UNO Artifact Collection
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 further arranged or described.
- University of Nebraska at Omaha (Creator, Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
140.86 Cubic Feet (180 boxes; 3 crates; 68 loose objects. (Approximately.) )
Most of these artifacts were received by Criss Library prior to 2014. For many items, accession details are incomplete or absent. The collection as a whole does not share a common provenance. When accession details are known, they are included in the description at the component level.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- UNO Artifact Collection
- Angela Kroeger
- Description rules
- Description based on DACS
- Edition statement
- 17th edition
- 2015-10-22: Added accession 2015-041.
- 2015-11-04: Removed 15.69 cubic feet (41 boxes, 6 folders, 1 volume--folders and volume removed from "loose objects" count) from extents statement, to account for collections which have been given their own finding aids and no longer considered to be part of the UNO Artifact Collection.
- 2015-12-23: Removed 27.36 cubic feet (33 boxes, 2 folders--folders removed from "loose objects" count) from extents statement, to account for another group of collections which have been given their own finding aids and are no longer considered to be part of the UNO Artifact Collection.
- 2016-02-23: Added accession 2016-024 (1 cubic foot, 1 box).
- 2016-02-24: Added accession 2015-063 (0.5 cubic feet, 1 box).
- 2016-03-23: Added accession 2016-036 (0.1 cubic feet, 1 box).
- 2016-04-27: Added accession 2016-047 (0.1 cubic feet, 1 box).
- 2016-05-31: Added accession 2016-055 (1 cubic ft, 1 box, 5 loose items)
- 2016-06-15: Added artifacts from accession 2016-056 (0.4 cubic ft., 3 loose items)
- 2016-12-21: Added artifacts from accession 2016-117 (0.01 cubic ft., 3 loose items)
- 2017-02-01: Added artifacts from accessions 2017-001 and 2017-007 (1.4 cubic ft., 2 boxes)
- 2017-10-27: Added accession 2017-044 (0.01 cubic ft., 1 box)
- 2017-11-20: Added accession 2017-047 (0.5 cubic ft., 1 box), added under series Flags, Banners, and Signs.
- 2017-12-22: Added accessions 2017-057 and 2017-062 (in same box), both under series Collections of Mixed Materials.
- 2018-04-11: Added accession 2018-013 (0.1 cubic ft., 1 box), under series Apparel, subseries Jewelry.
- 2018-05-08: Added accession 2018-013 (0.2 cubic ft., 1 box), under series Apparel, Hats and Headwear
- 2018-05-22: Added accession 2018-017 (0.4 cubic ft., 1 box), under Events, Opening Faculty Supper.
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