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College buildings -- New York (State) -- Rochester

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

50 West Main Street building records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RITArc-0387
Overview The collection includes documents related to the history of use of the building located at 50 West Main Street in Rochester, NY. Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) owned the building between 1962 and the 1990's. The building was called the Metropolitan Center and the City Center by RIT, and was previously known as the Duffy-McInnerney Department Store and the Duffy-Powers building. Documents include correspondence, architectural sketches, clippings, 1995 task force meeting presentation,...
Dates: 1916, 1939, 1959-1964, 1966, 1969, 1970-1977, 1980-1984, 1995; Majority of material found within 1959 - 1962

Athletics and Recreation Department collection on Hale-Andrews Student Life Center and RIT Hockey

 Collection
Identifier: RITArc-0692
Overview Collection of materials saved by Greg Moss, Director of Department of Athletics and Recreation at RIT that document the development and construction of the first student life center on campus through photographs, documents, some blueprints and a specification manual. Also included are newsclippings documenting the 2009 men's and women's ice hockey season, and a tiger mascot costume affectionately named "Grandpa Ritchie."
Dates: 1992, 2008-2009

Bevier Memorial Building collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0002
Overview Materials related to the Bevier Memorial Building at the Rochester Institute of Technology. The building was constructed in 1911 using funds given by Susan Bevier. The collection contains invitations to the building's open, postcards and greetings cards depicting the building, and clippings. There is also a report on the building's historical significance.
Dates: 1902-1982

Bill Barley photographs

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: RITArc-0259
Overview Photographs by RIT student Bill Barley of the public announcement to move the RIT campus from downtown Rochester to Henrietta.
Dates: 1961

Claude Bragdon sketches

 Collection
Identifier: RITArt-0050
Overview Two sketches by Rochester architect Claude Bragdon. Bragdon taught at Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute, a precursor to Rochester Institute of Technology, from 1894-1897.
Dates: circa 1890-1910

Construction of RIT's Henrietta Campus records

 Collection — Box 1-5
Identifier: RITArc-0426
Overview Materials related to the planning and construction of the Rochester Institute of Technology's (RIT) campus in Henrietta, N.Y. RIT relocated its campus from the city of Rochester to the suburbs of Henrietta in 1968. The collection includes fundraising records; two copies of the complete history, beginning with the decision to move, that was written by Dow Hamblin, director of planning; correspondence; meeting minutes; financial records; clippings and photographs of buildings in various stages of...
Dates: 1961 - 1979; Majority of material found within 1961 - 1968

Eastman Building collection

 Collection — Box 1-2
Identifier: RITArc-0026
Overview Materials related to the Eastman Building of the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute. The building was constructed in 1900 and financed by George Eastman. The collection contains materials from the building's official opening such as programs, miscellaneous ephemera, newspaper clippings, a scrapbook commemorating the event, and items originally encapsulated in the building's cornerstone. Also included are several items pertaining to the building and its operations from throughout the...
Dates: 1891-1973

Frederick W. Brehm photographs of Clark Building construction

 Collection
Identifier: RITArt-0079
Overview Frederick Brehm photographs of Clark Building construction contains photographs related to the construction of the Clark Building in 1945. There are two complete copies of the album; one is in a spiral album and the other in a portfolio box.
Dates: 1945-1946

George H. Clark Building collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RITArc-0032
Overview Materials related to the Rochester Institute of Technology's George H. Clark Building, built in 1946 and occupied by RIT until 1968. The collection contains numerous documents related to the building's construction, as well as correspondence and publications regarding the building itself. Also included are clippings and various items that were placed in the building's cornerstone.
Dates: 1945-1977; Majority of material found within 1945 - 1947

Hugh Stubbins photo album of Booth and Gannett buildings

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RITArt-0093
Overview One spiral bound album of 8 x 10" color photographs of the newly completed buildings for the College of Fine and Applied Arts, and the College of Graphic Arts and Photography. Today these buildings are known as the Booth and Gannett Hall.
Dates: December 1970