Office of the General Counsel records, 1945-1989
Documents from IIT's Office of the General Counsel, documenting two cases of long-term legal concern to IIT: 1) sex discrimination charges filed by former IIT psychology professor Helen Cohen regarding her failure to obtain tenure in 1971 and her subsequent placement in "terminal" status (1971-ca. 1985; four files); and 2) a file documenting IIT's contractual arrangements with the Institute for Gas Technology (1948-1988). Also present is a copy of the IIT president's report from 1972-73 and a copy of a ca. 1991 IIT promotional booklet titled "Converging Visions: the Making of A University."
- Majority of material found within 1971-1989
Language of Materials
Records are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Available for Research
Sent to the IIT Archives on November 2, 2010 by Mary Anne Smith, IIT Vice President and General Counsel.
Mindy C. Pugh, Assistant University Archivist, 12/3/2010