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Rochester Wargaming Association and Guild (RWAG) collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0723

Content Description

Rochester Wargaming Association and Guild (RWAG) collection contains materials related to the club, which is still active today. This includes promotional materials, newsletters from the 1980s and 1990s, and mock-ups for some of these newsletters. The collection also contains program booklets and planning documents for Rudicon, RWAG’s annual convention hosted at RIT.


  • Creation: 1985-2016

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

Rochester Wargamer’s Association and Guild (RWAG) may have been established as early as the 1960s as RIT’s tabletop gaming club. The club releases a newsletter and hosts a gaming convention on the RIT campus, and is an active club as of 2019.


2 Linear Feet (2 document boxes, 1 half document box, and one oversized folder.)




A collection of club materials dating back to 1985, including newsletters, Rudicon programs, governance records, flyers, and games.


This collection is arranged by material type and then chronologically.

Physical Location

C.S. North, shelf 260

Other Finding Aids

In addition to this finding aid, an inventory is available below. For more information, please contact the RIT Archive Collections.

Rochester Wargaming Association and Guild (RWAG) collection

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was donated to the RIT Archvies by members of RWAG in 2018. Accession number: 2018:013.

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Ella von Holtum in June 2019.

Rochester Wargaming Association and Guild (RWAG) collection
In Progress
RIT Archives
Ella von Holtum
18 June 2019
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Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Rochester NY 14623 USA