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 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Honors conferred or bestowed, usually including a document or token indicating or symbolizing the award, or remuneration.

Found in 51 Collections and/or Records:

Alumni Association Plaques, circa 1949-1968

 File — Box Awards [18]
Scope and Contents Three wooden plaques from the Alumni Association listing honorees.

A.N.G.L.E. Award to New Voice of Nebraska 1997, November 15, 1997

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_016
Scope and Contents Photograph of an award given to New Voice of Nebraska by A.N.G.L.E., Inc. The plaque is rectangular in shape and made of wood with a black face framed in gold with gold type. Minor scratches on front. Produced by Center Trophy in Omaha, NE.

Award reads, "Special Recognition presented to New Voice of Nebraska for Community Service and Contributions to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Community. Presented by A.N.G.L.E., Incorporated. Achieving New Gay, Lesbian, Bi and ...

A.N.G.L.E., Inc. Award to Pat Phalen, 1993, June 4, 1993

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_015
Scope and Contents Photograph of an award given to Pat Phalen in 1993 by A.N.G.L.E., Inc. The award is rectangular wood with a black plaque framed in gold with gold type. Item was produced by Center Trophy in Omaha, NE.

Award reads, "A.N.G.L.E, Inc. Presents Special Recognition to Pat Phalen - For Community Service to the Gay, Lesbian, and Bi Community - June 4, 1993."

Awards and Plaques of President Milo Bail, circa 1948-1966

 File — Box Awards [4]
Scope and Contents Various plaques and awards given to University of Omaha president Milo Bail.

Chancellor's Medals, circa 2000

 File — Box Awards [3]
Scope and Contents Four Chancellor's medals, along with four ribbons which would have been attached to the medals for wearing around the neck. The ribbons are not presently attached to the medals. The four medals are identical to one another. They would have been presented by the chancellor to a faculty or staff member in recognition of an outstanding contribution to UNO. The medals in the collection are unawarded specimens.

Commemoration of the Retirement of Milo Bail Plaque, circa 1965

 Item — Box Awards [5]
Scope and Contents The retirement ceremony of University of Omaha President Milo Bail is commemorated in this plaque that includes the remarks of then-Major DeReef Greene representing the Pen and Sword, which stressed the importance of education in the military and thanked Dr. Bail "for allowing bootstrappers to study at OU."

Community Service Award to Pat Phalen, circa 1988

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_005
Scope and Contents Photograph of an award given to Pat Phalen by the Imperial Court of Nebraska (ICON) for community service. The plaque is in the shape of Nebraska and made of wood with a silver face and black type.

Award Reads, "Imperial Court of Nebraska Community Service Award Presented to Pat Phalen - Coronation VIII."

Community Service Award to Terry Sweeney, circa 1988

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_006
Scope and Contents Photograph of an award given to Terry Sweeney by the Imperial Court of Nebraska (ICON) for community service. The plaque is in the shape of Nebraska made of wood with a silver face and black type.

Award Reads: "Imperial Court of Nebraska Community Service Award Presented to Terry Sweeney - Coronation VIII."

Coronation Program Calligraphy Ad, circa 1987

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_023
Scope and Contents Photograph of a framed calligraphy ad commissioned by Terry Sweeney and Pat Phalen. Created for the ICON coronation VI program. Calligraphy by Jonathan Schneider. Item has a white base with black calligraphy, a pink matte, and a gold frame. There is a small, red “25” label in the bottom left hand corner that remains from a Gay Pride Art exhibit where the calligraphy was exhibited. Ad reads “Congratulations Emperor & Empress V on your roaring year! & CHEERS to the new monarch - from ...

Criss Library Distinguished Service Award Plaques, 1987-2013

 File — Box Awards [19]
Scope and Contents The plaques recognizing the UNO library Distinguished Service Awards for permanent employees and student workers, awarded annually by the Library Friends. This style of plaque was replaced in 2013.

Del Weber Awards and Honors Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0084
Scope and Contents

The Del Weber Awards and Honors Collection contains various awards and honors bestowed upon Delbert D. Weber during his time as Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha, 1977-1997. The collection includes framed awards, certificates, photographs, artwork, and political cartoons; certificates in padded folders; wall plaques; desk plaques; medals and medallions; t-shirts, ball cap, Japanese cloth, Japanese paddles, and other artifacts; and an audio cassette recording of Del Weber's ...

EAGLE Award 1990, March 24, 1990

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_014
Scope and Contents Photograph of an award given to Terry Sweeney by EAGLE (Employee Association for Gays & Lesbians). The plaque is rectangular in shape with a wood back, silver frame, and pink face with white type. Item has various scratches on front side and was produced by Regal Awards in Omaha, NE.

Award reads, "EAGLE - Employee Association for Gays & Lesbians - A USWest Research Group - Presents Terry Sweeney The 1990 EAGLE Regional Award of Merit - Presented in recognition and ...

EAGLE Award to Pat Phalen, 1992, May 15, 1992

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_013
Scope and Contents Photograph of an award given to Pat Phalen by EAGLE (Employee Association for Gays & Lesbians). The plaque is rectangular in shape with a wooden back, silver frame, and a pink face with white type. Produced by Regal Award in Omaha, NE.

Award reads, "EAGLE - Employee Association for Gays & Lesbians - A USWest Resource Group - Presents Pat Phalen The 1992 EAGLE Regional Award of Merit. Presented in recognition and appreciation of your outstanding contributions to EAGLE's goals ...

EAGLE Regional Award of Merit to Terry Sweeney, 1996, May 17, 1996

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_012
Scope and Contents Photograph of an award given to Terry Sweeney by EAGLE (Employee Association for Gays & Lesbians). The plaque is rectangular in shape and made of wood with a pink face and white type. Item has some scratches on front side.

Award reads, "EAGLE - Employee Association for Gays & Lesbians - A USWest Resource Group - Presents Terry Sweeney The 1996 EAGLE Regional Award of Merit - Presented in recognition and appreciation of your outstanding contributions to EAGLE's goals and ...

EAGLE Stonewall Award, 1995

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_025
Scope and Contents

Employee Association For Gays and Lesbians award given to Terry Sweeney and Pat Phalen. (The New Voice of Nebraska, Vol. June 1995, Page 25: http://queeromahaarchives.omeka.net/items/show/1689)

The award is a bronzed eagle mounted upon a wood pedestal. The pedestal has mounts on three sides each is a black field bordered with a gold edge and gold engraving. The pedestal mounts ...

Emperor to Emperor Award to Pat Phalen, 1997, July 5, 1997

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_017
Scope and Contents Photograph of a plaque presented to Pat Phalen in 1997 by the Imperial Court of Nebraska (ICON). The award is rectangular red and gold with a black face with gold type. There are minor scratches on front side. Item was produced by Center Trophy.

Award reads, "Imperial Court of Nebraska - By Decree of H.M.I.M. Emperor 16, Royal Bush. Emperor to Emperor Award Presented to Pat Phalen. Coronation 17 - July 5, 1997."

Fantasy Award to Pat Phalen and Terry Sweeney, circa 2000

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_009
Scope and Contents Photograph of Fantasy award given to Pat Phalen and Terry Sweeney. The plaque is in the shape of the state of Nebraska and is made of wood with a black face and gold type. Some scratches on reverse side.

Award reads, "Fantasy Award - Pat & Terry - To thank you for your time, dedication, support, and help in making "Fantasy" such a success since its beginning. You are truly appreciated. Dustin & Bob."

Founder's 500 Award, circa 2000

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_003
Scope and Contents Photograph of award given to Patrick Phalen and Terry Sweeney by Metropolitan Community Church of Omaha, Nebraska. The award is a clear plastic top with a black base.

Award reads, "Founder's 500 - Vision Architects for Metropolitan Community Churches - "Because of your faith and boldness" -Philemon 1:6-7 - Mr. Patrick Phalen & Mr. Terry Sweeney."

Gateway Awards, 1940-1948

 File — Box Awards [8]
Scope and Contents Awards received by the Gateway student newspaper from the Associated Collegiate Press division of the National Scholastic Press Association.

Gender Issues Plaque to Pat Phalen, 1989, January 20, 1989

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_020
Scope and Contents Photograph of a plaque given to Pat Phalen in 1989. The award is wooden with black front and silver type. The plaque was produced by Regal Awards in Omaha, Nebraska.

The text on the plaque reads, "We Succeed Through People - Presented to Patrick Phalen - Gender Issues In The Work Place - January, 20, 1989." There are seven stick figure people holding hands at the top of the plaque.

Hagel Archives, Artifacts, 1967 - 2016

 Series — Item 1000+
Scope and Contents The Artifacts series contains hundreds of framed items and objects collected by Chuck Hagel between 1967 and 2016 as Deputer Administrator at the Veterans Administration, U.S. Senator, U.S. Secretary of Defense, and in his years outside of public service.

Each artifact is described individually. Artifacts include awards in the form of statues, plaques, framed ...

Hollie Bethel Collection

 Collection — Box All
Identifier: UNO-0041
Scope and Contents

The Hollie Bethel Papers includes materials related to Dr. Hollie Bethel's life in education. She served as a professor of Teacher Education at the University of Nebraska at Omaha from about 1953 until 1977. The collection includes two photo albums which cover her life from the age of four weeks to the last years of her life (1913-1998); loose photographs; a file of newspaper clippings; her doctoral degree, final examination, and graduation program; award certificates and plaques; a book on ...

Honorary Doctor of Law awarded to William H. Thompson by the Municipal University of Omaha, June 6, 1960

 Item — Box Awards [6]
Scope and Contents The UNO Artifact Collection includes objects related to the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha, from circa 1908 to the present.

The collection includes a diverse array of OU and UNO branded items, t-shirts, hats, sweaters, blankets, scrapbooks, proclamations, trophies, award plaques, flags, pennants, pins, pens, seat cushions, coffee mugs, toys, ephemera, memorabilia, and other objects.

The bulk of this collection has not yet been ...

Imperial Court of Nebraska Thank You Plaque, 1990, June 9, 1990

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_004
Scope and Contents Photograph of an award from the Imperial Court of Nebraska (ICON). Award is wood with silver face and black type.

Award reads, "Thank you for your service & dedication to the Gay/Lesbian Community. Emperor IX - Joe Reed, Empress IX - Felice Whitney, Athena II - Carla Petersen. June 9, 1990." Created by Wessco Graphics Omaha.

Mary E. Williamson Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) Collection

 Collection — Box 1-3
Identifier: MSS-0030
Scope and Contents

The Mary E. Williamson Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) Collection comprises the personal effects of Mary E. Williamson relating to her service as a Women Airforce Service Pilot during World War II (1943-1944). The collection includes photographs, awards, certificates, official documents, forms, correspondence, WASP class books (44-W-10 and 44-W-7), CD-ROMS of ceremonies, a commemorative medal, and needlecraft artwork depicting an aircraft with the phrase "I'd rather be ...

Metropolitan Community Church Plaque to Fredrick Zydek, 2004, January 24, 2004

 Item
Identifier: mss0078_obj_1
Scope and Contents Photograph of a plaque awarded to Fredrick Zydek by Metropolitan Community Church of Omaha in 2004. Award is black with a green marble plaque face with gold type. Item was produced by Center Trophy in Omaha. The plaque reads: "MCC - Metropolitan Community Church of Omaha. Mr. Fred Zydeck - On this twenty-fourth day of January in the year two thousand and four - Metropolitan Community Church of Omaha - With thanks and gratitude recognizes your prophetic bravery and dedication as the founding ...

Nebraska Pluralism Council Award to Pat Phalen, 1989, January 23, 1989

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_008
Scope and Contents Photograph of an award of appreciation given to Pat Phalen by the Nebraska Pluralism Council. Plaque is in the shape of the state of Nebraska and made of wood with a white face and silver type.

Award reads, "The Nebraska Pluralism Council - Recognizes Patrick Phalen - For Outstanding Commitment to the Vision - January 23, 1989." In the upper left corner it reads, "We succeed through people."

Nebraska Pluralism Council Award to Terry Sweeney, 1989, December 7, 1989

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_007
Scope and Contents Photograph of an award of appreciation given to Terry Sweeney by the Nebraska Pluralism Council. Plaque is in the shape of the state of Nebraska and made of wood with a white face and silver type.

Award reads, "The Nebraska Pluralism Council - In Appreciation to Terry Sweeney - For Outstanding Commitment to the Vision - December 7, 1989." In the upper left corner it reads, "We succeed through people."

Nora Hillyer Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0156
Content Description Collection includes a variety of awards and certificates gathered by Nora Hillyer; Proceedings of the 2008 Library Assessment Conference in Seattle (2008); a folder containing RPT (reappointment, promotion, and tenure) materials.

Orville Menard Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0185
Scope and Contents

The Orville Menard collection includes his diplomas from OU and the University of Nebraska, a program from the 1961 commencement ceremony, a photograph from 1954 of three men playing hockey, and a white "Omaha U. / OUampi" t-shirt. University Archives staff added a copies of his obituary from the time of Menard's death in January 2014.



New material added June 8, 2017: There is a wide variety of materials in this collection, including: artifacts from the years ...

Plaque honoring the service of William J. Gerbracht, 1990

 Item — Box Awards [14]
Scope and Contents Plaque honoring the service of William J. Gerbracht to the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Gerbracht was the UNO Registrar and worked for the university from 1952-1990.

Robert M. Spire Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0096
Scope and Contents

The Robert M. Spire Papers comprise a large collection of papers, speeches, programs, writings, reports, articles, manuscripts, treatises, dissertations, correspondence, transcripts, files, poems, sheet music, audio cassettes, VHS video cassettes, photographs, awards, plaques, certificates, news clippings, pamphlets, autographed books, ephemera, and various works by or in possession of Robert M. Spires. The collection covers his entire career, including his years of service on the University ...

Shelton Hendricks Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0238
Content Description This collection includes reprints of a wide variety of Shelton Hendricks scholarly publications, plaques and framed awards, Hendricks M.S. thesis & Ph.D. dissertation, bound dissertations completed by Hendricks students, commencement programs from UNO and Tulane University, and a selection of documents generated during Hendricks student years at Tulane.

Tangerine Bowl Most Valuable Player Award Trophy, 1955

 Item — Object Football [7]
Scope and Contents Most Valuable Player Award trophy awarded to University of Omaha football player Bill Engelhardt at the 1955 Tangerine Bowl.

Tangerine Bowl Trophy, 1955

 Item — Object Football [6]
Scope and Contents The UNO Artifact Collection includes objects related to the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha, from circa 1908 to the present.

The collection includes a diverse array of OU and UNO branded items, t-shirts, hats, sweaters, blankets, scrapbooks, proclamations, trophies, award plaques, flags, pennants, pins, pens, seat cushions, coffee mugs, toys, ephemera, memorabilia, and other objects.

The bulk of this collection has not yet been ...

The New Voice Appreciation Award to Pat Phalen, 1994, March 1994

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_018
Scope and Contents Photograph of a plaque given to Pat Phalen by The New Voice of Nebraska magazine in 1994. Award is rectangular and wooden with a silver plaque and black type.

Award reads: "The New Voice of Nebraska - Presented March 1994 to Pat Phalen - for his many contributions to the Gay and Lesbian Community as shown by his dedication and service to The New Voice of Nebraska since 1987." The New Voice's logo is at the top of the plaque.

The New Voice Appreciation Award to Terry Sweeney, 1994, March 1994

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_019
Scope and Contents Photograph of a plaque given to Terry Sweeney by The New Voice of Nebraska magazine in 1994. Award is rectangular wood with a silver face and black type.

Award reads, "The New Voice of Nebraska - Presented March 1994 to Terry Sweeney - for his many contributions to the Gay and Lesbian Community as shown by his dedication and service to The New Voice of Nebraska since 1987." The plaque includes the New Voice's logo.

The New Voice Award to Pat Phalen, 1998, February 1, 1998

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_011
Scope and Contents Photograph of an award given to Pat Phalen by The New Voice of Nebraska in February 1998. Award is rectangular and made of wood with a gold face and black type. Designed and produced by Graphic Concepts in Omaha, NE. Minor scratches on front side.

Award reads, "February 1998 - The New Voice of Nebraska - Special Recognition Presented to Pat Phalen - For your many contributions to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community as shown by your dedication and service to the New ...

The New Voice Award to Terry Sweeney, 1998, February 1, 1998

 Item
Identifier: MSS0077_obj_010
Scope and Contents Photograph of an award given to Terry Sweeney by The New Voice of Nebraska in February 1998. Award is rectangular and made of wood with a gold face and black type. Designed and produced by Graphic Concepts in Omaha, NE.

Award reads, "February 1998 - The New Voice of Nebraska - Special Recognition Presented to Terry Sweeney - For your many contributions to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community as shown by your dedication and service to the New Voice of Nebraska - ...

Two National Interfraternity Council Awards Runner-Up Plaques Awarded to the University of Omaha, 1955, 1957

 File — Box Awards [15]
Scope and Contents The UNO Artifact Collection includes objects related to the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha, from circa 1908 to the present.

The collection includes a diverse array of OU and UNO branded items, t-shirts, hats, sweaters, blankets, scrapbooks, proclamations, trophies, award plaques, flags, pennants, pins, pens, seat cushions, coffee mugs, toys, ephemera, memorabilia, and other objects.

The bulk of this collection has not yet been ...

UNO Alumni Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0048
Scope and Contents

The UNO Alumni Association Records are the records of the Alumni Association of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha. The collection includes an alumni directory (2007); Alumni Association Board of Directors meeting minutes (paper and microfilm, 1915-1987); financial records (1976-2006); the Board of Directors binder from Alumni Association President Ellen Gast (1972); resource guide; correspondence; drafts; news articles; notes about alumni ...

UNO and Salvation Army, 2006-2007

 File — Box Salvation Army [1]
Scope and Contents Banner, appreciation award, and other material related to UNO's participation in the Salvation Army's 2007 72nd Street Food Fight charity event.

UNO Athletics Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0074
Scope and Contents

The UNO Athletics Collection comprises a large and diverse array of materials related to the various athletics programs at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the Municipal University of Omaha, including scrapbooks, photographs and slides, artifacts and memorabilia, trophies and awards, papers of athletics department faculty and staff, paintings, news and publicity material, blueprints, and audiovisual recordings, from about 1924 to the present. Included are materials ...

UNO Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women Records

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0060
Scope and Contents

The UNO Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women Records comprise the print materials created by or gathered by the University of Nebraska at Omaha Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women. The records cover the period from circa 1971 to the present. Included are annual reports (1974/1975-2008/2009, incomplete), awards luncheon information (1987/1988-2012/2013), budget information (1974/1975-1995/1996), documents relating to issues of concern, constitution/guidelines, ...

UNO Chancellor's Medal of William J. Gerbracht, 1985

 Item — Box Awards [1]
Scope and Contents The UNO Artifact Collection includes objects related to the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha, from circa 1908 to the present.

The collection includes a diverse array of OU and UNO branded items, t-shirts, hats, sweaters, blankets, scrapbooks, proclamations, trophies, award plaques, flags, pennants, pins, pens, seat cushions, coffee mugs, toys, ephemera, memorabilia, and other objects.

The bulk of this collection has not yet been ...

UNO Chancellor's Medallion and Plaque, 1993

 Item — Box Awards [2]
Scope and Contents UNO Chancellor's Medallion and plaque presented to Del Weber in 1993 to mark his 15th year as chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Also included is documentation about the creation of the medallion.

UNO Dance Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0002
Scope and Contents

The materials in the UNO Dance Collection relate to the University of Nebraska at Omaha's dance program, dating from the group's founding as Orchesis in the 1930s, through its replacement by The Moving Company in the 1970s, and to the present. Materials related to the Omaha Modern Dance Collective, a frequent partner of The Moving Company in the 1990s and 2000s, are also included in the collection. The papers include programs, mailers, flyers, posters, correspondence, news clippings, ...

UNO Legendary Women Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UNO-0158
Scope and Contents

Each year, the University of Nebraska at Omaha selects a Legendary Woman, who must have ties to the University of Nebraska at Omaha or its predecessor the University of Omaha, have done something especially noteworthy for the university or the community, and be deceased. The Legendary Woman is revealed at the annual luncheon of the Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women (CCSW).



The UNO Legendary Women Collection includes historical source material, such as papers and ...

UNO Student Government Plaques Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0212
Content Description This collection consists of six 12” x 9” plaques: Outstanding Senator Awards, 1994-95 to 2005-06; Del Weber Student Service Awards, 1996 to 2006-07; Personal Achievement Awards, 1994-95 to 2005-06; Leadership Awards, 1994-95 to 2005-06; Honorary Senator Awards, 2001-02 to 2012-13; Outstanding Committee Award, 1994-95 to 2013-14.

UNO Student Programming Organization Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0119
Scope and Contents

The UNO Student Programming Organization Records consist of materials produced by SPO from about 1997 until about 2005. Included are the Homecoming binders for 2003/2004 and 2004/2005, which contain proposals, promotional material, Gateway newspaper articles, award information, candidate information, prep-work, rules, club information, grievances, photographs, and floppy disks. Also included are binders filled with Gateway newspaper advertisements from 1997 through 2000, and a box containing ...

U.S. Navy Blue Angels Certificate of Appreciation, circa 1969

 Item — Box Angel Flight [5]
Scope and Contents A framed certificate of appreciation presented to the UNO Angel Flight by the U.S. Navy Blue Angels. The certificate is framed and features photos of Blue Angels jets and signatures of pilots.