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Illinois Institute of Technology. Institute of Gas Technology

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Biography

The Institute of Gas Technology was founded in 1941 by leaders of the U. S. gas industry with the mission "to specialize in scientific instruction and research pertaining to the production, distribution, and utilization of gas and its byproducts.' The Institute has since broadened its scope to include other energy sources and environmental protection and remediation."1 IGT was initially located on the campus of Illinois Institute of Technology, and occupied a complex of buildings built there for it between 1941 and 1977. In 1994 IGT moved its operations to Des Plaines, Illinois; it is now know as Gas Technology Institute.

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Academic Vice President and Provost records, 1940-1978

 Collection
Identifier: 022.01.03
Description of the Collection The papers appear to be those of James J. Brophy in his role as Academic Vice President of Illinois Institute of Technology from Feb. 1967-1975, and of Sidney Guralnick in his role of the university's provost from 1975-1982. This is a drop file-type collection of materials from various sources arranged alphabetically. s with 1970s materials. The names James J. Brophy and Sidney Guralnick appear most often. Note that the following materials predate Brophy's appointment as Academic VP and...
Dates: 1940-1978; Majority of material found within 1970-1979

Campus News Letter collection, 1945-1947

 Collection
Identifier: 036.02.22
Description of the Collection This collection consists of the holdings of a serial publication titled Campus News Letter (or Illinois Institute of Technology Campus News Letter). UASC holdings are incomplete, but contain most issues published during the run of the Campus News Letter. See register of issues below. Vol. 1, No. 1 October 1945 Vol. 1, No. 2 November 1945 Vol. 1, No. 3 December 1945 Vol. 1, No. 4 January 1946 Vol. 1, No. 5 March 1946 Vol. 1. No. 6 April 1946 Vol. 1, No. 9 July 1946 Vol. 2, No. 1...
Dates: 1945-1947

Gilbert Force correspondence, 1943-1948

 Collection
Identifier: 030.01.04
Description of the Collection This collection consists of correspondence by Gilbert A. Force, Illinois Institute of Technology Business Manager, concerning the financial and accounting matters under the responsibility of the business office during post-World War II campus "rehabilitation" period, circa 1943-1947. The correspondence is with Harvey E. Anderson, Business Manager, Walter J. Parduhn, Superintendent of Buildings and Grounds, and R. J. Spaeth, Treasurer. The collection includes materials...
Dates: 1943-1948

Henry R. Linden profile, 1990

 Collection
Identifier: 024.09.02
Description of the Collection

Feature about Henry R. Linden in "Commerce" as this months business profile, February 1990.

Dates: 1990

Henry T. Heald, University President's papers, 1920-1953

 Collection
Identifier: 024.04.01
Description of the Collection

The collection consists of correspondence, memos, reports, and other materials which constitute the administrative files of the of Henry T. Heald in his role as President of Armour Institute of Technology (Chicago), 1937-1940 and as President of Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago), 1940-1952.

Dates: 1920-1953

IGT gaScope collection, 1988-1995

 Collection
Identifier: 011.02.04
Description of the Collection

IGT gaScope (previously Gas Scope) was a serial publication of the Institute of Gas Technology Communications Department. A newsletter-type publication, gaScope contained information about IGT projects and patents, activities, and people. Numbers 1 - 40 issued under title Gas Scope; numbers 42 - 95 (+) issued under name gaScope.

Dates: 1988-1995

Institute of Gas Technology brochure, 1980

 Collection
Identifier: 011.02.03
Description of the Collection

Seminar: Basic Plant Investment Economics Seminar brochure, 1980

Dates: 1980

Institute of Gas Technology publications, 1942-1991

 Collection
Identifier: 011.02.05
Description of the Collection

Materials (papers and serial publications) related to the Institute of Gas Technology.

Dates: 1942-1991

Institute of Gas Technology records, 1958-1979

 Collection
Identifier: 011.02.01
Description of the Collection

Four items. 1. Clipped pages from 1958-60 IIT academic bulletin on Gas Technology program. 2. Booklet, "Membership: Institute of Gas Technology" (ca. 1979). 3. Booklet, "Energy Education: IGT" (ca. 1979). 4. Flyer: "Just Published" Bound Symposium Proceedings" ca. 1975).

Institute for Gas Technology Fellowship flyer, n.d. 2. Institute for Gas Technology Personnel Changes, 1977 3. Institute for Gas Technology information booklets, 1959- 1979

Dates: 1958-1979; Majority of material found within 1958-1979

Institute of Gas Technology research reports, 1977-1979

 Collection
Identifier: 011.02.02
Description of the Collection 1. Research reports from the Institute of Gas Technology: with the following "A Survey of United States and Total World Production, proved reserves and remaining recoverable resources of fossils fuels and uranium as of December 31, 1977" Joseph D. Parent and Henry R Linden, 1977; "Comparison of National Energy Consumption Data" Joseph D Parent and Henry R Linden, 1977; "Development of the Department of Gas Engineering", 1978; "Low-BTU Gas from the IGT Ash Agglomeration Gasification Process"...
Dates: 1977-1979; Majority of material found within 1977-1979

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