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Box 106 [F09.201.01.01]

 Container

Contains 7 Collections and/or Records:

Academic stoles, miscellaneous attire and accessories

 File — Box: 106 [F09.201.01.01]
Scope and Contents Includes black silk(?) clip-on bowtie; 2 black cummerbunds; square black academic graduation cap w/ tassel (mortarboard); 1 green wool scarf (moth eaten); 1 blue, yellow and black graduation stole; 1 dark green and white graduation stole; 1 black, red, white graduation hood, 1 black leather wallet monogramed inside with Golden's name; large pocket watch with chain & fob (Plastic and metal, V.I.P. and Florn on watchface with "Made in England", case made in Germany, monogramed: "Harry Golden...
Dates: 1944 - 1987; 1950 - 1981

Honorary diplomas and awards

 File — Box: 106 [F09.201.01.01]
Scope and Contents UNCC "diploma" for honorary Doctor of Humane Letters awarded to Golden, May 1977, in presentation folder; JCSU diploma and case (Golden's name in gold on cover) and commencement program for ceremony when Golden was presented an honorary doctor of Humane Letters; 1979 NC Literature Award Certificate in presentation folder, copies of Golden's remarks, invitation to ceremony, copy of program.
Dates: 1944 - 1987; 1950 - 1981

Military cap

 Item — Box: 106 [F09.201.01.01]
Scope and Contents Military cap presented to Golden in early 1960s when he visited South Korea. "Hour glass" military insignia on cap represents the 7th Infantry Division, and the Polar Bear insignia represents the 31st Infantry Regiments which was formed in the Philippines in 1916 (nicknamed America's Foreign Legion"). It later became part of the 7th Infantry Division. (See Photograph Album--Pak Ai Orphanage, Korea) Golden was made an honorary member of each division in Korea, and he traveled under orders...
Dates: 1944 - 1987; 1950 - 1981

TKE pledge paddle , 1967 - 1967

 Item — Box: 106 [F09.201.01.01]
Scope and Contents Pledges' names on one side, Harry Golden TKE 102 on the reverse
Dates: 1967 - 1967

Yarmulke

 Item — Box: 106 [F09.201.01.01]
Scope and Contents Blue velvet yarmulke or kippah trimmed in gold w/ gold button on top, stamped inside, "Wedding reception, Jon & Penni, May 14, 1972"
Dates: 1944 - 1987; 1950 - 1981

Stephen Wise Free Synagogue Men's Club, 1963

 Item — Box: 106 [F09.201.01.01]
Scope and Contents "To Harry Golden, who in written and spoken word, elequently conveys to an ever increasing audience the Judaic ideal of brotherhood and the American ideal of freedom, Men's Club, Stephen Wise Free Synagogue, October 1963"
Dates: 1963