Melvin T. Tracht papers, 1970-1982
Records of Melvin T. Tracht, Treasurer of Illinois Institute of Technology in his role as a member of the Illinois Institute of Technology and IIT Research Institute Boards of Trustees. Bulks with financial materials including budgets, balance sheets, and annual reports. IIT-related files include executive committee reports, financial committee materials, bylaws and resolutions. Other topics include Crystal Lake property, endowment funds, Institute of Gas Technology, enrollment, tuition, Crerar Library and Oliver W. Tuthill, IIT libraries, Commission on the Future of IIT (COMFIIT), interactive computer system, 77 S. Wacker Dr., and Michael Reese Nursing Program. IIT Research Institute (IITRI) files include budgets and bylaws and monthly statistical reports on personnel, research activity, investments and finances. Other topics include federal income tax case, metals division, Cabrini-Green High Impact Program, research projects lists, policy and objective statement, retirement plan, site visit report, Richard C. Moon, and Clinton J. Grubbs.
- Majority of material found within 1976-1977
Language of Materials
Records are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Melvin T. Tracht was Vice President and Treasurer at Illinois Institute of Technology in the mid- to late-1970s.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Catherine Bruck, University Archivist
- IIT Research Institute
- Illinois Institute of Technology -- Endowments
- Illinois Institute of Technology -- Tuition
- Illinois Institute of Technology. Commission on the Future of IIT
- Illinois Institute of Technology. Institute of Gas Technology
- John Crerar Library
- Michael Reese Hospital
- Real estate development
- Universities and colleges--Finance