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Monday - Friday:
9 am - 4:30 pm

Other times by appointment

Location

The Special Collections is located on the east side of the Library at the front of the 3rd floor.

Contact Information

Patricia W. & J. Douglas Perry Library
Norfolk, Virginia 23529-0256
telephone (757) 683-4483
fax (757) 683-5954

 

The Presidential Artifacts Collection

COLLECTION NUMBER

RG 2-1E

CONTAINER LISTING

Box 1

Artifacts Given to ODU by their Sister Universities

  • Azalea Festival 50th Anniversary Pin (Gift to President Runte)
  • Banner 1: Uniwersytet Slaski W Katowicach with pin
  • Banner 2: Uniwersytet Slaski W Katowicach
  • Banner 3: Nittaidai (Gift from Yujiro Fujimoto, received October 24, 1980)
  • Banner Stand for Banner 3
  • Crystal Glass Cheshire County Council March 31, 1974
  • Medal 1: Uniwersytet Slaski W Katowicach
  • Medal 2: Wilhelmshaven
  • Medal 3: Warsaw Agricultural Univeristy (Gift from President Henryk A. Jasiorowski)
  • Medal 4: Wrocyaw Politechenika
  • Medal 5: Gift from visiting dignitaries of our sister city, Kita Kyushu (Gift to President Rollins, received June 28, 1985)
  • Pin from Nittaidai
  • Plate stand
  • Silver Cups and Wood Case

Box 2

Artifacts Given to President Runte

  • College of William & Mary in Norfolk Silver Anniversary Playing Cards
  • Notarial Seals The Norfolk College of William and Mary
  • Plate 1: from General Sinnate from the Moroccan Commission of Military History (Received August 20, 2002)
  • Proclamation from General Sinnate from the Moroccan Commission of Military History
  • Stamp WM&Mary V.P.I. Norfolk Division

On Display in Reading Room of Special Collections

  • Drinking Cups from India
  • Gift from General Sinnate from the Moroccan Commission of Military History
  • Plate 2: From a Peruvian delegation that visited ODU September 2004

 

 

Revised: 8/27/2013