Bathing Suit, c.1960

Women’s green bathing suit worn by Marjorie Lawn Gazzola, a member of the Class of 1961, for her mandatory swim classes at Dickinson.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00597

Location: Shelf 22

Subject: Bathing Suit

Format: Clothing

Benjamin Rush tie, c.2013

Red necktie with Benjamin Rush print. Signed by President William Durden. Manufactured by Vineyard Vines.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00756

Location: Shelf 26

Subject: Necktie, Tie

Format: Clothing

Beta Theta Pi Letter Shirt, 1992

A navy blue long sleeved Greek letter T-shirt. Beta Theta Pi letters in gold across the front of the chest. The initials "J. D." are stitched into the back of the shirt. This Russel Athletic shirt, size large, belonged to John Dunlap. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00742

Location: Shelf 17 (housed with AC 00738-00739, AC 00743)

Subject: T-shirt, Greek Life

Format: Clothing

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. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00899

Location: Shelf 20 (with AC 00901, AC 00891, AC 00892)

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

Format: Clothing

Blue and Red Beaded Moccasins, c.1890

A pair of tan leather moccasins that are beaded with light blue, blue, red and white beads. These moccasins are from the Shoshone Indians of Fort Hill Reservation, Idaho, and belonged to Zatae Longsdorff, class of 1887. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2002.2_2

Location: Shelf 32 Box 4

Subject: moccasins, bead work, Native Americans

Format: Clothing

Bow Tie Tour T-shirt, 2012

A white T-shirt, size large, with "The Bow Tie Tour" in grey and red on the front and a caricature of President Bill Durden and his wife Elke on the back. Beneath the caricature on the back "Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Central Pennsylvania, Chicago, Denver, London, England, Los Angeles, New York City, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, Washington, D.C." appears in black lettering.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00743

Location: Shelf 17(housed with 00738-00739, 00742)

Subject: T-shirt

Format: Clothing

Boyd Lee Spahr Academic Regalia, c.1930

Black hoods, gown, and caps worn by Boyd Lee Spahr as President of the Board of Trustees of Dickinson College, a position he held from 1931 to 1961.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00007

Location: RR 03

Subject: Academic Regalia, Hood, Gown, Cap

Format: Clothing, Hats

Cap and Hood, 1987

A black tam-style cap with a gold tassel and a red, yellow, and blue hood worn by Stephanie Larson, Professor of Political Science at Dickinson College.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00710

Location: Shelf 17

Subject: Academic Regalia, Hood

Format: Clothing

Charter Day Scarf, 2012

A red and white striped scarf from Dickinson College’s Charter Day in 2012.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00781

Location: Reading Room Shelf 4 (housed with AC 00768-69, AC 00782-85, AC 00788-89, AC 00791)

Subject: Scarves, Charter Day, Student Life

Format: Clothing

Charter Day Shirt, 2012

A red T-shirt, size small, with “Dickinson Charter Day 229 Years” in black text on the left side of chest and a drawing of Old West with the text “Dickinson Rockin’ since 1783” in black on the back.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00782

Location: Reading Room Shelf 4 (housed with AC 00768-69, AC 00781, AC 00783-85, AC 00788-89, AC 00791)

Subject: T-shirt, Charter Day, Student Life

Format: Clothing

Charter Day t-shirt, front

Red and white t-shirt, distributed for Charter Day celebration on September 16, 2010.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00674

Location: Shelf 22

Subject: Charter Day, T-shirt, College Traditions

Format: Clothing

Cheerleader Uniform

College cheerleader uniform consisting of a red and white knit sweater and a knee-length wool skirt.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00347

Location: Shelf 9

Subject: Athletics, Skirt, Sweater, Uniform

Format: Clothing

Cheerleading Letter, c.1950

Made out of red and white felt-like material.  The overall shape of the cheerleading letter is the shape of a "D" with a megaphone through it.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00861

Location: Shelf 22

Subject: Athletics

Format: Clothing, Textiles

Class Blazer, 1926

Gray and red striped wool blazer worn by Victor B. Hann '28 during his student days at Dickinson.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00011

Location: Shelf 16

Subject: Class Blazer, Blazer

Format: Clothing

Class of 1953 50th Reunion Pin, 2003

The Class of 1953   50th Reunion Pin is red, blue, and white in color. 

In the center, the old college seal is located and surrounding the seal is "Dickinson College 50th Reunion ".

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00868

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00863, AC 00864, AC 00865, AC 00866, AC 00867, and AC 00869)

Subject: 50th Reunion, Alumni Weekend, Reunion

Format: Clothing, Jewelry, Pins/Buttons

Class of 1963 t-shirt, front

White and red raglan t-shirt distributed to the Class of 1963. A list of the members of the Class of 1963, including Barbara Price Vandegrift, was printed on the back.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00558

Location: Shelf 22

Subject: T-shirt, Class of 1963

Format: Clothing

Class of 1990 T-Shirt, 2000

A gray XL cotton t-shirt, with a “D” & ’90 printed on the back in red & blue and "Dickinson College, Alumni Weekend, June 9-11, 2000, Carlisle, Pennsylvania" printed in blue on the front.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00545

Location: Shelf 20 (housed with AC 00546)

Subject: T-shirt, Alumni Weekend, Reunion

Format: Clothing

Class of 1994 T-Shirt, 1999

A white XL cotton t-shirt with a “D” & ’94 printed in red & black on the back and “Dickinson College, class of 1994, 5th reunion, June 11-13, 1999” printed on the front in black.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00546

Location: Shelf 20 (housed with AC 00545)

Subject: T-shirt, Reunion, Alumni Weekend

Format: Clothing

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 Bowl T-shirt, front

White T-shirt with Trivial Pursuit theme printed for the College Bowl in 1997

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00040

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with 00033-00041, 00467)

Subject: College Bowl, T-shirt, Student Life

Format: Clothing

College Seal boxer shorts, c.1990

White boxer shorts printed in red and black with pattern of college seal and “Dickinson College.”

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00680

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00677-00679)

Subject: Boxer Shorts, College Seal

Format: Clothing

College Seal t-shirt, c.1990

Navy blue t-shirt printed with “Dickinson” and college seal in white.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00678

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00677-00681)

Subject: T-shirt, College Seal

Format: Clothing

College-Community Orchestra t-shirt, c.1975

White cotton t-shirt with teal silkscreen of orchestra conductor Professor Fred Petty.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00036

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with 00033-00041)

Subject: Visual and Performing Arts, T-shirt

Format: Clothing

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


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