Pocket Watch

White gold pocket watch engraved with initials of Mervin Grant Filler, which was a gift from Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00232

Location: Shelf 26

Subject: Greek Life, Watch

Format: Miscellaneous

Priestley Scientific Glassware

Ten pieces of various scientific glassware owned and used by John Priestley for his experiements. The set includes several clear glass test tubes, flasks, "s" tubes, and a flask with a valve.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00337

Location: Shelf 21 (housed with 00340, 00341)

Subject: scientific glassware

Format: Glassware/Ceramics, Scientific Equipment

Raven's Claw Engraving Blocks

Two copper plates attached to blocks, with the two part Raven's Claw emblem on them.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00311

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00309 - AC 00310)

Subject: Printing, Honor Societies

Format: Artwork/Photography

Red Devil decals

Two decals of Red Devil sitting on a letter "D".

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00489

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with 00221, 00485, 00489, 00508-00510, 00516)

Subject: Red Devil

Format: Miscellaneous

Red Dickinson Necktie

A red silk necktie with the repeating college seal motif in blue and white embroidery. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00593

Location: Shelf 18

Subject: Necktie

Format: Clothing

Ribbon to Accompany Medals

A long bar covered by multicolored ribbon with a small bronze colored star glued to the top of the bar. This object was meant to accompany the award medals received by Albert Louther Demaree, class of 1923. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2010.4_4

Location: Shelf 34 Box 1

Subject: Ribbons, Award Medals, Military

Format: Miscellaneous


A thick red circular wax seal from the Maharaja of Panna, India. A long, red tassel is attached to the back of the seal.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00331

Location: Shelf 25

Subject: seal

Format: Miscellaneous

Silk Scarves

Two creme and red silk scarves with college seal at both ends. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00513

Location: Shelf 10 (housed with 00020, 00501)

Subject: Scarves

Format: Clothing

Silver Candlesticks (2 pairs)

Two pairs of decorative silver candlesticks. One pair is Sheffield candlesticks and the other is Gorham silver candlesticks. These objects were donated in memory of Charles Frederick Mayer (Class of 1812 and Trustee 1834-36), great-great-grandfather of Anne Mayer Zug.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00585

Location: Shelf 36

Subject: Candlesticks

Format: Miscellaneous

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


Spoon found west of 255 West Louther St. when installing handicap ramp in Fall 2004.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00478

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00464)

Subject: Silverware, Construction

Format: Miscellaneous


Maroon and white striped scarf with fringed edges, worn by Lewis Gobrecht.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00437

Location: Shelf 16

Subject: Scarves

Format: Textiles

Swim Team Warm-Up Jacket

Red jacket with red devil head and "Dickinson Swim Team" on back.  Labeled with white number "2" on left, near waist. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00491

Location: RR 02 ( housed with AC 00492, AC 00511-00152)

Subject: Athletics, Jacket

Format: Clothing

Swim Team Warm-Up Jacket

Red cotton jacket with white striping and zipper, red devil's head patch on back with "Dickinson Swim Team" in white. Labeled with white number "6" on left, near waist.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00427

Location: RR 02 (housed with AC 00425-00429)

Subject: Athletics, Jacket

Format: Clothing

Theta Nu Epsilon pin

Gold pin in shape of skull and crossed keys with fraternity letters and gems, with “E. A. B.” inscribed on reverse.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00185

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

Subject: Greek Life, Fraternity Pin

Format: Pins/Buttons

Three Pins

Three pins, two are enamel and one is cloth.  The cloth pin shows the college mascot, the Red Devil. The other two enamel are the College Seal in red and white with gold lettering and the doors of Old West.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00736

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with AC 00737)

Subject: College Seal, Red Devil, West College (Old West)

Format: Pins/Buttons

Three Varsity Soccer Letters

Three varsity soccer letters. Two are large red block letter “D”s with white trim and an embroidered soccer ball, and one is a medium white “D” with red trim and embroidered soccer ball.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00058

Location: Shelf 3 (housed with 00058-00088, 00507, 00590, 00607, 00735)

Subject: Athletics

Format: Clothing

Tintype of a family

Tintype of a family, with hand-painted colors in a green display box.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00326

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00325)

Subject: Photography, Tintype

Format: Artwork/Photography

Tobacco Leather Swatch with Dickinson Seal

Red leather swatch tobacco souvenir imprinted with the Dickinson College seal.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00594

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00226 - AC 00229)

Subject: College Seal, Tobacco Souvenir

Format: Ephemera

Wallace J. Cummings Name Tag Button

A white circular name tag button  featuring the college seal and the text "DICKISNON COLLEGE" in red. The hand written text "Cummings, Wallace J., Howard Pa." in black is written across the center of the button. This object belonged to Velva Diven Daihl, class of 1927. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2012.6_6

Location: Shelf 34

Subject: Button

Format: Pins/Buttons

Warm-Up Jacket

Red acrylic jacket with white striping and zipper. "Dickinson College" printed on the left, front.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00492

Location: RR 02 (housed with AC 00492, AC 00511-00152)

Subject: Athletics, Jacket

Format: Clothing

Washington College Food Service Polo Shirt

Maroon cotton short sleeved polo shirt with a button collar and "Washington College Food Service" in white.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00429

Location: RR 02 (housed with AC 00425-00428)

Subject: Polo

Format: Clothing

Welcome to Dickinson pin

Round red pins with “Welcome to Dickinson” in white block letters.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00195

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

Subject: Buttons, Orientation

Format: Pins/Buttons

West College Ceramic Facade

Flat ceramic model of the front of Old West.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00729

Location: Shelf 10 (housed with AC 00728-00732)

Subject: West College (Old West), Campus Buildings

Format: Glassware/Ceramics

West College fireplace brick

Clay brick removed from third floor fireplace in West College during 1980's renovations.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00704

Location: Shelf 28 (housed with AC 00705)

Subject: West College (Old West)

Format: Building Materials


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