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Rochester Institute of Technology -- Students. (8)
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Faculty. (4)
Rochester Institute of Technology. School of Photographic Arts and Sciences. (4)
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Photograph collections. (3)
Rochester Institute of Technology. (3)
Rochester Institute of Technology. College of Fine and Applied Arts. (3)
Rochester Institute of Technology. School of Photography. (3)
National Technical Institute for the Deaf. (2)
Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute. Department of Photographic Technology. (2)
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Societies and clubs. (2)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Alumni Association. (2)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Department of Photographic Technology. (2)
Eisenhower College. (1)
Founders Award. (1)
Gallaudet University. (1)
R. J. Strasenburgh Co.. (1)
Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute. Board of Directors. (1)
Rochester Institute Of Technology. Saunders College of Business. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Accreditation. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Awards. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Funds and scholarships. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology -- History. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology -- Planning. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Academic Affairs. Wallace Memorial Library. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Air Force ROTC. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Alumni Association. Distinguished Alumni Awards.. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Alumni Relations. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Army ROTC. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Center for Integrated Manufacturing Studies. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Center for Religious Life. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Center for Religious Life. Kilian J. and Caroline F. Schmitt Interfaith Center. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. College of Business. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. College of Engineering. Dean's Office. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. College of Liberal Arts. Dean's Office. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. College of Liberal Arts. English Department. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Division of Academic Affairs. The Wallace Center. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. E. Philip Saunders College of Business. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Gordon Field House. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Ground School Association. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Kate Gleason College of Engineering. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. School for American Crafts. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. School for American Craftsmen. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. School of Art and Design. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. School of Photographic Arts and Sciences -- Awards. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Student Life Center. (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology. Technical and Education Center of the Graphic Arts . (1)
United States. Air Force ROTC. (1)
United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps. (1)
University of Rochester. School of Medicine . (1)
W.R. Grace & Co. . (1)
William A. Kern Professorship in Communications. (1)

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FINDING AIDS
Title:
RIT Founders Awards
Date:
1935-2006
Size:
3.0 Folder(s) (1 Oversize framed piece, 1 Oversize folder, 1 Folder)
Abstract:
Collection contains RIT Founders Awards certificates, press releases, and programs.
Occurrences
Title:
Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection guestbook
Date:
circa 1985
Size:
1.0 Item(s) (1 Lid box)
Abstract:
Guestbook for an unknown RIT event, most likely related to the Melbert B Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection.
Occurrences
Title:
Robert Johnson collection on Frans Wildenhain
Date:
1972-1984
Size:
0.1 Linear feet (1 small document box)
Abstract:
The Robert Johnson collection on Frans Wildenhain includes exhibition catalogs, clippings, correspondence and journal articles about Wildenhain from 1975-1984.
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Title:
Robert Luessen portfolio
Size:
1.17 Linear feet (1 Lid box)
Abstract:
Nineteen color photographs by RIT student Robert Luessen. Photos were created for a class project; images capture unusual spaces in the Wallace Library.
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Title:
RIT Computer Graphics class portfolio
Size:
0.1 Linear feet (1 oversize envelope)
Abstract:
Two copies of "First Ever", a portfolio made up of one print by each student participant in the first computer graphics course to be taught in the School of Photography.
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Title:
Robert H. Johnston audio recordings
Date:
circa 1970
Size:
2.0 Digital file(s) (Digital audio files)
Abstract:
Audio recordings of Robert H. Johnston during his time at RIT. Dr. Robert H. Johnston spent twenty years as a professor and administrator at the Rochester Institute of Technology. He eventually became the Dean of the College of Fine and Applied Arts. In 1990 he was named a Special Assistant to the President of R.I.T. Dr. Johnston most known for developing a system of using digital imaging to decode damaged and ancient texts including the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Occurrences
Title:
Lute
Size:
1.0 Item(s) (Carton)
Abstract:
Collection consists of one stringed musical instrument called a lute.
Occurrences
Title:
Robert Bagby photographs and other material
Date:
1948-1972
Size:
4.6 Linear feet (2 lid boxes, 1 lantern slide case)
Abstract:
Papers of Robert C. Bagby, a former professor of photography at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). Bagby worked as a commercial photographer for many years before teaching at RIT. The collection includes examples of Bagby's published work, photographs, and biographical information.
Occurrences
Title:
Robert Bagby plaques
Date:
circa 1972
Size:
1.5 Linear feet (1 Clamshell box)
Abstract:
Award and coats of arms plaque for Robert Bagby, a former professor of photography at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT).
Occurrences
Title:
Robert H. Johnston papers and photographs
Date:
1977-1998
Size:
1.25 Linear feet (1 banker box)
Abstract:
The Robert H. Johnston papers and photographs contain documents from his time as a faculty member of Rochester Institute of Technology, as Dean of the College of Fine and Applied Arts, and as a private consultant. The collection includes published works, presentations, correspondence, photographs, and other miscellaneous documents related to Johnston and his career. Materials are not exclusively linked to his time at RIT, but also relate to Johnston's work helping to decipher the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Occurrences
Title:
Collection on Robert McFarlane - William A. Kern Professor in Communications
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (1 oversize box and 1 small fliptop box)
Abstract:
A collection of eight audiocassette tapes documenting the speeches of Robert McFarlane who visited RIT in 1986 and twice in 1987 as the William A. Kern Professor in Communications. Also included in the collection is correspondence, clippings, and articles about his lectures.
Occurrences
Title:
Ethical and Procedural Issues Concerning University Research videotapes
Size:
0.25 Linear feet (8 VHS tapes)
Abstract:
Collection is eight VHS videorecordings of a two day conference on Ethical and Procedural Issues Concerning University Research at RIT. The conference took place in 1991.
Occurrences
Title:
RIT Distinguished Alumni Award records
Date:
2013-2015
Size:
0.25 Linear feet (1 small document box)
Abstract:
Materials related to the annual RIT The Distinguished Alumni Award ceremony honoring a certified graduate who has brought distinction to the college and RIT through professional and/or community achievement. The collection includes a program, photo album and DVD of the celebration.
Occurrences
Title:
Wage and Salary Task Force report
Size:
1.0 Folder(s) (1 folder containing 1 report )
Abstract:
The report contains findings from studies conducted by a task force related to faculty concerns about RIT’s salary and benefit policies.
Occurrences
Title:
RIT Office of Development publications
Date:
2013-2015
Size:
1.0 Boxes (1 Document box)
Abstract:
Materials published by the RIT Office of Development which raises funds for RIT. The collection includes mailings, donation solicitations, invitations to special events and other related items.
Occurrences
Title:
Medical Illustration drawings
Date:
circa 1905-1984
Size:
10.0 Linear feet (14 boxes)
Abstract:
Large collection of medical illustration sketches, drawings and teaching aids from the College of Fine Arts Medical Illustration program. Illustrators included are Natt Jacobs, Robert Wabnitz, Peter Ng, William Didusch, and Max Brodel.
Occurrences
Title:
Rochester Institute of Technology China trip collection
Date:
1977-1984
Size:
3.0 Folder(s)
Abstract:
Materials related to a trip to China by Rochester Institute of Technology officials in January 1978. The trip was meant to establish relations between the university and the country. The collection consists mostly of articles and clippings about the trip, but also includes several items related to exhibits and presentations following the trip.
Occurrences
Title:
J. E. Mock portrait collection
Date:
circa 1910-1940
Size:
2.5 Linear feet (2 lid boxes)
Abstract:
Photograph portraits of members of the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute's (RAMI) Board of Trustees and of prominent Rochesterians. RAMI changed its name to the Rochester Institute of Technology in 1944. The portraits were taken by Joseph Ernest Mock, a prominent photographer in the Rochester area.
Occurrences
Title:
Rochester Area Colleges collection
Date:
1964-1987
Size:
0.25 Linear feet (6 folders)
Abstract:
Materials related to the Rochester Area Colleges, a consortium of educational institutions in the Genesee Valley Area that was founded in 1970. The collection includes program brochures, correspondence, reports, fliers, and clippings.
Occurrences
Title:
RIT Aviation Club records
Date:
1967-1981
Size:
0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)
Abstract:
Records of the Rochester Institute of Technology's (RIT) Aviation Club. The club was started by RIT students around 1965 for those with an interest in general aviation. The collection includes governance documents, correspondence, financial records, meeting notes, membership information, and promotional materials.
Occurrences
Title:
Leslie D. Stroebel photographs
Date:
circa 1960-1970
Size:
2.08 Linear feet (1 lid box)
Abstract:
Photographs taken by Leslie D. Stroebel, a former professor of photography at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). The collection includes 19 portrait prints.
Occurrences
Title:
Strasenburgh Wall scrapbook
Date:
circa 1959
Size:
1.0 Item(s)
Abstract:
Scrapbook of clippings and photographs relating to the Strasenburgh Wall, a mural created for and installed in the lobby of R.J. Strasenburgh Laboratories by artist Franz Wildenhain in 1959.
Occurrences
Title:
Rochester Area Intercollegiate Student Association constitution
Size:
1.0 Folder(s)
Abstract:
Constitution of the Rochester Area Intercollegiate Student Association (RAISA). RAISA was formed in 1967 by undergraduate college students in Rochester, New York.
Occurrences
Title:
Gordon Field House and Activities Center collection
Date:
1998-2004
Size:
3.0 Linear feet (One poster tube and one folder)
Abstract:
The Gordon Field House collection contains fifteen architectural drawings of the field house, announcements of groundbreaking and dedication ceremonies and concept proposals.
Occurrences
Title:
Kate Gleason College of Engineering Wall of Fame records
Size:
1.0 Linear feet (1 small document box)
Abstract:
Records from the inaugural class of distinguished alumni inducted into the Kate Gleason College of Engineering Wall of Fame in 2005. Includes news release, program, inductees biographies and photographs.
Occurrences
Title:
Dr. William Castle NTID An Historical Perspective digital audio recording
Date:
circa 1983
Size:
1.0 Digital file(s) (Digital Audio Files)
Abstract:
Audio recording of speech given by William Castle on the history of NTID. NTID was established in 1966 and Robert Frisina became its first director in 1967. Exact date of the recording is unknown.
Occurrences
Title:
Milton Pearson collection
Size:
0.25 Linear feet (1/2 doc box)
Abstract:
Collection is seven folders of papers saved by Milton Pearson from 1957-1964 documenting his application to RIT, purchase of books, and applying for tuition assistance under the G.I. Bill. Also included are his C.R.C. Standard Mathematical Tables personalized book, a personalized science notebook, and a slide rule.
Occurrences
Title:
RIT College of Business records
Date:
1950-2007
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (1 Document Box)
Abstract:
This collection contains records from the RIT College of Business. The contents of this collection document the history from 1950 to the early 2000’s. This collection includes the following: promotional materials, news clippings, announcements, memorandums, a chronological history of the College of Business, and the college’s publication, the Business Bulletin. There is also comprehensive documentation of the Herbert W. VandenBrul Entrepreneurial Award from 1984 to 2007.
Occurrences
Title:
Sam Abrams papers
Date:
1980-1994
Size:
3.0 Linear feet (6 document boxes)
Abstract:
Professional papers of Sam Abrams, the American poet. Abrams taught as a professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology from 1978-2005. The collection includes correspondence, committee notes, fliers, brochures, poems, and class materials. There are also biographical files on various writers.
Occurrences
Title:
Photographs by students of Charles Arnold
Date:
1959-1987
Size:
1.34 Linear feet (1 Oversize lid box)
Abstract:
Photographs by students of Charles Arnold, professor of photography at Rochester Institute of Technology from 1959-1987.
Occurrences
Title:
M. Richard Rose audio recording collection
Date:
1982-1988
Size:
4.0 Digital file(s) (Digital Audio Files)
Abstract:
The M. Richard Rose audio recording collections contains audio recordings of Dr. Rose during his presidency at RIT. M. Richard Rose (born 1933) was the 7th President of Rochester Institute of Technology, serving from 1979 to 1992. Miller and Rose shared the belief that students in a technical school should be exposed to more art, literature, philosophy and culture. Partially out of this interest, and partially due to financial difficulties, Eisenhower College became a part of RIT. The university had made attempts to increase the liberal arts and humanities curriculum. Rose helped launch RIT's first Ph.D. program, in imaging science, in 1988.
Occurrences
Title:
McKechnie-Lunger School of Commerce records
Date:
1926-1950
Size:
2.0 Folder(s)
Abstract:
Materials related to the McKenchie-Lunger School of Commerce in Rochester, NY. The school was founded as the Phono-Syllabic Shorthand School in 1917 and was acquired by the Rochester Institute of Technology in 1952. The collection mostly consists of course catalogs.
Occurrences
Title:
Middle States Accreditation records
Date:
1957-2007
Size:
1.3 Linear feet (1 file box)
Abstract:
Records related to the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools accreditation process.
Occurrences
Title:
RIT Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) records
Date:
1968-1992
Size:
0.25 Linear feet (1 document box)
Abstract:
Collection of documents pertaining to the Rochester Institute of Technology's Army and Air Force Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) programs. The collection includes correspondence, planning reports, promotional material, ephemera, and clippings.
Occurrences
Title:
Hans Barschel interview on the "Creative Forties" digital audio recording
Size:
1.0 Digital file(s) (Digital Audio file)
Abstract:
Audio recording of informal interview with Hans Barschel for an upcoming television interview.
Occurrences
Title:
David A. Page photographs
Date:
circa 1961- 1966, 2010
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (2 canisters containing 2 rolls film and 12-2 1/2" x 2 1/2" negatives)
Abstract:
David A. Page photographs contain images of SpiRIT, the RIT tiger; the day President Ellingson made the announcement that RIT would move from the downtown location to Henrietta; and images from a tree planting event at the Henrietta location taken by Dave Page when he was an RIT Photography student in the 1960's.There are also photographs taken on the Gemini VI and VII space missions and the Apollo 11 moon landing.
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