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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Collected objects of various kinds with historical, personal, or locational interest, used generally.

Found in 77 Collections and/or Records:

Box 9, Basket and KU Belt, bulk: 1976 - 1987

 File — Box M454.0009: Series M454.04 [Barcode: U186023285051]
Identifier: M454.04.0009

Box 9 contains a basket embroidered with "AMR." Within this basket are items collected by Ricks including port of call pins for her and her husband, a bottle opener, and a belt with a Kansas University buckle.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1976 - 1987

Box 54: Award Scrapbook and Award, 2005

 File — Box D030.0054: Series D030.07 [Barcode: U186022514211]
Identifier: D030.07.0054

This box contains (1) scrapbook (prepared in 2004-05 by Joan Brown to advance the nomination of Gwen Bowen for an award in the inaugural ceremony of the Colorado Dance Alliance annual event) and (1) award for the Most Admired Woman of the Decade presented by the American Biographical Institute.

Dates: 2005

Box 59: Pins and Ribbons

 File — Box D096.0059: Series D096.13 [Barcode: U186020741626]
Identifier: D096.13.0059

This box contains pins and ribbons from various square dancing events and groups, including: the Illinois State Square Dance Convention, the Square Dance Association of Wisconsin, the Kenosha Square Dance Club, the Sashay Rounders of Santa Fe, the Chula Vista Dance Fest, and the 23rd National Square Dance Convention in San Antonio Texas. Also included in the box are a number of wooden stamps.

Dates: 1850-2007

Box 67: Memory Books and Essay Contest, 1996

 Item — Box U109.11.0067: Series U109.11 [Barcode: U186023305788]
Identifier: U109.11.0067

This box contains a memory book and memory cards from 1996 detailing alumae's positive memories of the institution and a 1996 essay contesting in which the children of students participated in describing why they loved their mother.

Dates: 1996

Box 80: Pins, Badges, and Ribbons

 File — Box D096.0080: Series D096.13 [Barcode: U186023289110]
Identifier: D096.13.0080

This box contains a large amount of pins, badges, and ribbons from various events and square dancing groups. These include: "Dudes 'n' Darlins"; "Cypress Twirlers"; "Wheel and Whirl"; "Keystones"; "Honey Bees"; "Butterfield Backtrackers"; "El Toro Swingers"; "Tip Toppers"; "Levis and Laces"; "Desert Sidewinders"; "Crackers and Crumbs"; "Lace 'n' Leather"; "Boll Weevils"; "Merrymakers Anaheim"; and "Roll'n Hobos".

Dates: 1850-2007

Box 83: Cloth Banners and Pins

 File — Box D096.0083: Series D096.13 [Barcode: U186023289144]
Identifier: D096.13.0083

This box contains several pieces of memorabilia, including: cloth banners; a clock that says "Time to Square Dance"; a large square of (possibly silk) cloth with pictures of square dancers; two large pieces of cloth with dozens of pins attached to them.

Dates: 1850-2007

Box 87: Pins, Badges, and Ribbons

 File — Box D096.0087: Series D096.13 [Barcode: U186023289267]
Identifier: D096.13.0087

This box contains pins, ribbons, and badges, including: "4th Annual Square Wheels"; "Nite Owl"; "Float the Float"; "Dancing Bears"; "Coffee Grinders Summer Fun"; "Mad for Marv"; "Holland America Westours"; "9th Aloha State Square Dance Convention 1973"; and "Show Off".

Dates: 1850-2007

Box 90: Peggy Lewis Scrapbook

 File — Box D096.0090: Series D096.06 [Barcode: U186023289314]
Identifier: D096.06.0090

This box contains Peggy Lewis's Folk Dance Scrapbook (with some water damage), and a long black ribbon with Peggy's pins on it.

Dates: 1850-2007

Box 92: Memorabilia

 File — Box D096.0092: Series D096.13 [Barcode: U186023289380]
Identifier: D096.13.0092
Abstract Box 92 contains two (2) painted wooden blocks showing dancing couples; a glass-fronted plaque presented to Doc and Kris Litchman who founded the Wagon Wheels square dancing group; a framed pressed leather decoration that says "Joy" and "Love" with dancing figures in the middle made by Frank Zahrtman; five (5) plastic license-plate-esque decorations from various Chicago-area square dancing groups; a plaque with a silver spur in it, given to Lloyd Shaw for his contributions to square dancing;...
Dates: 1850-2007

Box 94: Pins and Ribbons

 File — Box D096.0094: Series D096.13 [Barcode: U186023289364]
Identifier: D096.13.0094

This box contains pins and ribbons, including: "Dancing Bears", "Wheels Chains Walnut", "Disneyland's Country Spectacular", "Whittier Tanglefeet", "Snow Bunny", "Corn Huskers", and "Grin-N-Square It Spaghetti Stomp".

Dates: 1850-2007