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, 50th Reunion

Format: Hats

Band Uniform Cap, c.1955

White flat-top style band cap with wide red band, red cord, and Dickinson embroidered in red. The cap was donated in 2000 by Lewis Gobrecht and is thought to have originally been used in the mid 1950's. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00055

Location: RR 01 – housed with 00054-00057

Subject: Uniform

Format: Hats

Baseball Cap, c.1980

A red and white mesh baseball cap with white “D.”

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00054

Location: RR 01 (housed with 00055-00057)

Subject: Athletics

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

Charter Day Beanie, 2010

A red felt beanie printed with white "D" distributed for the Charter Day celebration on September 16, 2010. This was the first year that Charter Day was celebrated by the college.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00675

Location: RR 01 (housed with AC 00601, AC 00606, AC 00708)

Subject: Freshman Beanies, Dink, Charter Day, College Traditions

Format: Hats

Cholly Freshman Beanie, 1951

A red and white stripped beanie hat with a red rim. On the rim is "Cholly" embroidered in white. This item belonged to Charles Seller, class of 1955. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00803

Location: Shelf 10 (housed with AC 00804-00810)

Subject: Freshman Beanies

Format: Hats

Felt Beret

Felt armbands, beret and pin for the Dickinson class of 1926 and a Carlisle High School pennant.  

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00015

Location: Shelf 10

Subject: Buttons, Carlisle High School

Format: Flags/Pennants/Banners, Hats

Class of 1936 Reunion Beanie

Red cotton cap with slight brim and "36" in white made in honor of the class of 1936's reunion. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00050

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with 00046-00051)

Subject: Reunion Beanie, Dink, Reunion

Format: Hats

Red Felt Beanie with '53 on the front

Red wool felt beanie cap with '53 printed in white on the front.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00547

Location: Shelf 9

Subject: Reunion Beanie, Dink, Reunion

Format: Hats

Department of Public Safety baseball hats

Three baseball caps from the Department of Public Safety uniform embroidered with different versions of Dickinson's compass rose logo, one cap with mesh back.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00751

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00751 and AC 00753)

Subject: Baseball Hat, Uniform

Format: Hats

Dickinson College 45th Reunion Hat, 1999

The hat, which is made out of red polyester, is for the Class of 1954's 45th Reunion in June 1999.  In the first row on the front of the hat is "Dickinson College" embroidered, in the next line is "1954 D 1999", and in the final row are the words "45th Reunion, June 11 - 13".

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00870

Location: Reading Room Shelf 1 (housed with AC 00851, AC 00858, AC 00859, and AC 00860)

Subject: 45th Class Reunion, Alumni Weekend, Reunion

Format: Clothing, Hats, Textiles

Dickinson College Cadet Corps uniform, c.1883

Blue wool cap, jacket, and trousers worn by Frank S. Bender (Class of 1883) as a member of the cadet corps around 1883.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00013

Location: RR 02

Subject: Uniform, Military, Jacket, Pants, Cap

Format: Clothing, Hats

Dickinson ROTC Helmet, c.1955

A  white helmet with a Dickinson College mermaid logo on one side and an Army R.O.T.C. logo on the other.  Dates from the earlier year's of Dickinson's ROTC program, which started in 1952.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00907

Location: Shelf 11

Subject: ROTC, Military, Helmet

Format: Hats

Dink and Freshman Pin, c.1949

The dink is made out of red felt with a white button on top.  The button is made out of metal which has "Dickinson College Freshman", along with the old college seal and on a piece of paper in the middle "Jim Pritchard" is written.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00858

Location: Reading Room 1 (housed with AC 00851, AC 00859, and AC 00860)

Subject: Student Life, Freshman Beanies, Dink

Format: Clothing, Hats, Pins/Buttons, Textiles

Green Knit Cap, 1924

Green knit wool cap with yellow pom pom worn by Donald McIntyre as a freshman in 1924.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00049

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with 00046-00048)

Subject: Freshman Beanies

Format: Hats

Frank Elmer Masland, Jr. regalia

Black cap and hood and red gown belonging to Frank Elmer Masland, Jr., class of 1918 and a member of the Dickinson College Board of Trustees from 1946-1965.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00014

Location: RR 03

Subject: Academic Regalia, Cap, Gown, Hood

Format: Clothing, Hats

Frank Masland Freshman Beanie, 1914

White cotton "dink" with gold button and "18."  Worn by Frank Masland (Class of 1918) as a freshman in 1914.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00046

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with 00046-00048)

Subject: Freshman Beanies

Format: Hats

Freshman Beanie and Name Tag, 1967

A red felt Freshman Beanie ("dink") with "71" on the back in white and a Dickinson College Name Tag with the name "Michael Tachtman" typed in black under the college seal and "Dickinson College" in red. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00453

Location: Shelf 18 (housed with AC 00451, 00452)

Subject: Dink, Nametag

Format: Hats, Pins/Buttons

Freshman Beanie, 1959

Red felt beanie (also called a "dink") with a white button, worn by Barbara Price Vandegrift in 1959. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00556

Location: Shelf 9

Subject: Freshman Beanies, Dink, College Traditions

Format: Hats

Freshman Beanie, c.1965

A red felt "dink" with a white button from around 1965.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00048

Location: Shelf 9 (housed with 00046-00049)

Subject: Freshman Beanies, Dink, College Traditions

Format: Hats

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

Freshman Dink, 1962

All red, cotton dink.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00825

Location: Shelf 20 (housed with AC 00825)

Subject: Dink

Format: Hats

Academic Hoods and Cap, c.1950

Two black academic hoods and mortorboard cap worn by George Shuman, Jr. as treasurer of Dickinson College.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00003

Location: Shelf 3

Subject: Academic Regalia, Hood

Format: Clothing, Hats

James Henry Morgan Hood

Black hood, gown, and cap worn by James Henry Morgan as president of Dickinson College in the early twentieth century.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00002

Location: RR 02

Subject: Academic Regalia, Presidents, Hood, Gown, Cap

Format: Clothing, Hats

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


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