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50 Years Bauhaus collection, 1969-1970

Identifier: 008.03.04

Administrative files of the activities and events celebrating the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Bauhaus hosted by Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago) in 1969.


  • Creation: 1969-1970


Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

40 Series

Biographical / Historical

50 Years Bauhaus was a 1969 international event commemorated by the West German Government. The event marked the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Bauhaus in 1919 by Walter Gropius in Weimar, Germany. Illinois Institute of Technology hosted the traveling exhibit in Crown Hall as the exhibit's U. S. premier venue. Events and speakers were scheduled during the exhibit.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Formerly 1993.025

Related Material

1991.015 Mies van der Rohe Birth Centennial Collection


Catherine Bruck, University Archivist 4/2/2003



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