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RIT collection of United States Presidential papers

 Collection — Box: 1-3
Identifier: RITArc-0458

Scope and Contents

The RIT collection of United States Presidential papers is a group of documents signed by three United States Presidents: William Jefferson (Bill) Clinton, George W. Bush, and Barack Obama. The documents include a letter from the White House congratulating Rochester Institute of Technology on 100 years of cooperative education and experiential learning signed by Barack Obama, dated October 31, 2012; a 6"x9" booklet of "Selected Remarks by William Jefferson Clinton 2002" signed by Clinton; and a letter dated July 28, 2005 from George W. Bush to the Honorable Bruce R. James, retired Public Printer of the United States United States Government Printing Office and a former RIT Board of Trustee member.

The collection was assembled by Debbie Stendardi, Vice President for Government and Community Relations at RIT.

Dates

  • 2005-2012

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Historical Information: Wiedman collection of Presidential signatures

A collection of United States Presidential signatures titled the Frederick Wiedman Jr. collection of Presidential papers was donated to RIT. The Frederick Wiedman Jr. Collection of Presidential papers is a fascinating group of documents with the signature of 39 United States presidents. It provides a glimpse into the lives of the individuals who have held the most important office in the nation from George Washington to Ronald Reagan. The RIT collection of Presidential papers adds signed materials from U.S. Presidents who took office after Mr. Wiedman's original gift.

These three documents were procured by the efforts of Debbie Stendardi, Vice President for Government and Community Relations at RIT.

Extent

3 Item(s) (Housed with boxes of Frederick Wiedman collection of Presidential Papers)

Language

English

Overview

Additional signatures related to the Frederick Wiedman Jr. collection of Presidential papers. The collection contains a booklet signed by Bill Clinton, and letters addressed to RIT signed by Barack Obama and George W. Bush.

Arrangement

Materials are arranged chronologically and grouped by size.

Physical Location

C.S. North, Shelf 2

Other Finding Aids

In addition to this finding aid, an inventory is available below. For more information, please contact the RIT Archive Collections.

RIT collection of Presidential Papers

Related Materials

Frederick Wiedman collection of Presidential Papers

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Lisa Witt in April 2013.
Title
RIT collection of United States Presidential papers
Subtitle
RIT Archives
Status
Published
Author
Lisa Witt
Date
24 April 2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Undetermined
Script of description
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Contact:
Rochester NY 14623 USA
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