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RIT-ARC. RIT Archival Collections

 Record Group
Identifier: RIT-ARC
Historical records, papers, photographs, audiovisual materials, digital media, and other ephemera relating to RIT and its students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Bevier Memorial Building collection

 Collection — Box 37 - Bevier/RIT Art: [Barcode: R0006631654]
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: 1902-2014
Found in: RIT Archives

Chester F. Carlson collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0016
Overview

Materials related to Chester F. Carlson, inventor of xerography. The collection contains awards, photographs from an exhibit on the RIT campus, and memorabilia.

Dates: 1962 - 1991
Found in: RIT Archives

Frederick W. Brehm photograph collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0015
Overview

Photographs taken by Frederick W. Brehm and his students. Brehm patented the Cirkut Panorama Camera in 1905 and worked as the first faculty member in the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute's Photographic Technology Department.

Dates: 1925 - 1951
Found in: RIT Archives

Henry Lomb Society records

 Collection — Folder 1-2
Identifier: RITArc-0004
Overview

Records of the Henry Lomb Society, an organization started in 1916 as an early honor society at the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute. The collection includes various organizational documents such as the group's constitution and by-laws, memoranda, and speech transcripts, as well as newspaper clippings related to the organization's activities.

Dates: 1916-1936; Majority of material found within 1934 - 1935
Found in: RIT Archives

John Solowski collection

 Collection
Identifier: RITArc-0011
Abstract

Photographs and publications or Polish art and design related to John Solowski, a professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology. The collection contains photographs by Fabrice Strippoli, two of which feature John Solowski, as well as color images from a Polish poster exhibit. Also included are printed publications on Polish art and design and a booklet highlighting a trip taken to New York City by the third year Photographic Illustration class in 1967.

Dates: 1962 - 2000
Found in: RIT Archives

Mary Anne Cross-Ehasz papers

 Collection
Identifier: RITArc-0010
Overview

Collection of Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) memorabilia (1953-1957) donated by Mary Anne Cross-Ehasz who graduated from RIT in 1957. She designed the official seal for the university that was used from 1956-1966. The collection includes photographs, design projects, and campus newspapers, as well as RIT memorabilia such as a sweatshirt, ashtray, and toothpick holder.

Dates: 1953-1957, 2007
Found in: RIT Archives

Multicultural Center for Academic Success collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0457
Overview

Materials related to the Rochester Institute of Technology North Star Center, renamed the Multicultural Center for Academic Success in 2010. The collection includes photographs, photo albums, and mounted posters from events sponsored by the group.

Dates: 1998 - 2005
Found in: RIT Archives

Office of Veteran Affairs records

 Collection — Box 227 - Student Activities: [Barcode: R0006630865]
Identifier: RITArc-0007
Abstract

Records of the Rochester Institute of Technology's Office of Veteran Affairs with materials dating between 1919-1988. The collection contains a variety of documents including several brochures, a newsletter, a poster, a flyer, forms, and several short articles.

Dates: 1922 - 1988
Found in: RIT Archives

Peter Stehno collection

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: R0006627080]
Identifier: RITArc-0012
Overview Collection of documents and memorabilia related to Peter Stehno's time at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Stehno was a student at RIT when he died in a car accident in 1964. The collection includes correspondence, grade reports, class schedules, course catalogs, class assignments and examinations, lecture notes taken by Stehno, photographs, and an RIT jacket. The collection also includes newspaper clippings on Stehno's fatal car accident and letters of condolence sent to his...
Dates: 1938-1964, 2016; Majority of material found within 1963 - 1964
Found in: RIT Archives

RIT Choral Group records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: R0006630922]
Identifier: RITArc-0006
Overview

Paper records and compact disks related to choral student groups at RIT.

Dates: 1952-2008
Found in: RIT Archives