Armour Institute of Technology records, 1893-1941
Materials related to Armour Institute of Technology and Armour Mission, mostly published materials: programs, serials, reports, bulletins, and essays. Includes information on student life and events, commencements, courses, and academics. Lesser amounts of administrative materials on budgets, school planning, and board of trustees minutes.
- Armour Institute of Technology (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Available for Research
Armour Institute of Technology, established 1892, was one of the two colleges that merged to form IIT in 1940. It was founded by local pastor Rev. Frank Gunsaulus and supported financially by Phillip D. Armour, president of the Armour Meatpacking Company.
Arrangement of the Collection
Note that these materials do not appear to reflect any original order, and may not all be from the same source.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Formerly 1998.186, 1998.015, 2004.050, 2012.009, 1989.001 (as part of 022.01.03), 1998.028 (as part of 022.01.03)
Mindy C. Pugh, University Archivist, March 12, 2021
- Architects -- Illinois -- Chicago
- Armour Institute of Technology
- College graduates
- College sports
- College theater
- College trustees
- Commencement ceremonies
- Halas, Walter J.
- Illinois Institute of Technology. Board of Trustees
- Krafft, W. C.
- Serial publications
- Stagg, Alonzo, A., Sr.
- Student activities
- Thoelecke, Louis
- Witashkis, Philip