Memorabilia of Gustavus Adolphus College, 1899-Ongoing.

GACA Collection 230



M
emorabilia of Gustavus Adolphus College, 1899-Ongoing.  GACA Collection 230.  2 flat boxes, 2 small flat boxes, and 1 hat box.


ABSTRACT:
The Memorabilia of Gustavus Adolphus College collection contains artifacts from the college.  This includes a gold letter sweater, T-shirts,, a flag, a pen, a coaster, ribbons, and pins from events/organizations/ accomplishments.  Materials are organized alphabetically.  New items will be added to this collection on occasion.


RESTRICTIONS:
There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of the College Archives, the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library, and Gustavus Adolphus College.


COLLECTION CITATION:
Memorabilia of Gustavus Adolphus College, 1899-Ongoing. GACA Collection 230.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


ACQUISITION:
Office of Alumni Relations transferred part of this collection during May 2010.


PROCESSED BY:
Adrianna Darden processed this collection and developed the finding aid during May 2010.


RELATED COLLECTIONS IN THE ARCHIVES:
Buttons of Gustavus Adolphus College, 1912-Ongoing. GACA Collection 151.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.

Wicklund Jewelry, c. 1919-c. 1969.  GACA Collection 232.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:

Clothing.
Flag.
Pins.
Pens -- United States.
Memorabilia.
Ephemera.


GACA Collection 230

Box

Folder

50 Year Club Pin (Double Circles), 1980-2005 (3)

1

5

50 Year Club Pin (Football Helmet), c. 2005

1

4

50 Year Club Pin (Single Circle), c. 2005 (2)

1

6

60th Anniversary Reception Ribbon, 1922

3

1

Academic Hood, undated

4

--

Alpha Phi Pin, undated

1

12

Alumni License Plate Holder, undated

4

--

Brave Rights Activists (BRA) T-Shirt, undated

3

--

Campus Safety Flashlight Keychain, undated

2

loose

Cec Eckhoff Society, est. 2002, pin, undated

1

14

Class Ring, 1922

1

18

Class Ring, belonged to Carl Knock, Class of 1908, 1908

1

17

Class Ring, belonged to P. Stolberg, Class of 1899, 1899

1

16

Christ Chapel Christmas Ornament, 2002

2

--

Dining Excellence Pin, c. 2000

1

3

Epsilon Phi Alpha Sorority Pin, belonged to Ruth G. (Nelson) Johnson, Class of 1920

1

13

First Prize Piano Pin, given to Ella Peterson (Mrs. Ella Pehrson) as first prize for playing “Sonata” in 1894; gift from Ethel Pehrson; sculpture “Sonata” dedicated to Mrs. Pehrson in Bjorling Hall, 1975

1

19

Fourth Christian Conference Ribbon, 1931

3

1

G 1000 Pin, undated

2

1

GAC beaded keychain, 1905

2

loose

GAC Pennant, undated

3

1

GAC Pennant Pin, belonged to Olaf Fred Walters (O.F. Peterson), Class of 1905, Commercial Department (Yellow and Black), undated

GAC Pennant Pin (Orange and Black), undated

1

11

Gustavus Adolphus Missionary Society Ribbon, 1934-35

3

1

Gustavus Alumni Sticker, undated

2

loose

Gustavus Commission 150 Coaster (Given out at Inauguration of President Jack Ohle), 2008

2

loose

Gustavus Emblem Ministickers, undated

2

7

Gustavus Emblem on felt, undated

4

--

Gustavus Emblem Stickers, undated

2

loose

Gustavus Emblem Window Decal, undated

2

loose

Gustavus Pin, undated

1

2

Intercollegiate Oratorical Contest Ribbon, 1902 (2)

3

1

Johnson Hall Sweatshirt, “Johnson, Common Name, Uncommon Women,” c. 1980

3

--

“The Late Show at Gustavus Adolphus” T-Shirt, includes the “Top Ten Lies Told to Prospective Gusties,” undated

3

--

Letter Sweater, undated

3

--

Lyric Pin, 1932

1

9

Lyric Reunion Ribbon, 1907 (3)

3

1

Lyric Reunion Ribbon, 1910

3

1

Lyric Reunion Ribbon, 1912 (3)

3

1

Medal from Royal Academy of Music, Sweden, to Gustavus Adolphus College; presented by Lars Lofgren at Alumni Banquet, 2 June 1979

1

20

Mortarboard, undated

5

--

Old Main Christmas Ornament, 2001

2

--

Omega Kappa Pin, belonged to George Anderson, Class of 1924

1

10

Pen made with wood from Lund Gymnasium floor, c. 1998

2

loose

Pennant, “GAC St. Peter,” undated

4

--

Phil. Lit. Pin given to Seniors, belonged to C.A. Torkelson, Class of 1904, School of Commerce, undated

1

15

Red Gustavus Adolphus College bowtie, undated

3

--

Safety and Security Pencil, undated

2

loose

Senior Class Legacy Pin, 2010

1

7

Sigma Delta Sorority Pin donated by Alice Jackson Jaenson, Class of 1926

1

8

Square Pennant, 1910

4

--

Sweatshirt from 125th Anniversary, 1982

3

--

Third Annual Festival of Sacred Music Ribbon, 1936

3

1

Three Crowns “Community” Zipper Pull, undated

2

5

Three Crowns “Excellence” Zipper Pull, undated

2

3

Three Crowns “ Faith” Zipper Pull, undated

2

6

Three Crowns Flag, c. 2008

3

--

Three Crowns “Justice” Zipper Pull, undated

2

4

Three Crowns Pin, c. 1998

1

1

Three Crowns “Service” Zipper Pull, undated

2

2

Triangle Pennant, undated

4

--

“V’Ice’ Veekend” Ribbon, 1964

3

1