EMORY UNIVERSITY.
Emory University memorabilia collection, 1907-2011

Emory University

Emory University Archives

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/bsqg1


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Emory University.
Title: Emory University memorabilia collection, 1907-2011
Call Number:Series No. 74
Extent: 8.25 linear ft. (17 boxes) and 1 extra-oversized paper folder (XOP)
Abstract:Collection includes pins, ribbons, banners, clothing and other memorabilia items related to Emory University.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Special restrictions apply: researchers must contact MARBL in advance to view materials in this collection.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Source

Transfer

Custodial History

Artificial collection.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Emory University memorabilia collection, Emory University Archives, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed by Emory University Archives staff.


Collection Description

Administrative History

Emory University was founded as Emory College in 1836 in Oxford, Ga., by the Georgia Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church. The College was rechartered as Emory University and a campus established in Atlanta, Ga., in 1914.

Emory University was founded as Emory College in 1836 in Oxford, Ga., by the Georgia Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church. The College was rechartered as Emory University and a campus established in Atlanta, Ga., in 1914.

Scope and Content Note

The collection includes pins, ribbons, banners, clothing and other memorabilia items related to Emory University.


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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 2 athletic medals (pole vault and 100 yard run), 1923
1 Adelphi pin
1 Bishop J.E. Dickey's seal and gavels
1 Emory Phoenix emblem, 1940 (T[homas] H. English)
1 Emory silver-plated belt buckle, circa 1930s
1 Emory Staff Day buttons, 1979-1980
1 Emory University Academy cap, 1923
1 Few Society ribbon, 1907
1 Phi Gamma Society ribbon with names Redding, Elder, and Rogers, 1901
1 First Emory University seal (mounted on wooden plaque)
1 Gold charm honoring Emory's 43rd General Hospital Unit, WWII (1941)
1 Last Army ROTC Badge at Emory
1 Mansfield T. Peed's Phi Beta Kappa key (1923, Delta of Virginia)
1 Miscellaneous invitations, pictures, etc.
1 Mystic Seven pin
1 Printer's plate: Inscribed "From Emory College School of Technology, Oxford, Ga."
1 Seal (embossing) of Emory University, in use 1915-1932
1 Stencil stamp of Dr. Alexander Means "A. Means safety inspection"
2 Atlanta Dental College banner
2 Emory Army ROTC Flag
2 Emory Air Force ROTC Flag
2 Lullwater Day, 1999 t-shirt
2 Sesquicentennial buttons
3 Alumni button of Gene McLarty Roberts, 1935C, 1936G, from alumni-senior-faculty luncheon at commencement, June 1935
3 Alumni Day, 1929-button O. J. Watkins [Armory?], 1928C
3 Emory Spirit-Catch the Wave commemorative hand towel
3 Emory University banner
3 Emory Volunteer 1989-1990 bumper sticker
3 Greek Week t-shirt, 1992
3 Harper, Marvin H., Sr. ('23C, '26T) 6 Road Race Medals, 1920-1921
3 Key to Glenn Memorial Methodist Church allegedly used by D.V.S.
3 Large paper Emory seal
3 Last piece of mail to be postmarked "Emory University, Georgia", 30 April 1958
3 Mr. George's Gym T-Shirt
3 Phi Delta Colors
3 Sesquicentennial t-shirt
3 Subscription card to Emory University
3 Swoop patch
4 American National Red Cross Nurse pin
4 American National Red Cross service ribbon with insignia
4 Emory pom-poms (2)
4 Emory t-shirt signed by Class of 1990
4 H. Y. McCord Latin medal won by Hansell Baugh, 1922
4 IS Patch
4 New Faces at Emory University, 1986, signed by Class of 1990
4 New Faces at Emory University, 1987, signed by Class of 1991
4 Nursing memorabilia of Grady Baggarly, alumna ('15N) and Emory Unit nurse, WWI American
4 Red Cross Nurse card 1917 May 29
4 Senior Record, 1992, signed by Class of 1992 and produced by Greek Life Office
4 Statue of Liberty exhibit statuette
4 Wesley Memorial Hospital 1915 graduate nurse's pin
5 Alpha Phi Alpha 20th Anniversary commemorative glass
5 Coca-Cola School: words to song
5 Fourth annual PT-5K t-shirt, 1987
5 Other Emory miscellaneous buttons
5 PT-5K hat, 1984
5 PT-5K t-shirt, 1985
5 PT-5K t-shirt, 1988
5 Sixth annual PT-5K t-shirt, [1989?]
5 Third annual PT-5K t-shirt [1986?]
6 Commemorative Gifts presented to James T. Laney
6 Georgia State University paperweight
6 Johannes Kepler University medal in case
6 Kobe University of Medicine, October 12, 1983 mounted medallion
6 Universidad Metodista de Piracicaba mounted medallion
6 Universita Degli Studide Trieste medallion in case
6 University of Thbilissiensis medallion in case
6 University of Tokyo medallion in case
6 Yonsei University Centennial medallion in case
6 Yonsei University medallion in case
7 Affirmation Vietnam Commemorative Award presented by Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge, 1966
7 Coca-Cola Trays (2) given to President and Mrs. Harvey W. Cox for annual watermelon-cutting they held for Emory University summer school faculty
7 Emory Unit Hospital Banner from World War II
7 Emory: seminars in politics t-shirt
7 Halle Institute buttons
7 Japanese copies and English translations of Japanese surrender documents from World War II
7 Mass of fused coins from Emory University Dining Hall fire, 1925
7 National Taiwan University Republic of China
7 Note of thanks and certificate of appreciation (rolled) for Emory's chaplains in World War II. Signed by James Forrestal
8 Irinian Society wooden ballot box and small voting pieces
9 Band sweater of P.L. Moon, '25C, '31M
10 1 Ice cream dish
10 1 Juice glass
10 1 Punch cup
10 1 Regular glass
10 1 Syracuse china dessert bowl
10 1 Syracuse china soup bowl
10 1 Wedgewood plate
10 2 Forks
10 2 Syracuse china dessert plates
11 W. D. Thomson athletic sweater
12 Student Government Association (SGA) banner
13 Emory Alumni Horse Shoes Champion trophy, 1932
13 Emory DOBIS hat
13 Emory Lullwater day t-shirt, 1999
13 Emory tile
13 EUCLID Frisbee
13 Plaque awarded to Emory from Georgia Special Olympics
13 Plaque to Emory from Kwansei Gakuin University
13 The Georgia Methodist College Appeal
14 Academic hood
14 Emory Christian Association pin
14 Emory University athletic t-shirt
15 Freshman beanie or rat cap of J. W. Pattillo, 1947
15 Rat cap of Gene McLarty Roberts, 1935C, 1936G
15 Rat cap, circa 1930
16 Emory flag, 2011
17 Miniature souvenir photograph set, circa 1930
18 Academic tam from commencement regalia of Sanford S. Atwood, circa 1960
XOP1 Felt banner
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