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Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute

 Organization

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Blanche A. Phillips and Dorothy J. Walls collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0169
Overview Materials belonging to Blanche A. Phillips and Dorothy J. Walls. Both women graduated from the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute (renamed Rochester Institute of Technology in 1944). The collection includes textile cards, pamphlets, and other published material.
Dates: 1915-1931

Laura Funnell McQuillan collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0051
Overview Collection of items related to Laura Funnell McQuillan, a graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology's (RIT) retailing program. The collection includes two photographs of McQuillan, receipts from the school, and several other items related to McQuillan's time at the university.
Dates: 1938-1941

Marie K. Fennell Ramikin scrapbook

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0200
Overview 1916 edition of the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute yearbook, the Ramikin, as kept by home economics student Marie K. Fennell. Includes clippings regarding Institute history and alumna.
Dates: 1916-1968; Majority of material found in 1916 - 1916

RAMI Domestic Science Department apron, cooking cap, and bag

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0255
Overview Three items from the Department of Domestic Science and Art at the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute: 1 apron, 1 cooking hat, and 1 drawstring bag.
Dates: circa 1905-1920

RAMI Domestic Science Department records

 Collection — Box: 1-18 folders
Identifier: RITArc-0381
Overview The collection includes various documents, clippings, publications, financial records, enrollment records and board meeting information related to the Domestic Science Department at RIT. The collection spans from 1893-1989.
Dates: 1893-1989; Majority of material found within 1893 - 1945

Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute lantern slides

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0242
Overview Collection of lantern slides regarding the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute, a precursor to Rochester Institute of Technology. Most images depict students in various departments and administrative documents.
Dates: circa 1905-1933