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Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute

 Organization

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Diploma and Certificate collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0039
Overview Diplomas and certificates that were issued by the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) or its predecessors. The collection includes course completion certificates, college diplomas, merit and service awards, and membership certificates. Many of these items are blank copies. There are also several diplomas from other institutions that were awarded to prominent members of the RIT community.
Dates: 1886-1999

RIT Housing records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0408
Overview This collection includes records such as correspondence, promotions, clippings and reports related to the history of student housing at RIT, both on the downtown campus and at the Henrietta campus.
Dates: 1890, circa 1920, 1945-2012; Majority of material found within 1960 - 2012

Rochester Institute of Technology annual reports

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0090
Overview Annual reports for the Rochester Institute of Technology (previously the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute) and its predecessor, the Mechanics Institute. The collection includes annual reports submitted by the university president, as well as reports from individual departments. Also included are supporting materials submitted with the departmental reports.
Dates: 1858-2007

World War I activities collection

 Collection — Folder: 1-2
Identifier: RITArc-0008
Overview Documents related to the activities of the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute during World War I. The collection contains a report on the Mechanics Institute's Student Army Training Corp and a list of individuals connected to the Mechanics Institute that were killed during the war. Additionally, the collection contains correspondence between the Mechanics Institute and the Rochester city historian regarding the Institute's role in wartime activities.
Dates: 1919-1922