1930-1939

"Mascot Twelve" Football Uniform (#5), 1936

A red and white knitted jersey, pants, and socks worn by H. Gilman Wing for the "Mascot Twelve" football game played by children of the faculty. This game was held during halftime at Homecoming, October 24, 1936. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00017

Location: Shelf 18

Subject: Athletics, Uniform, Homecoming

Format: Clothing

“Mascot Twelve” Football Uniform (#66), 1936

A red and white knitted jersey, pants, and socks worn by Daniel Kahler for the “Mascot Twelve” football game played during halftime at Homecoming on October 24, 1936. This game was traditionally played by the children of the faculty. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00019

Location: Shelf 18

Subject: Athletics, Homecoming, Uniform

Format: Clothing

“Mascot Twelve” football uniform (#77), 1936

A red and white knitted jersey, pants, and socks worn by Conrad Kahler for the “Mascot Twelve” football game during halftime at Homecoming on October 24, 1936. This game was traditionally played by the children of the faculty. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00018

Location: Shelf 18

Subject: Uniform, Athletics, Homecoming

Format: Clothing

Alumni Dink, c.1986

Red, cotton dink with "36" embroidered on the front. Created for a reunion of the class of 1936, which was most likely the 50th reunion in 1986.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00824

Location: Shelf 20 (housed with AC 00825)

Subject: Dink, Reunion

Format: Hats

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

Class of 1935 flag

Class of 1934/1935 flag made of red felt with white felt letters, last digit can be replaced to alternate the class year.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00423

Location: Shelf 3 (housed with 00528)

Subject: Class Flags

Format: Flags/Pennants/Banners

Desk Set

A brown marble desk set including a letter holder, an ink blotter, and and inkwell/pen holder. This set was used by President Karl Tinsley Waugh. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00288

Location: Shelf 18

Subject: Desk Set

Format: Miscellaneous

Dickinson College button, c.1930

Red and white button with name of Whitfield Jenks Bell, Jr. and “Dickinson College Freshman” in red.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00209

Location: Shelf 16 (housed with AC 00209-00215, etc.)

Subject: Buttons

Format: Pins/Buttons

Dickinson College Guest Day button, 1937

White circle with red college seal, lettering, and space to write a name, created for Guest Day on April 24, 1937.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00198

Location: Shelf 16 (housed with AC 00189-00193, etc.)

Subject: Guest Day, Buttons

Format: Pins/Buttons

Dickinson College Seal Plaque, c.1930

College seal in bronze mounted on a shield of light colored wood.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00094

Location: Shelf 2

Subject: Commemorative Plaque, College Seal

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Dickinson Jacket, c.1935

A red warm-up jacket, similar to others worn by the basketball team, with "Dickinson" stitched in white on the front and a "7" on the sleeve. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00687

Location: Shelf 10

Subject: Athletics, Jacket

Format: Clothing

Engraving Blocks

Twenty two engraving blocks from "Theophilus, the Battle Axe" by Charles C. Sellers. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00313

Location: Shelf 10

Subject: Printing

Format: Artwork/Photography

Football, 1936

Football from the Dickinson v. Penn State game on October 17, 1931.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00279

Location: RR 08 (housed with AC 00276 - AC 00282)

Subject: Football

Format: Athletic Equipment

Freshman Dink, 1937

Red, cotton freshman dink that belonged to Madelaine Batt Grafton, class of 1941. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00821

Location: RR 01 (housed with AC 00052, AC 00053, AC 00460, AC 00461)

Subject: Dink

Format: Hats

Inter-Class Athletic Championship Women's Trophy, c.1931-1961

A 15” brass tarnished cup inscribed with the names of the championship winners from 1931 to 1961.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00126

Location: Shelf 15

Subject: Trophy

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Inter-Class Women's Hockey Championship Trophy, c.1932-1957

A 14” brass tarnished cup with two handles inscribed with "INTER-CLASS HOCKEY CHAMPIONS DICKINSON COLLEGE WOMEN" over a design of a pair of crossed hockey sticks and the names of the women’s hockey championship winners from 1932 to 1957.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00127

Location: Shelf 15

Subject: Women's Trophy

Format: Plaques/Trophies

Knit Dickinson Sweater, c.1930

Cream, knit letter sweater with large red “D” on front worn by Edward Hoberman, class of 1930.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00477

Location: Shelf 3

Subject: Sweater, Athletics

Format: Clothing

Letter Sweater, c.1930

An off-white knit wool letter sweater with a big red varsity letter "D" sewn onto the front. The sweater was worn by Edward Johnson (Class of 1932), captain of the varsity football team. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00511

Location: RR 02 (housed with AC 00491-492, 00512)

Subject: Sweater

Format: Clothing

Miami Triad wallet, 1931

Black leather wallet souvenir with a “D" and the  "Miami Triad 1931” embossed in gold on the front, made for the annual Miami Triad Dance held by Beta Theta Pi, Phi Delta Theta, and Sigma Chi.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00227

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00228, AC 00229)

Subject: Wallet, Greek Life, Dances

Format: Miscellaneous

Murad Tobacco Card Front, c.1939

Murad Tobacco card featuring a Dickinson athlete on the front with the college seal. On reverse side a list of schools is featured.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00744

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00740, AC 0074, AC 00745)

Subject: Tobacco Souvenir, Athletics

Format: Ephemera

Pennsylvania State Senate pins (4), c.1929-1936

Four member pins belonging to Leon Cushing Prince as a member of the Pennsylvania State Senate from 1929 to 1936.Three of the pins are gold with blue enamel and the state seal from 1930-1931, 1933-1934, and 1935-1936. The last pin is a gold keystone-shaped pin in red and white enamel from 1929.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00174

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with AC 00161-00180)

Subject: Pins

Format: Pins/Buttons

Phi Kappa Psi Convention Pin and Ribbon, 1937

A gold rectangular pin with a paper insert "George Shuman, Da Zeta" written in black pen attached to a red silk ribbon with "Council Convention District II, N. C. Alpha, Phi Kappa Psi, April 29- May 1, 1937, Delegate" in black lettering.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00190

Location: Shelf 17 (housed with 00189-00193)

Subject: pin and ribbon

Format: Pins/Buttons

Phi Mu sorority pin, c.1930

Gold pin featuring sorority seal and motto which belonged to Sarah Rowe, class of 1934, as a member of Phi Mu.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00183

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00182 - AC 00187, etc.)

Subject: Greek Life, Sorority Pin

Format: Pins/Buttons

Pi Beta Phi Wood Pin, c.1930

A sorority pin made of wood featuring the greek letters of the Pi Beta Phi Fraternity. This item was owned by Ruth Trout, class of 1936.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2005.1_8

Location: Shelf 34 Box 1

Subject: Sorority Pin

Format: Pins/Buttons

Powder Box, 1937

Spherical black enamel box with metal base and white plastic top, Phi Kappa Sigma symbol in gold metal, from 1937.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00445

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with AC 00446)

Subject: Greek Life

Format: Miscellaneous

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