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025/03. Crerar/Kemper, and Early Libraries and Archives

 Record Group Term
Identifier: 025/03

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Crerar Library collection, 1960

Identifier: 025.03.04
Description of the Collection Slides showing various architectural renderings of Crerar Library. Images include elevation, floor and site plans, and perspectives; include working and design drawings. Slide listing as follows: 1998.20.1 Ultimate site plan/design drawing 1998.20.2 Site plan/working drawing showing Chapin Hall 1998.20.3 2nd floor plan/design drawing 1998.20.4 1st floor plan/design drawing 1998.20.5 Perspective/entrance stairs 1998.20.6 Entrance court/design drawing 1998.20.7 Mechanical room/working drawing...
Dates: circa 1960; Majority of material found in circa 1960

Crerar Library collection, 1962

Identifier: 025.03.05
Description of the Collection 16 mm B&W silent film (3 minutes long) of the move of the Crerar Library collection from its Chicago Loop location to the campus of Illinois Institute of Technology in September 14, 1962 by (Jack) Hallett & Sons Movers. Shows images of trucks being loaded, exterior of Crerar Kemper Library (IIT's campus),and movers replacing shelves loaded with books on the uprights. Two additional vintage film roles believed to be the same film were added to this collection 10/23/2003 (previously...
Dates: 1962

Crerar/Kemper Library collection, 1962-1985

Identifier: 025.03.08
Description of the Collection

Wall signage letters (31 letters and 1 directional arrow) of cut aluminum used in the Crerar/Kemper Library ca. 1962 - 1985. Unknown what the letters originally spelled. 15/16" high. Artifact.

Dates: 1962-1985

Crerar/Kemper Library deaccession of Society of Typographic Arts collection, 1977

Identifier: 025.03.07
Description of the Collection

Correspondence file concerning a collection of materials relating to the Society of Typographic Arts which was previously housed in the Crerar/Kemper Library. The collection was transferred to Chicago Historical Society per the correspondence dated 1977.

Dates: 1977

Crerar/Kemper Library records, 1962-1968

Identifier: 025.03.06
Description of the Collection Appears to be a record of book and journal purchases by the Kemper (and/or Crerar) Library on the campus of Illinois Institute of Technology. Binder titles, (Materials were found in three-ring binders and were removed to archival folders, one folder per binder.) as identified on the spines, were as follows: Periodicals-1962 Periodicals-1963 Funds- 1961-62 Funds- 1962-63 Funds- 1963-64 Funds- 1965-66 Funds- 1966-67 Funds- 1967-68 Political and Social Science-1965-66 Political and Social...
Dates: 1962 -1968

Crerar/Kemper Library records, 1975-1981

Identifier: 025.03.10
Description of the Collection Materials related to the termination of the agreement between the John Crerar Library and IIT's Kemper Library, and plans regarding the future of IIT's academic library/libraries. See below for folder listing. BOX 1 IIT/JCL Lease Library Planning/JCL Materials and IIT Planning Parameters Library Planning Committee BOX 2 J. Crerar Library Library Planning Committee (appointed 2/82) Library Synopsis of NSF Proposal Library Steering Committee LCS Issues 1980-81 Library Correspondence General...
Dates: 1975-1981

Early IIT Libraries records, 1893-1963

Identifier: 025.03.14
Description of the Collection

"Library Accessions", being 24 bound volumes with the original hand-written register of books and serials purchased for the Armour Institute of Technology, and subsequently, for the Illinois Institute of Technology library collections. Dates: 1893-1963.

Dates: 1893 -1963

Gunsaulus Rare Books collection, 1920-1955

Identifier: 025.03.11
Description of the Collection Materials concerning the Frank W. Gunsaulus Rare Books Collection, which he gifted to Armour Institute of Technology. Includes inventories of titles in the collection, correspondence regarding purchases and proposed sales of the books and historical values. Folder titles: Reference Materials; includes a copy of Catalogue of the Gunsaulus Collection by IIT Special Collections Librarian Vince Golden, 2001 Rare books collection/Folder 1 of 2 Rare books collection/Folder 2 of 2 Gunsaulus Rare...
Dates: 1920-1955

Kemper and Crerar Libraries Missing/Stolen Books collection, 1953-1985

Identifier: 025.03.12
Description of the Collection

Collection concerns books, manuscripts, and/or documents identified as stolen and/or missing from the collections of the Kemper Library/Paul V. Galvin Library (including the Gunsaulus Rare Book collection) and the John J. Crerar Library.

Dates: circa 1953-1985

Kemper Library Handbooks collection, 1971-1976

Identifier: 025.03.02
Description of the Collection

Library handbooks for the Kemper Library, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, for the following years (with quantities): 1971 (2), 1972 (2), 1973 (2), 1974 (2), 1975 (2), 1976 (2).

Dates: 1971-1976

Paul V. Galvin Library

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