Fred Moss papers
Scope and Contents
The Fred Moss collection contains publications collected by Fred Moss while a student at RIT in the 1950's. He was a Printing major and played baseball and basketball while at the school. Mr. Moss was a member of the undefeated 1955-56 men's basketball team that was inducted into RIT's Sports Hall of Fame in 2011. This was the first team ever to be inducted.
Some of the publications are RIT related, such as a course catalog, meeting minutes, winter sports bulletin, and student handbook. Other publications are printing and graphic arts related. These include publications from the Kodak Graphic Arts division, pamphlets on the development of the intertype, a Heidelberg press brochure, and a pressmen's ink handbook.
- circa 1950-1958
- Moss, Frederick (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open to researchers.
Biographical Information: Fred Moss
Fred Moss graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology's (RIT) printing program in 1958. While at RIT, he played men's basketball and baseball. Mr. Moss was a member of the undefeated 1955-56 men's basketball team inducted into the RIT Sports Hall of Fame in 2011.
1 Linear Feet (One Lid box)
The Fred Moss collection consists of a variety of print materials collected by the donor while a student at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) in the 1950's. There are handbooks, brochures, pamphlets and Kodak publications that all relate to the graphic arts. There are also a number of RIT publications including a sports bulletin, student handbook, and course catalog.
The collection is arranged by topic, then chronologically.
C.S. Mid-Range, Shelf 310
Other Finding Aids
In addition to this finding aid, an inventory is available below. For more information, please contact the RIT Archive Collections.
Fred Moss collection
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Fred Moss collection was donated to the RIT Archives by Fred Moss, and brought to the Archives by Lou Spiotti, RIT's Athletic director for the donor. Accession number(s): 10:11
Finding aid created by Jody Sidlauskas in September 2011.
- College sports -- New York (State) -- Rochester
- Graphic arts -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- Rochester
- Printing -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- Rochester
- Programs (documents)
- Rochester Institute of Technology -- Sports
- Rochester Institute of Technology. School of Printing
- Fred Moss collection
- RIT Archives
- Jody Sidlauskas
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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