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Rochester Institute of Technology -- Buildings

 Organization

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

50 West Main Street building records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0387
Overview The collection includes documents related to the history of use of the building located at 50 West Main Street in Rochester, NY. Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) owned the building between 1962 and the 1990's. The building was called the Metropolitan Center and the City Center by RIT, and was previously known as the Duffy-McInnerney Department Store and the Duffy-Powers building. Documents include correspondence, architectural sketches, clippings, 1995 task force meeting presentation,...
Dates: 1916, 1939, 1959-1964, 1966, 1969, 1970-1977, 1980-1984, 1995; Majority of material found within 1959 - 1962

Nathaniel Rochester Hall collection

 Collection — Folder: 1-6
Identifier: RITArc-0192
Overview Progress reports, conversions costs, clippings, regulations, and brochures relating to men's dormitory Nathaniel Rochester Hall on the downtown RIT campus. The residence hall was converted from the former Manger Rochester Hotel.
Dates: 1907, 1951-1969; Majority of material found within 1956 - 1962

Nathaniel Rochester Hall sign

 Item — Object: n/a
Identifier: RITArc-0674
Overview Red and silver wood and metal sign with the words "RIT Nathaniel Rochester Hall."
Dates: circa 1959-1968

Paul Hauler collection of CIMS construction photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0465
Overview The Paul Hauler collection of the Center for Integrated Manufacturing Studies (CIMS) construction photographs consists of 101 photographs documenting various stages of construction of CIMS over a period of several years and some related news clippings.
Dates: 1992-1997

Renovation of Residence Halls presentation summary

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0194
Overview Contains a design presentation summary of the renovation of residence halls on the RIT Henrietta campus.
Dates: 1996

RIT College Alumni Union collection

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0059
Overview Materials related to the construction of the College Alumni Union, as well as its use and activities. The facility was built as part of the Rochester Institute of Technology's new campus in 1968 and is now known as the Student Alumni Union. The collection includes publications such as brochures, correspondence, planning documents, printed policies, concert fliers, and clippings. There is also a dedication ceremony guest book and a scrapbook in the collection.
Dates: 1967-1985

RIT Downtown Campus records

 Collection
Identifier: RITArc-0485
Overview Collection contains historical information on the downtown campus of the Rochester Institute of Technology. The campus was located within the heart of downtown Rochester from the time of the establishment of Mechanics Institute in 1885 until the move to the Henrietta campus in 1968. This collection includes clippings and various records, such as renovation plans, maps, and correspondence.
Dates: 1915-2001

RIT Henrietta Campus buildings What's in a Name records

 Collection — Box-Folder: 1-2
Identifier: RITArc-0441
Overview The collection contains information about the names of buildings and streets on RIT’s Henrietta Campus. There is also information from original sources with background on the individuals.
Dates: circa 1964-1999

RIT Henrietta Campus Dedication bricks

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: RITArc-0321
Overview Miniature and souvenir bricks created for the RIT Henrietta campus dedication. RIT moved from downtown Rochester to Henrietta in 1968. Additional bricks mark dedications for post-1968 buildings, and one from the original Rochester campus.
Dates: 1968-2004

RIT Henrietta Campus Dedication records and plaque

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0523
Overview Materials related to the planning and dedication of Rochester Institute of Technology’s new campus in Henrietta, N.Y. The dedication of the new campus occurred October 18-20, 1968. The collection includes advertising and press releases for the dedication, planning of the weekend events, convocation, convocation luncheon, trustee’s dinner and time capsule. Samples of invitations, event programs, folders, brochures, audiotapes and newspaper supplements are also included. In addition, the...
Dates: 1961-1968