Student Life

Jive Turkeys Jersey, c.2004

A light blue and dark blue jersey, size medium, with the Jive Turkeys team design, featuring a turkey and the text "The Jive Turkeys" in blue and "Jickinson College Ultimate" in red. On the back "George W. Bush 666" is printed in blue. This item belongs to Andrew Cassidy-Amstutz. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00809

Location: Shelf 10 (housed with AC 00803-00808, AC 00810)

Subject: Student Life, Athletics, Uniform, T-shirt

Format: Clothing

KDP/SPSEA t-shirt

A large grey shirt with a logo on the front and back. On the front there is a design with the Dickinson College compass rose logo and KDP/SPSEA (Kappa Delta Pi and the Student Pennsylvania State Education Association). The back of the shirt has a map and the words "Dickinson College Education Department, Engage the world, Teach the Children" on it. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00848

Location: Shelf 19 (housed with AC 00849-50, AC 00926)

Subject: T-shirt, Student Life, Compass Rose

Format: Clothing

Lewis Gobrecht's Freshman Beanie and Sign, 1951

Red felt “dink” beanie, and a brown cardboard sign worn by Lewis Gobrecht '55 as a freshman at Dickinson College in 1951. The front of the sign reads "Lewis D. Gobrecht" in large red letters and "AXP" penciled in smaller letters, with a list of names on the back written in pencil, likely the names of the other members of the Alpha Chi Rho pledge class.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00436

Location: Shelf 2 (housed with AC 00432-00436, AC 00443, AC 00459, AC 00470)

Subject: Greek Life, Freshman Beanies, Dink, Student Life

Format: Hats

LGBTQ Pins, 2019

Five pins in total with phrases across front. "Be Kind" "He/Him" "Ask me about my pronouns" "They/Them" "She/Her"

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00908

Location: Shelf 32

Subject: Student Life, LGBTQ, LGBT History, Pins

Format: Pins/Buttons

Mock Trial plaque, 2002

Mock Trial “Outstanding Attorney” plaque from the 2002 American Intercollegiate Mock Trial Tournament.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00634

Location: Shelf 28 (housed with AC 00630-AC 00635)

Subject: Student Life

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Mock Trial plaque, 2002

Mock Trial “Outstanding Attorney” plaque from the 2002 Regional Tournament.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00632

Location: Shelf 28 (housed with AC 00630-AC 00635)

Subject: Student Life

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Morgan Crunch T-Shirt, c.2001

A white T-Shirt, size XL, with the Dickinson compass seal in red on the upper left corner of the chest. On the back "I survived the Morgan Crunch! 2001-2002" is printed in red. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00807

Location: Shelf 10 (housed with AC 00803-00806, AC 00808-00810)

Subject: T-shirt, Student Life, Morgan Hall

Format: Clothing

Pi Beta Phi Spring Formal Paddle, 1952

Small, wooden paddle with a maroon rope attached to the handle. "Pi Beta Phi (written in Greek Letters) Spring Formal 1952" printed on the front and "PA. Gamma Chapter" on the back.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00818

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with AC 00333)

Subject: Greek Life, Paddle, Student Life

Format: Ephemera

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

Political Science Shirt Front, c.2010

A red T-shirt, size small with white text on the front “Political Science Majors Dickinson College”. On the back in white text are three definitions for Political Science.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00783

Location: Shelf 5 (housed with AC 00768-69, AC 00781-82, AC 00784-85, AC 00788-89, AC 00791)

Subject: T-shirt, Student Life

Format: Clothing

Presidential Election Buttons, 2004

Two rectangular buttons from the 2004 presidential election campaign. "Rush the Vote, Dickinson College 2004" is printed in white around the picture of the statue of Benjamin Rush. "Your Vote Counts" is printed in red in a circle on the lower left corner.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00487

Location: Shelf 17 (housed with 00194, 00206-00208, 00216)

Subject: Buttons, Politics, Political Campaign, Elections, Student Life

Format: Pins/Buttons

Red Dink (Class of 1964), 1960

A red felt dink with no class year on it. It was worn by Paul M. Showalter (class of 1964) in the fall of 1960 of his Freshman year.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00789

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

Subject: Dink, Freshman Beanies, College Traditions, Student Life

Format: Hats

Senate Campaign Button, c.2004

A white, round metal button with the text "Vote BILDER SENATE PRESIDENT" in red and blue. Mike Bilder was Student Senate President from 2006-2007.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00810

Location: Shelf 10 (housed with AC 00803-00809)

Subject: Button, Elections, Political Campaign, Student Life

Format: Pins/Buttons

Back of Springfest, 1977 T-shirt

Yellow cotton t-shirt from Springfest 1977, silkscreened design in pink on the back. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00612

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with AC 00556 and AC 00596)

Subject: T-shirt, SpringFest, Student Life

Format: Clothing

SpringFest T-shirt, 1981

Orange cotton t-shirt with black surfing devil logo and lettering for Springfest 1981.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00033

Location: Shelf 9

Subject: T-shirt, SpringFest, Student Life

Format: Clothing

Umoja Founders’ Plaque, 2000

A wooden plaque with a brass plate dedicated to the "founding mothers" of Umoja House.

The founders listed on the plaque are: Kimberly Gordon ;  Genia Hill ; Latisha Hill ; Latoya Matthew ; Aida Alam ; Erin Baker ; Julia Whitcombe

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00569

Location: Shelf 2

Subject: Umoja House, Diversity, Student Life

Format: Plaques/Trophies

WDCV Button, 2017

White button with the WDCV radio station logo. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00884

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00736- 00737)

Subject: Button, Student Life

Format: Pins/Buttons


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