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Memorabilia

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

Found in 76 Collections and/or Records:

Box 54, 2016-2017

 File — Box B302.09.0054: Series B302.09 [U186023261594]
Identifier: B302.09.0054

Box 54: Award Scrapbooks and Awards, 2005

 File — Box D030.0054: Series D030 [U186022514211]
Identifier: D030.0054
Overview 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 [U186020741626]
Identifier: D096.13.0059
Overview 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; Majority of material found within 1945-1985

Box 80: Pins, Badges, and Ribbons

 File — Box D096.0080: Series D096.13 [U186023289110]
Identifier: D096.13.0080
Overview 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; Majority of material found within 1945-1985

Box 83: Cloth Banners and Pins

 File — Box D096.0083: Series D096.13 [U186023289144]
Identifier: D096.13.0083
Overview 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; Majority of material found within 1945-1985

Box 87: Pins, Badges, and Ribbons

 File — Box D096.0087: Series D096.13 [U186023289267]
Identifier: D096.13.0087
Overview 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; Majority of material found within 1945-1985

Box 9, Basket and KU Belt, 1976 - 1987

 File — Box M454.0009: Series M454.04 [U186023285051]
Identifier: M454.04.0009
Overview 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 90: Peggy Lewis Scrapbook

 File — Box D096.0090: Series D096.06 [U186023289314]
Identifier: D096.06.0090
Overview 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; Majority of material found within 1945-1985

Box 92: Memorabilia

 File — Box D096.0092: Series D096.13 [U186023289380]
Identifier: D096.13.0092
Overview 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; a...
Dates: 1850-2007; Majority of material found within 1945-1985

Box 94: Memorabilia, 1950 - 2012

 File — Box D030.0094: Series D030 [U186022713572]
Identifier: D030.0094
Overview This box contains ballet shoes that have been autographed, tap shoes, a framed photograph of children in dance attire, and a folder containing awards, and award correspondance, that Gwen received.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1950 - 2012