Military programs at RIT School of Photographic Arts & Sciences records
Scope and Contents
Military Programs at RIT School of Photographic Arts & Sciences records includes military bids and contracts regarding photographic training classes at SPAS, including correspondence, orientation papers for students, and invitations and flyers for graduation ceremonies. Also included are students’ final reports, electronic magazines produced by students, and miscellaneous papers from 1987-1997.
- Creation: 1987-1989, 1991-1997
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This collection is open to researchers.
Biographical / Historical
Rochester Institute of Technology made a proposal to conduct technical training courses for enlisted personnel who were serving in the United States and Canadian armed forces. The training courses, provided by the School of Photographic Arts and Science (SPAS) were: Photojournalism, Quality Management, and Film/Video Production. As part of these courses, students were required to collaborate and produce final reports or magazines.
.5 Linear Feet (1 document box.)
RIT provided technical training courses in photography for enlisted people in United States and Canadian armed forces. The collection includes bids and contracts, correspondence, student projects and other materials from the period 1987-1997.
Folders are arranged in five series: Military Bids and Contracts, Correspondence, Academic-related, Student works, and Miscellaneous. The contents in each folder are arranged chronologically.
Other Finding Aids
In addition to this finding aid, an inventory is available below. For more information, please contact the RIT Archive Collections.
Military Programs at RIT School of Photographic Arts & Sciences records
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Accession number(s): 2010:053
Finding aid created by Veronica Raco in October 2012.
- Military programs at RIT School of Photographic Arts & Sciences records
- RIT Archives
- Veronica Raco
- 05 October 2012
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