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Literature -- Societies, etc. -- New York (State) -- Rochester

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Franklin Institute of Rochester collection

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: RITArc-0030
Overview Documents related to the Franklin Institute in Rochester, N.Y. The Institute existed from 1826-1833 and was an early predecessor of the Rochester Institute of Technology. The collection includes newspaper excerpts and a membership list.
Dates: 1826-1831

Rochester Athenaeum collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0028
Overview Materials related to the Rochester Athenaeum and its operations. The Athenaeum was founded in 1829 as an educational institute and is an early predecessor of the Rochester Institute of Technology. The collection contains excerpts from local newspapers, charter documents for the organization, member lists, a copy of Charles Perkins's address to the Athenaeum, and information on Reynolds Arcade. Also included is a subscription book for the organization.
Dates: 1829-1980