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RIT/NTID Deaf Studies Archive (DSA) ephemera

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITDSA-0097

Scope and Contents


Box 1, Folder 1
1934 script of a German film, "Misjudged People (Verkannte Menschen)", translated by Bernard Hurwitz
Box 1, Folder 1a
Information from Joan Naturale on the history of "Misjudged People"
Box 1, Folder 2
Brochures from the Rochester Deaf Rotary Club, 2010
Box 1, Folder 3
"Mother Hicks" program, a Women's Community Performance project, undated
Box 1, Folder 4
Photograph of Ultratec, Inc. tty
Box 1, Item 5
(not in folder) 2007 Consumer Guide for Sorenson Video Relay Services (SVRS)
Box 1, Folder 6
ASL Literature Conference 1991 - DVD's, brochures, clippings, correspondence
Box 1, Folder 10
USB drive containing photographs and videos from the 8th Deaf History International Conference, 2012
Box 1, Folder 11
Matthew S. Moore Auditorium Dedication program
Box 1, Folder 12
Abbe de L'Epee 300th birthday ephemera
Box 1, Folder 13
Deaf Awareness Week program, 2014
Box 1, Folder 14
clippings about Nancy Cook Smith
Box 1, Folder 15
Deaf Film Festival programs and promotional materials (other than Rochester)
Box 1, Folder 16
The Chautauqua Salute handkerchief - RITDSA.0179
Box 1, Folder 17
Paula Grcevic collection on deaf American & Russian artists exchange and exhibition, 1993
Box 2, Object 1
Deaf Life calendar, 2012. "Dates to remember from our Deaf history"
Box 2, Folder 1
Ephemera addition, 1997-2019 and n.d. [Newswaves premier issue, 1997; Program for "Swans" at Monroe Community College, 2019; bumper sticker "Nancy Rourke," n.d.]
Box 2, Folder 2
Patti Durr ephemera, 2020 and n.d. [Flip book from World Deaf Cinema Festival 2020, "Audism Free America" bumper sticker, n.d.]
Box 2, Folder 3
Joan Naturale ephemera, 1981-2020 and n.d. [hearing aid, postcards, pamphlets, booklets, playing cards]
Box 2, Folder 4
Deaf Queer Art, March 6-April 18, 2020, RIT/NTID Dyer Arts Center - exhibition catalog, 2020


  • Creation: 1981 to current

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

For DHI Conference photographs: Copyright Notice: All photos on this USB were taken by our official DHI Conference 2012 photographer, Richard Hurst. Should you be using any of his photos for publication and/or posting online, please credit Richard Hurst with the following words beside each photo: copyright: Richard Hurst, DHI Conference 2012


1 Linear Feet (2 document boxes)




Materials are not ordered. See folder list in scope and contents note..


Accurals are expected to be added periodically.

Unprocessed Addenda

DSA ephemera additions 2022:001. items donated by Patti Durr: 1 flip book from World Deaf Cinema Festival 2010, Gallaudet University and one bumper sticker "Audism Free America." RITDSA.0097 currently in range 75. Added to box 2.

Unprocessed Addenda

One theater program - "Swans" at Monroe Community College (August 23-25, 2019), one Nancy Rourke bumper sticker, the first issue of Newswaves (January 1997). Added to box 2.

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Jody Sidlauskas in January 2014.

RIT/NTID Deaf Studies Archive ephemera
Jody Sidlauskas
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note

Revision Statements

  • 01/03/2022: Added accession 2022:001. EC
  • 01/03/2002: Added accession 2019:110. EC
  • 01/03/2022: Added accession 2022:002. EC

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Rochester NY 14623 USA