Lewis Institute (Chicago, Ill.)
Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:
Armour Institute Administration and Illinois Institute of Technology Incorporation collection, 1919-1972
The bulk of the collection consisits of materials, many mimeographic and photostatic copies, related to the founding of Armour Institute and IIT.
This collection cosists of three attendance charts with graphs illustrating 1) Yearly attendance totals 1897-1940 with "Normal" and "Rehabilitation Work Done for U.S. Government" for years 1919-1927, (2) Attendance by year 1897-1940 for day and evening students, and (3) Evening School attendance by terms for years 1918- 1937 (shows men and women totals for selected years 1918-1922 and Day School attendance by quarters, 1918-1937).
Two black and white professional portrait photographs of students at the Lewis Institute taken by George H Partridge of Chicago. One shows eleven male students, including Walter and Ralph Strong, with a faculty advisor. The other shows six Beta Theta Pho members with winner banner for the Inter-Fraternity Half Mile Relay Race.
This collection includes drawings, plans, blueprints, and other materials stored in the East Map Case. These materials are not all from the same source, nor are they a coherent collection by any factor other than that they are all stored together. See folder listings for an inventory of the items in this collection.
Sheets 15-17 included, with multiple copies of each.
Sheets 2-5 and 8-19 are included.
One folder of administrative materials related to the writing and publishing of the book titled "The Heritage of Illinois Institute of Technology," a commissioned history of IIT published in 1978, authored by Irene Macauley. Includes correspondence, invoices, and estimates for production costs.
Embossers and seals for Lewis Institute and Illinois Institute of Technology. The seals are for: Lewis Institute; Julia Beveridge, Notary, Public; Illinois Institute of Technology, Office of Registrar, Armour; Illinois Institute of Technology, Graduation with High Honors; Illinois Institute of Technology, Graduation with Honors; Illinois Institute of Technology Library (2 identical seals).
- Record Type
- Collection 14
- Archival Component 13
- College buildings 13
- Architecture--Designs and plans 11
- Blueprints 11
- Education--Illinois--Chicago 6
- Real property--Maps 4
- College students 3
- Campus planning 2
- Greek letter societies 2
- Universities and colleges--History 2
- Adult education 1
- Audio-visual materials 1
- Banners 1
- Bronzeville (Chicago, Ill.) 1
- College attendance 1
- College campuses 1
- College student newspapers and periodicals 1
- College trustees 1
- Cultural artifacts 1
- Financial statements 1
- Illinois Institute of Technology. Board of Trustees 1
- Letting of contracts 1
- Millennium celebrations (Year 2000) 1
- Minutes (Records) 1
- Real estate development 1
- Records (Documents) 1
- Serial publications 1
- Student activities 1
- Tax returns 1
- Universities and colleges--Administration 1
- Universities and colleges--Curricula 1
- Universities and colleges--Faculty 1
- Universities and colleges--Mergers 1
- Universities and colleges--Statistics 1
- World War, 1914-1918 1 ∧ less