Robert Bonthron collection, 1932-1968
The collection consists of materials related to the Black Knight, a defunct Illinois Institute of Technology student organization, and the IIT coat of arms.
- Creation: 1932-1968
- Creation: Majority of material found within 1933-1948
- Bonthron, Robert (Person)
Language of Materials
Records are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Available for Research
Robert Bonthron (BS-ME, 1944) was a member of the first freshman class to enter Illinois Institute of Technology in 1940. Except for 2 1/2 years in the Navy, he was at IIT until he retired in 1991, serving part of that time in the 1970s as Dean of Students.
Arrangement of the Collection
Organized by topic.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Catherine Bruck, University Archivist March 12, 2010