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Series 10
Ephemera
Boxes 118 - 119

Scope and Content Note

The Ephemera subseries contains personal effects collected by Dawson. It includes his batons, pitch pipes, a set of bookplates used in his personal library, a silver trophy from the Tuskegee music department in 1934, and Cecile Dawson's wedding handkerchief.

Box Folder Content
118 African statue
118 Batons [3]
118 Bookplates [2]
118 Commemorative medallion, Booker T. Washington induction into the Hall of Fame
118 Commemorative medallions, "Hampton Salutes Tuskegee" [2]
118 Commemorative medallion, John Hope
118 Commemorative medallion, USS Constellation
118 Cufflinks
118 Eyeglasses with case
118 Metronome stopwatch [2]
118 Pin, California Rice Bowl Party, 1941
118 Pin, City of Louisville, New Jersey
118 Pin, NAACP lifetime membership
118 Pin [belonging to CND?] with unidentified photographs
118 Pitch pipe [2]
118 Printer's block with image of WLD
118 Printer's plate of "Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit"
118 Printer's plates of "There Is a Balm in Gilead"
118 Printer's plate with image of WLD conducting
118 Tie pin
119 Trophy [silver]
119 Trophy [silver] from the music faculty of Tuskegee Institute, [1934]
119 Wedding handkerchief [belonging to CND]
119 Wooden key to Baltimore City
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