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Rochester Institute of Technology -- History

 Organization

Found in 34 Collections and/or Records:

Blazing New Trails printing plates

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0340
Overview Collection contains six printing plates of illustrations for the book Blazing New Trails: The Biography of a Pioneer in Education (1937) by George Wilson Hoke. The book traces the institutional history of the Rochester Institute of Technology.
Dates: 1937

Bob Conge drawings

 Collection — Drawer: 1
Identifier: RITArt-0018
Overview Collection consists of a set of 9 drawings of RIT Henrietta campus construction vehicles by RIT Professor Bob Conge.
Dates: 1966

Bruce Austin research on Frans Wildenhain

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0467
Overview The Bruce Austin research papers contain interview notes and research material used in the creation of "Frans Wildenhain, 1950-75: Creative and Commercial American Ceramics at Mid-Century".
Dates: 2010-2012

Collection of RIT Alumni ephemera

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0567
Overview Materials donated to RIT from alumni. The collection includes various RIT related objects donated to the RIT Archives from RIT Alumni.
Dates: 1953-2015

Dane Gordon papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0241
Overview The Dane Gordon papers contain interview notes, typewritten manuscripts, galley proofs, and research material used in the creation of Gordon's book, Rochester Institute of Technology: Industrial Development and Educational Innovation in an American City.
Dates: circa 1978-2005

Franklin Institute of Rochester collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0030
Overview Documents related to the Franklin Institute in Rochester, N.Y. The Institute existed from 1826-1833 and was an early predecessor of the Rochester Institute of Technology. The collection includes newspaper excerpts and a membership list.
Dates: 1826-1831

George M. Cochran digital moving image collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0671
Overview The George M. Cochran digital moving image collection consists of several films and business cards from Cochran's film and marketing companies. Cochran was a student at RIT in the School of Photographic Arts and Sciences in the early 1960's. The films are housed on optical discs (CD-ROM/DVD).
Dates: 1960-2014; Majority of material found within 2006 - 2014

Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection guestbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0361
Overview Guestbook for an unknown RIT event, most likely related to the Melbert B Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection.
Dates: circa 1985

Operation Hi Ball collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0553
Overview The Operation Hi Ball collection consists of the original 16mm footage of the event, as well as a DVD copy of the film, a slideshow set to music and still photos from the event conducted by RIT photography faculty and students in 1962.
Dates: 1962

Ralph L. Hoag collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITDSA-0023
Overview Photos, correspondence, and publications of Ralph L. Hoag. Hoag served as Executive Secretary to the National Advisory Board that established the National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) at Rochester Institute of Technology.
Dates: 1965-1989