RIT Archives Bands On the Bricks exhibition materials
Scope and Contents
RIT Archives Bands On the Bricks exhibition materials contains photographic prints, captions, copies of news articles and administrative documents from the exhibit, held in the RIT Museum from May 2013 through October 2013.
The prints are images of some of the 90 bands and musicians from over six decades featured in the exhibit. Most of them came from the RIT Photograph collections, some were loaned from RIT's ETC Photography Department. The news articles came from RIT's Reporter magazine and News & Events which were promotions and reviews of concerts, and biographical information about the performers. The Archives has an extensive poster collection representing events held at RIT. Many of these posters, designed by students, promoted concerts sponsored by the College Activities Board.
- Creation: 2013
- Rochester Institute of Technology. College Activities Board (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open to researchers.
Bands on the Bricks
The RIT Archives is responsible for exhibiting materials from their collections in the RIT Museum space located on the third floor of the Wallace Center at RIT. Bands on the Bricks was the brainstorm of Associate Archivist, Jody Sidlauskas who envisioned a visual timeline documenting music groups who have performed at RIT for students for over six decades.
0.5 Linear Feet (1 flat box)
RIT Archives Bands On the Bricks exhibition materials contains photographs and musicians bios used in the exhibit as well as administrative documents.
The collection is arranged by material type.
C.S. North, Shelf 235
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was created and deposited in the RIT Archives in November 2013.
Finding aid created by Jody Sidlauskas in December 2013.
- Rochester Institute of Technology. Archive Collections (Organization)
- RIT Archives Bands On the Bricks exhibition materials
- RIT Archives
- Jody Sidlauskas
- 10 December 2013
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