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Marsters, James C.


biographical statement

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Robert H. Weitbrecht and James C. Marsters TTY modem

 Collection — Carton 1: [Barcode: R0006624816]
Identifier: RITDSA-0075

The Robert H. Weitbrecht James C. Marsters TTY modem collection contains two metallic boxes with electronic circuitry inside that made up the acoustic telephone coupler (now known as a TTY modem) used by Dr. James C. Marsters in the first TTY telephone call between two deaf persons (May 1964).

Dates: 1964
Found in: RIT Archives

Rochester Institute of Technology Honorary Degree records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: R0006631195]
Identifier: RITArc-0156

Materials related to honorary degrees conferred by the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). RIT awarded its first honorary degree in 1968. The collection includes information on policies and procedures, biographical information, copies of diplomas, and other related materials.

Dates: 1968-2007
Found in: RIT Archives

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Biography files 1
Deaf -- Means of communication 1
Degrees, Academic -- New York (State) -- Rochester 1
Diplomas 1
Telecommunications devices for the deaf -- United States -- History 1
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Teletypewriters 1
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