format: Glassware/Ceramics


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

Class of 1994 Beer Mug

Glass beer mug with a picture of the Old Stone Steps and doors of West College and “Dickinson College, Congratulations Class of 1994" printed in red on the side.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00552

Location: Shelf 27 (housed with AC 00044 and AC 00155)

Subject: Beer Mug

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Dickinson Caf Tray, 2010

A red cafeteria tray with the college seal in the top right corner. The use of trays was discontinued in 2010, and a tray was presented as a gift to the each member of the class of 2010 during graduation by President Bill Durden.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00596

Location: Shelf 9

Subject: Cafeteria, Student Life

Format: Miscellaneous

Dickinson College plate

White stoneware plate, nine inches in diameter, with the Dickinson College Seal in red at the top.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00506

Location: Shelf 26

Subject: College Seal, Plate

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Dickinson Stein, c.1910

A cream ceramic stein with a handle and a silver metal lid. The Dickinson College seal is printed in read on the front and a pennant is printed in red and white on the back.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00720

Location: Shelf 19 (housed with 00722)

Subject: Stein

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

James Buchanan Teacups and Saucers

A set of five white and pink china teacups and saucers with gold gilt detail. President James Buchanan used this set while in office at the White House.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00549

Location: Shelf 20

Subject: Tea Set

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

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

Pints with Profs Glass, 2012

A green glass made by members of the Class of 2012 from recycled wine bottles for “Pints with Profs” event. On the front of the glass in white is the college seal and "Dickinson Class of 2012".

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00701

Location: Shelf 19 (housed with AC 00699)

Subject: Glass, Student Life

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Romeo and Juliet Tray, 1895

A long white rectangular tray with hand painted gold details around the edge of the tray and a hand painted design of Romeo and Juliet, a sword, a question mark, and the text "Romeo and Juliet." in gold. This object belonged to Elizabeth Anna Low, class of 1891.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2002.8_9

Location: Shelf 33 (Box 3)

Subject: China

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Silver Knife Set

A black leather and red velvet flip-top box with three metal feet housing eleven silver knives and two small pronged silver forks. This set was owned by John Dickinson.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00250

Location: Shelf 20

Subject: knife set

Format: Miscellaneous

Wine Bottle

Green glass wine bottle with an image of West College on the label.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00356

Location: Shelf 26

Subject: West College (Old West)

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

Wine Glasses

Three 5 inch tall crystal goblets with etched hunting scene, reportedly brought by Dr. Charles Nisbet from Scotland.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00262

Location: Shelf 24

Subject: Wine Glasses, Crystal

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

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