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Correspondence

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

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

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

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

RIT Alumni Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0040
Overview Materials related to the Rochester Institute of Technology's (RIT) Alumni Association and its operations. The collection includes a variety of administrative and financial documents including meeting minutes, committee reports, governance materials, and financial statements, along with publications, surveys, photographs, and other miscellaneous items. Also included are several alumni novelty items such as lapel pins and ribbons.
Dates: 1913-2007; Majority of material found within 1913 - 1979

RIT Housing records

 Collection — Box-folder 1-7, Box-Folder: 8-18
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 Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0704
Overview The Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute records contain both historical and administrative records, as well as ephemeral materials.
Dates: 1885-1980

Wiltsie and Field families collection

 Collection — Box 1-2
Identifier: RITArc-0019
Overview Collection of materials related to the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute and the Rochester Institute of Technology from 1852-1967. Materials belonged to the Wiltsie and Field families and include correspondence, annual reports, lectures, brochures, programs, clippings, event invitations, and development documents. The collection also includes information on the Wiltsie Watercolor Prize (1892-1943). Charles H. Wiltsie served as a trustee of the Institute from 1892-1914. His daughter...
Dates: 1852, 1892-1967

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

World War II activities collection

 Collection — Folder 1-5
Identifier: RITArc-0009
Overview Documents related to the activities of the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute during World War II. The collection consists mostly of correspondence, memoranda, and articles, but also includes information on an employee war savings bond program and lists of individuals connected to the Institute that were killed during the war. Additionally, the collection contains information on the U.S. Veterans Administration's Advisement Center (located on campus), clippings on Carl LoDolce's...
Dates: 1941-1985; Majority of material found within 1941 - 1947