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Man on a Bench collection, 1984

Identifier: 006.02.20

Materials related to the sculpture Man on a Bench by George Segal, commissioned by Illinois Institute of Technology as part of the Mies van der Rohe Centennial celebration in 1986. Most of the materials in the collection are secondary materials or copies of primary documents found in other collections.


  • Creation: 1984


Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

1 Folder

Biographical Note

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe was Director of the Department of Architecture at Armour Institute of Technology and Illinois Institute of Technology, 1938-1958. A series of events was hosted at IIT during the centennial year 1986 which marked the 100th anniversary of his birth. These Mies van der Rohe Centennial Records represent materials created as part of the campus celebration events.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Formerly 2007.047

Related Material

See 1991.015 for related Centennial collections., 1998.291/-34 Construction Files, 2001.055 Commencement Videos, 1990.005 Dan Ryan Papers, 1998.178 Inside


Catherine Bruck, University Archivist 11/9/2007

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