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TeleTypewriter (TTY) phones

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITDSA-0067

The TeleTypewriter (TTY) phone collection consists of two phone systems. These are communication devices for the deaf. They were donated by the National Technical Institute for the Deaf.

Dates: ca. 1995-1998

Robert H. Weitbrecht and James C. Marsters TTY modem

Identifier: RITDSA-0075

The Robert H. Weitbrecht James C. Marsters TTY modem collection contains two metallic boxes with electronic circuitry inside that made up the acoustic telephone coupler (now known as a TTY modem) used by Dr. James C. Marsters in the first TTY telephone call between two deaf persons (May 1964).

Dates: 1964


Identifier: RITDSA-0146
Overview Collection contains two vistaphones and a modem. Vistaphones were video telephones that enabled the deaf to have have telephone conversations using sign language. Vistaphones were manufactured by Stromberg-Carlson, a subsidiary of General Dynamics and a telecommunications equipment and electronics manufacturing company in the United States. NTID experimented with Vistaphones, eventually installing more than 30 of the devices. Because of special wiring needs, Vistaphones could only be used...
Dates: circa 1972

Edna Sayers collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITDSA-0193

Materials donated by Edna Sayers relating to her publications about literature and the Deaf, and VHS tapes of Deaf performances.

Dates: circa 1817-2003

Frank Caccamise papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITDSA-0007

Materials relating to NTID professor Frank Caccamise's work in the application and development of sign language assessment and instruction. The collection includes books, VHS tapes, and DVDs.

Dates: 1973-2004

National Theatre of the Deaf annual reports and players guides

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITDSA-0003

National Theatre of the Deaf annual reports and players' guides covers the theatre from 1967 to 1994. Reports include plays performed for that year; biographies of actors, directors, and staff; images; and in later years, financial information. Ephemeral materials include a playbill, programs, and an issue of NTD News from 1997-98.

Dates: 1967-1998

NTID Life Histories Project records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITDSA-0001
Overview Documents pertaining to the NTID Life Histories Project, an online website that offers access to the personal life stories of everyday deaf Americans. The collection is contained in six boxes and consists of a variety of materials related to the project including manuscript copies of Eugene Petersen's work, You Deaf? Visits With Deaf Americans; planning documents for the project such as correspondence, professional guidelines, funding requests, and budgeting...
Dates: 1988-2001; Majority of material found within 1999 - 2000

Convention programs of deaf associations

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITDSA-0069

20 Convention Programs from NAD, CAID and Alexander Graham Bell Association.

Dates: 1978-2010

Linda Siple collecton on the portrayal of ASL interpreters

 Collection — Carton: 1
Identifier: RITDSA-0164

Materials related to Linda Siple's research study of deaf characters and interpreters. Linda Siple is a professor in the ASL-English Interpretation Program at RIT/NTID. The collection includes VHS tapes of television programs and movies featuring deaf character and interpreters that she used for research.

Dates: 1948-1997

NTID Student Congress records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITDSA-0103

Meeting minutes, club information, events information, deaf community related materials, photographs and media pertaining to the NTID Student Congress from 1974 to 2015.

Dates: 1974-2013; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2000

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Rochester Institute of Technology. National Technical Institute for the Deaf. NTID Performing Arts 2
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Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf 1
Baird, Chuck 1
Ballantyne, Donald L. 1
Berlove-Kenney, Nancy 1
Bohli, Robert 1
Bohli, Thelma 1
Breunig, Latham 1
Cagle, Robert 1
Castle, William E., Dr. 1
Convention of American Instructors of the Deaf 1
Deaf Women of Rochester 1
Edmund Lyon Memorial Lectureship 1
Egelston-Dodd, Judy 1
Eisenhart, Richard H. 1
Empire State Association of the Deaf 1
Fischer , Susan D. 1
Frisina, D. Robert 1
Gallaudet College. National Information Center on Deafness (U.S.) 1
Gallaudet University 1
Haggerty, Luane, Dr. 1
Hochman, Frank Peter 1
Holmes, Timothy 1
Karras, George 1
Kenney, Raymond T. 1
Kovalik, Gail 1
Lord, Edward (Ted) 1
Lyon, Edmund 1
Marsters, James C. 1
Matchett, Mary Karol 1
Monikowski, Christine 1
NJ - NY PC Deaf Connection 1
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National Technical Institute for the Deaf Student Congress 1
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National Technical Institute for the Deaf. National Advisory Group 1
National Technical Institute for the Deaf. Student Life Team 1
National Theatre of the Deaf 1
New York-New Jersey Phone-TTY 1
Noll, Alfred F. 1
Panara, John 1
Panara, Shirley 1
Paranis, Ila 1
Pen-International 1
Petersen, Eugene W. 1
Petersen, Inez 1
Purple Communications 1
Ratcliffe, Frances 1
Rochester Civic Association of the Deaf 1
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Lecturers 1
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Societies and clubs 1
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Students 1
Rochester Institute of Technology . National Technical Institute for the Deaf. Drama Club 1
Rochester Institute of Technology. National Technical Institute for the Deaf. Communications, Marketing, & Multimedia Services 1
Rochester Institute of Technology. Office of Communications 1
Rochester Institute of Technology. Publishing and Printing Department 1
Rochester Tel-Com Association of the Deaf, Inc. 1
Sayers, Edna Edith 1
Scott, Larry 1
Segalman, Bob 1
Sigourney, L. H. (Lydia Howard), 1791-1865 1
Simone, Albert J. 1
Siple, Linda 1
Stinson , Michael S. 1
Stromberg-Carlson 1
Stuckless, E. Ross 1
Taylor, Sally 1
Terrazzino, Anna M. 1
VanVechten, Eleanor 1
VanVechten, Leonard 1
Wollenhaupt, Paula 1
Wollenhaupt, Peter 1
Zimet, Eleanor 1
Zimet, Lester 1
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