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Geissinger, Michael

 Person

biographical statement

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

George Pittman collection on Operation Hi-Ball

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0632
Overview

Materials on Operation Hi-Ball at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). Operation Hi-Ball took place on RIT's campus downtown in 1962. The collection includes an original super-8 format film of the launch, 35mm slides, 8x10 black and white photos of random printouts from the slides, newspaper clippings, office documents, RIT The University Magazine and a thumb-drive of the scanned slide and an .mp4 digital file of the film.

Dates: 1962

Michael Geissinger photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0046
Overview

Photographs taken by Michael Geissinger during his time as a White House staff photographer for President Lyndon B. Johnson. The pictures capture both Johnson's political and personal life. The collection also includes a small file of biographical material which includes a typed transcript from an interview with Geissinger about RIT and the photo program.

Dates: 1966-1986

Operation Hi Ball collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0553
Overview

The Operation Hi Ball collection consists of the original 16mm footage of the event, as well as a DVD copy of the film, a slideshow set to music and still photos from the event conducted by RIT photography faculty and students in 1962.

Dates: 1962

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Photography -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- Rochester 2
Administrative records 1
Black-and-white prints (prints on paper) 1
CD-ROMs 1
College campuses -- New York (State) -- Rochester 1