NTID Summer Vestibule Program photographs and trophy

RIT/NTID Deaf Studies Archive

Table of Contents

Collection Overview
Historical Information for Summer Vestibule Program
Scope and Content
Arrangement
Additional Finding Aids
Subject Headings
Information for Researchers
Administrative Information
Related Materials
Other Descriptive Data

Collection Overview (Collapse)

Title
NTID Summer Vestibule Program photographs and trophy
Inclusive Date(s)
1971-2003
Abstract
NTID Summer Vestibule Program photographs and trophy consists of photographs, 35 mm slides, negatives, and a trophy relating to the Summer Vestibule Program, an orientation for students attending the National Institute for the Deaf at Rochester Institute of Technology. Materials within this collection date from 1971 to 2003.
Extent
4.5 Linear feet (3 document boxes, 3 Half-Hollinger boxes, 1 File box, and 2 binders)
Location
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 Summer Vestibule Program (Collapse)

The Summer Vestibule Program (SVP) is a two-week orientation program for students attending the National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) at Rochester Institute of Technology. The program includes tours of NTID and RIT, program samplings, course placement tests, and information on student policies and activities.

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Scope and Content (Collapse)

NTID Summer Vestibule Program photographs and slides document the annual orientation for students attending the National Institute for the Deaf at Rochester Institute of Technology. The collection consists of color photographs, negatives, and 35 mm slides with images of students, floor groups, and orientation activities, such as move-in day, classes, sports games, and night time events. Types of mixed media that document various SVP years consist of a film reel from SVP 1979 and 1 cassette of SVP 1982's slide show.

Also included is correspondence and photographs from SVP 1973 and a 1993 renuion from an alumna. There is a trophy with summer vestibule program engraved on the silver cup. Added in 2016, there are approximately 31 small slide boxes; 2 binders with 32 sheets of 35 mm slides & 2 of negatives. Most are labeled by year; however, some are undated.

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Arrangement (Collapse)

This collection is arranged by materialy type and in chronological order.

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Additional Finding Aids (Collapse)

In addition to this finding aid, an inventory is available below. For more information, please contact the RIT Archive Collections.

NTID Summer Vestibule Program photographs and trophy

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Subject Headings (Collapse)

Corporate Name(s)

  • National Technical Institute for the Deaf. Summer Vestibule Program.
  • National Technical Institute for the Deaf.
  • Rochester Institute of Technology -- Students.

Subject(s)

  • College student orientation -- New York (State) -- Rochester
  • Deaf -- Education
  • Deaf college students
  • trophy

Genre(s)

  • Correspondence
  • Negatives (photographic)
  • Photographs
  • Short films
  • Slides (photographs)
  • Video recordings

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Information for Researchers (Collapse)

RIT/NTID Deaf Studies Archive

NTID Summer Vestibule Program photographs, RIT/NTID Deaf Studies Archive

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open to researchers.

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Administrative Information (Collapse)

Collection ID

RITDSA.0016

Accession Information

Accession number(s): 2010:016; 2016:004

Source of Acquisition

NTID Summer Vestibule Program photographs were deposited in the Deaf Studies Archive in April 2010 and additional slides in 2015.

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in October 2011. Revisions to the scope and content, abstract, and biographical/historical information were made and a finding guide was added in February 2016 by Jenna Bossert.

Revision Description

  10 February 2016

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Other Descriptive Data (Collapse)

This collection is in need of processing.

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