Manual Training Building

Title
Manual Training Building
Subject

Manual Training Building

Description

The Institute's first building, built in 1894, located on the bank of the Erie Canal. Just as the name implies, the building offered classes in forging, joinery and bench, and pattern making.

Cost to build- $29,000.00

Creator
Unknown photographer
Source
RIT Archives Photo Collection
Date
ca. early 1900's
Rights
RIT Archive Collections
Format
8 x 10 black and white photograph
Type
Image
Identifier
D08-01-05
Coverage
RIT downtown campus
Citation

Unknown Photographer, "Manual Training Building," in RIT History Exhibits, Item #64, http://library.rit.edu/rithistoryexhibits/items/show/64 (accessed January 18, 2012).