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Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute

 Organization

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Clifford M. Ulp scrapbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0136
Overview Scrapbooks related to Clifford M. Ulp and the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute (renamed the Rochester Institute of Technology in 1944). Ulp served as a faculty member and then the director of the Institute's art and design program from 1921 to 1952. The scrapbooks contain clippings and various pieces of ephemera such as event programs and invitations.
Dates: 1901-1931

Early Institute miscellaneous records

 Collection — Folder: 1-4
Identifier: RITArc-0396
Overview The collection contains Board meeting announcements and invitations, and other documents ranging from 1847-1894 for the Rochester Athenaeum, Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Association, Mechanics Institute, and the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute. Many of the documents are addressed to George S. Riley.
Dates: 1847-1894

Emily A. Clements course manuals

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0225
Overview Emily A. Clements course manuals consist of four volumes. Each contains typewritten lecture notes, artwork images, and assignments for a History of Painting and Sculpture class at the Rochester Atheneum and Mechanics Institute.
Dates: 1929

Ezra R. Andrews papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0021
Overview Papers of Ezra Andrews, president of the Board of Directors for the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute from 1891-1899. The collection includes administrative and financial documents related to the Institute, as well as correspondence, ephemera, and clippings. The collection also contains materials related to Andrews work with several charities, specifically the Rochester Orphan Asylum.
Dates: 1883-1919

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

RIT academic calendars

 Collection — Folder: 1-2
Identifier: RITArc-0398
Overview Assorted calendars outlining courses, schedules and information regarding classes. The calendars range from 1930-1995.
Dates: 1930-1995; Majority of material found within 1951 - 1995

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

Stanley H. Witmeyer scrapbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0003
Overview Four scrapbooks containing materials related to Stanley H. Witmeyer and the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). Witmeyer was a former Dean of the College of Fine and Applied Arts at RIT. The scrapbook contains information on Witmeyer and the Institute's history
Dates: 1906-1973