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Peary, standing on the top of a globe hemisphere, in turn supported by a square plinth. Most likely the object was a place-setting souvenir for a Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity banquet in Peary's honor. Peary is holding a flag and flanked by animals. Peary's route from New York to the North Pole is outlined in red paint. The plinth has legends on all 4 sides: front: "D.K.E."; left: "Hotel Astor"; right: ""Peary" dinner"; back: "Dec. 18. 1909"", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "3 x 3 x 6 in. (8 x 8 x 15 cm)", "Disp_Height" : "3 in.", "Disp_Width" : "3 in.", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "plaster", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "plaster", "Info_Page_Comm" : "Made for the fraternity Delta Kappa Epsilon (DKE), this plaster figurine honors Robert E. Peary, shown standing on the top of a globe hemisphere. A dinner honoring Peary—a member of DKE while at Bowdoin— took place on Dec. 18, 1909. ", "Dedication" : "Gift of Mrs. John Kerr", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "souvenir", "Creation_Place2" : "United States", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/1992.12.1_back_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/1992.12.1_back_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/1992.12.1_back_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/1992.12.1_back_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "0", "_SurrogateID" : "42721", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/1992.12.1_side1_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/1992.12.1_side1_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/1992.12.1_side1_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/1992.12.1_side1_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "0", "_SurrogateID" : "42722", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/1992.12.1_side2_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/1992.12.1_side2_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/1992.12.1_side2_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/1992.12.1_side2_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "42723", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 4977, "URL" : "http://embark.colby.edu/Obj4977", "Disp_Access_No" : "1992.26.1", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "0", "_Disp_End_Date" : "0", "Disp_Title" : "North Pole Tobacco tin, explorer with U.S. flag, polar bear.", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "6 x 4 x 6 in. (15 x 10 x 15 cm)", "Disp_Height" : "6 in.", "Disp_Width" : "4 in.", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "tin", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "tin", "Info_Page_Comm" : "", "Dedication" : "", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "smoking item", "Creation_Place2" : "United States", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/1992.26.1_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/1992.26.1_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/1992.26.1_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/1992.26.1_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "42724", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 7525, "URL" : "http://embark.colby.edu/Obj7525", "Disp_Access_No" : "1996.12.2", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "1850-1860", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1850", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1860", "Disp_Title" : "Daguerreotype portrait of Charles Nutter Peary and Mary W. Peary", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "3 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 1/4 in. (8 x 10 x 1 cm)", "Disp_Height" : "3 1/8 in.", "Disp_Width" : "3 3/4 in.", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "photograph", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "photograph", "Info_Page_Comm" : "This daguerrotype portrait in a leather case with brass mat and gilt frame is believed to show Robert E. Peary's parents, Charles Nutter Peary and Mary Webster Wiley Peary, who married about 1854. It was identified as "Grandmother and Grandfather Peary," probably by Robert's daughter Marie Peary. 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Peary at the age of 3, when his family lived in Pennsylvania, this ambrotype portrait is labeled "Bertie, aet. 3 years" ", "Dedication" : "museum purchase", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "image", "Creation_Place2" : "United States", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/1996.12.5_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/1996.12.5_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/1996.12.5_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/1996.12.5_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "42730", "Image_Type" : "main", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 22276, "URL" : "http://embark.colby.edu/Obj22276", "Disp_Access_No" : "2000.4.1", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "ca. 1890", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1885", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1895", "Disp_Title" : "Graphophone used by Robert E. Peary", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "13 3/4 x 16 1/2 x 10 in. (35 x 42 x 25 cm)", "Disp_Height" : "13 3/4 in.", "Disp_Width" : "16 1/2 in.", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "wood", "Support" : "metal", "Disp_Medium" : "wood on metal", "Info_Page_Comm" : "A graphophone, or cylinder phonograph, recorded and played back sounds on wax cylinders. Robert Peary used this wood and metal graphophone to make the earliest recordings of stories and songs of the Inughuit in the 1890s. Sadly, the wax cylinder recordings are lost. ", "Dedication" : "Gift of the Estate of William R. Bryant, Class of 1973", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "audio / visual equipment", "Creation_Place2" : "United States", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/2000.4.1_inside_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/2000.4.1_inside_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/2000.4.1_inside_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/2000.4.1_inside_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "0", "_SurrogateID" : "42733", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/2000.4.1_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/2000.4.1_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/2000.4.1_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/2000.4.1_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "42734", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 30653, "URL" : "http://embark.colby.edu/Obj30653", "Disp_Access_No" : "AML4.1973", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "ca. 1875", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1870", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1880", "Disp_Title" : "Robert Peary's fraternity pin from Delta Kappa Epsilon, Bowdoin College", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "1 1/8 x 3/4 x 1/4 in. (3 x 2 x 1 cm)", "Disp_Height" : "1 1/8 in.", "Disp_Width" : "3/4 in.", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "", "Info_Page_Comm" : "Robert E. Peary was a member of the Delta Kappa Epsilon (DKE) while at Bowdoin College. His 1870s fraternity pin is enamel on metal with seed pearls. 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