RIT hockey team patch

RIT Archive Collections

Table of Contents

Collection Overview
Historical Information for RIT hockey program
Scope and Content
Arrangement
Subject Headings
Information for Researchers
Administrative Information
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Collection Overview (Collapse)

Title
RIT hockey team patch
Inclusive Date(s)
1965-1968
Abstract
The RIT hockey team patch is a white patch shaped to look like a hockey puck, with brown lettering that says "RIT Hockey Team."
Extent
1.0 Item(s) (sharing a box with ACC.# 2012:023 (Hockey Jersey/Gloves))
Dimensions note
The patch is approximately 4 inches in diameter.
Location
C.S. South, Shelf 44
Repository
RIT Archive Collections
RIT Libraries
Wallace Center
90 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, New York, 14623
(585) 475-2557
raswml@rit.edu
Language
English

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Historical Information for RIT hockey program (Collapse)

In 1961, Lou Alexander Jr., the Director of Athletics, wrote a letter to the Athletic Committee recommending that the committee approve the establishment of an intercollegiate hockey team at Rochester Institute of Technology. The official proposal was drawn up in April 1963 and finally approved as an official varsity sport in 1965.

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The RIT hockey team patch is a white patch shaped to look like a hockey puck, with brown lettering that says "RIT Hockey Team." The patch was donated by Jim Brady in October 2011 for the "Skating Through the Decades of RIT Men's Hockey" exhibit. A letter was written to all RIT hockey alumni asking for loans or donations of hockey memorabilia to be exhibited through March 2012.

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Arrangement (Collapse)

This collection is a single item.

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Subject Headings (Collapse)

Personal Name(s)

  • Brady, Jim

Corporate Name(s)

  • Rochester Institute of Technology. Hockey.

Subject(s)

  • College sports -- New York (State) -- Rochester
  • Hockey players -- New York (State) -- Rochester
  • Universities and colleges -- Alumni and alumnae

Genre(s)

  • Memorabilia

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Information for Researchers (Collapse)

Preferred Citation

RIT hockey team patch, RIT Archive Collections

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open to researchers.

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Administrative Information (Collapse)

Collection ID

RITArc.0348

Custodial History

The patch belonged to Jim Brady, hockey alumni from 1968 until he donated it to the RIT Archive Collections in 2011.

Accession Information

The patch was donated by Jim Brady in October 2011 for the "Skating through the decades of RIT men's hockey" exhibit. A letter was written to all RIT hockey alumni asking for loans or donations of hockey memorabilia to be exhibited through March 2012. Accession number(s): 2012:024

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Jody Sidlauskas in May 2012.

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