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The A Time to Build collection contains materials including blueprints, negatives, and photo prints related to the making of the movie about the dedication of the National Technical Institute for the Deaf on the campus of RIT.
Programs and magazines celebrating the 300th birthday of Abbé de l’Épée during 2012.
Abraham Josephson photographs contain eight images of advertisements. Josephson was a student and faculty member at Rochester Institute of Technology.
Correspondence, subject files, manuscripts, dummies, mechanicals, proofs, type specimens, keepsakes, printer material, promotional materials, inventories, and production records.
The collection is primarily comprised of publications and ephemeral items with content by or about Frutiger. Included are copies of his books Cantique des cantiques de Salomon (1966), Type, sign, symbol (1980), and Des Signes et des hommes (1983), and Adrian Frutiger: son oeuvre typographique et ses écrits (1994). Works about Frutiger include Formen und gegenformen (1985), by Horst Heiderhoff. Also present are a few examples of his graphic design work.
Press releases and fliers announcing events for African American, Hispanic American, and Native American students on the Rochester Institute of Technology's campus. Most of the events were sponsored by the Office of Minority Student Affairs.
Ahira Webster papers contains a personal diary, photocopy of a portrait of Ahira Webster, a short biography, a copy of an 1899 issue of Deaf-Mutes Journal, and an 1849 annual report and documents of the New-York Institution for the Instruction of the Deaf and Dumb.
Digital audio recording of an interview with Al Davis. Al Davis was known as "Mr. RIT" for his devotion to the Institute. He served as vice president in the 1960s and 1970s and played a key role in shaping RIT's future by helping to raise the funds to build a new campus in Henrietta. The collection includes parts three and four of the interview. Parts one and two of the interview are currently missing.