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Series 15
Boxes 409 - 415; OP137, 155 - 161

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of various artistic renderings, primarily related to James Dickey or to his work; trophies, medals, and plaques awarded to Dickey for his literary work and for his teaching at the University of South Carolina; Dickey's life mask and the mold for making the mask; and miscellaneous personal items.

Box Folder Content
OP20 3 Art pieces: watercolor abstract, 1973; Eagle/Air Force Academy, 1978; two unsigned broadsides, n.d.
OP16 21 Print by Sidney [Chapman?] numbered 92/150 produced for the Fitzgerald Newsletter, March 1988
OP18 1 Two matted drawings by Charles Santorem, 1976
408 16 Pen and ink drawing by Dave Morice, 1980
OP18 1 Original painting entitled Plastic Balls [Turel?], 1980
OP18 1 Unsigned painting of scene from "Deliverance", n.d.
OP18 1 Unsigned print, "Ashes to Ashes…"
OP16 22 Maps: US Coast Survey, Sketch E (Section V), 1852 and Preliminary Sketch of Cape Roman Shoals, (SC), 1853
OP16 23 PBC Plotter
409 1 "Buckhead Triangle, Spring1985," trophy signed "From Fred to Jim D., 2/3/42"
409 2 Fellowship of Southern Writers, framed medallion w/ "James Dickey" engraved on face of medallion
409 3 Framed arrowhead collection w/ inscription on verso: "On our birthday, 2 February 1973, Doris and John [Mehiteus?]
409 4 Framed patch for Challenger space flight
409 5 Framed insignia for The Lotus Club
409 6 Framed trademarks [2]
409 7 James Dickey life mask [1]
412 7 James Dickey life mask [2]
409 8 Paraffin mold of James Dickey life mask
409 9 James Dickey press badge for Kennedy Space Center, Apollo 11 space flight
409 10 James Dickey name/ address rubber stamp
409 11 Portrait of James Dickey, unsigned [oil on canvas]
410 1 Conch Republic Prize for Literature, trophy presented to James Dickey, Key West, Florida, July 19, 1992
410 2 The Golden Phoenix, Best of the Festival, "Deliverance," James Dickey Warner Brothers, trophy
415 - The Golden Phoenix, Best of the Festival, "Deliverance," James Dickey Warner Brothers, trophy [large]
410 3 Writing Today, Grand Masters Award, trophy presented to James Dickey by Birmingham-Southern College, 1991
410 4 Plaque commemorating presentation of Honorary Doctoral Degree of Humane Letters by Appalachian State University, May 14, 1994
410 5 Personalities of the South, Bicentennial Edition, 1975-76, plaque presented to James Dickey
410 6 Plaque honoring James Dickey, Teacher of the Year, 1986-87, Department of English, USC, Columbia
410 7 Plaque commemorating appointment of James Dickey to the South Carolina Academy of Authors, Anderson College, 28 January 1986
410 8 Contempora Magazines Award for Distinguished Writing, plaque presented to James Dickey "in recognition of his contribution to American Letters, 24 August 1970
410 9 Plaque presented to James Dickey "in appreciation for outstanding contributions to the promotion of archery" by the Seminole Junior College archery team, 1973
410 10 University of South Carolina President's Council, 1990-1991, medal and stand
410 11 International Poetry Forum, medal engraved on verso: "James Dickey, 1-11-67, 10-3-73"
410 12 South Carolinian of the Year, 1987, plaque presented to James Dickey "for his contributions to the literary world and the recognition his work has brought to South Carolina," selected by WIS Television, Columbia
410 13 Medal honoring James Dickey, Carolina Professor, 1979
410 14 Medal awarded to James Dickey "for outstanding contribution to Sigma Tau Delta Fraternity, 23 March 1984
410 15 USC lapel pins, 4
410 16 E6-B Flight Computer, Aero Products Research, Inc.
412 - Coat belonging to James Dickey
412 - United States flag, folded
413 - Typewriter
414 - Canoe paddle signed by James Dickey