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    • [Greek medal]

    • 1879
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Gold medal, attached to a guard by a chain. The words "University of North Carolina, 1879" are inscribed on the front guard of medal, and Greek letters appear on the medal itself."C.D. McIver" is inscribed on the back. Presented to McIver in 1879...
    • [Peabody medal]

    • 1897-06-07
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • A two-sided copper medal with a silver cover. One side of the medal has a relief carving of George Peabody with his name and Born 18 Feb. 1795 Died 4 Nov. 1869, inscribed. The other side of has a length inscription reading, Education A Debt Due...
    • [Wade Brown baton]

    • 1896
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Black ebony wood baton with ornamental gold capital, and a small gold plate on the shaft. Inscription on the plate reads,"Presented to Wade R. Brown by Iredell Orchestra on July 17, 1896." Kept in a special pouch.
    • [May Queen tiara]

    • 1947
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Tiara worn by May Queens during the May Day pageants held on campus. While May Day celebrations on campus date back to the turn of the century, this particular tiara was first worn by May Queens in the 1940's. Evidence of its use can be found in...
    • [Makeup compact]

    • 1945
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Gold makeup compact with wood veneer on the cover. On top of the wood panel is a painted map of major buildings at the Womans College. The interior contains a small mirror.
    • [Gavel and base]

    • 1965
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • 2 pieces. A simple gavel with a rectangular striking base. Likely used by both Chancellors' Singletary and Ferguson to call either the Faculty Senate or Faculty Council to order.
    • [Weston D.C. milliammeter meter]

    • 1932
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Weston Electrical Instrument Corp. Newark, NJ. A meter used for testing DC currents. Interior contains meter dial and the laboratorys certification. Found in UNCGs Physics Department.
    • [Glass milk bottle]

    • 1939
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Dating from the Woman’s College era, presumably from the campus dairy farm which was sold in 1945. The bottle reads,"Half Pint Liquid. Woman’s College of U.N.C."
    • [McIver mug]

    • 1900
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • J.S.T. & Co., Keene, NH. The mug pictures Charles Duncan McIver on one side, and Administration (today called Foust) Building and Brick Dormitory on the other. Captions read, “President McIver,” and “The State Normal and Industrial College....
    • [Foust loving cup]

    • 1919
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • An honorary silver trophy presented to Julius Foust, who served as the second president of the college from 1906 to 1934. Inscription reads,"Presented to Dr. J.I. Foust by the Training Department and others of the Federal Board for Vocational...
    • [President's office key]

    • 1900
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Large metal key. Key No. 2 to the President's Office, written on a label along with key.
    • [William Jennings Bryan campaign pin]

    • 1898
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Brown-tinted campaign badge. Reads,"For President, Wm. J. Bryan." Bryan is pictured on the front. McIver was a long-time friend of Bryan, and attended many of his political campaign events.
    • [Death mask of Charles Duncan McIver]

    • 1906-09-17
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Made by Wells L. Brewer. A death mask of the founder and first president of the State Normal and Industrial School (now The University of North Carolina at Greensboro), Dr. Charles Duncan McIver. Made after McIvers death in such a manner that...
    • [Aletheian Society pin]

    • 1927
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • 'Shield' shaped pin with black onyx center stone. Letter A, symbolic sword, and eye of God in gold, surrounded by small pearls make up the front of the pin. Rubies that would normal have been on the sword hilt are missing. During the early days of...
    • [Sweet Dish]

    • 1919
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Long sweet dish, painted with a depiction of Main (Foust) Building and a caption reading,"North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College. Greensboro, North Carolina." Stamp on the back reads, Made in Dresden, Germany especially for Bernau &...
    • [Charles McIver's eyeglasses]

    • 1900
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Silver rim nose glasses with ring in rim for chain or ribbon. Owned by C.D. McIver.
    • [Lady Manager badge]

    • 1907
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • Reads,"Lady Manager. North Carolina Commissioners. 1607-1907." N.C. state seal on the badge. From the Jamestown Exposition, and presumably the property of Lula Martin McIver.
    • [Red Point tokens]

    • 1943
    • UA100 Artifact Collection
    • 4 pieces. Issued by the U.S. Office of Price Administration. Red Point tokens were used during World War II for the purchase of rationed food.

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