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News Releases collection, 1939-1999

Identifier: 036.01.07

News releases by Illinois Institute of Technology sent to local media announcing events, programs, and activities of the university. Presumed to be a complete run for the years 1940 (founding of IIT) to 1999, except for missing volumes as noted here. No press releases have been found for the months of: January - March 1956 January - March 1957 July - December 1962 July - December 1968 Oct. 1991 - Dec. 1995.


  • Creation: 1939-1999


Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

97 books

9 Boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Formerly 1998.149

Existence and Location of Copies

Digitized materials from this collection are available in Illinois Tech's institutional repository

Bound volumes of news releases 1939-1968 have been digitized and can be accessed at Galvin Library's collection in the Internet Archive:


Catherine Bruck, University Archivist

Part of the Paul V. Galvin Library. University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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