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Gene Summers papers, 1990-2001

Identifier: 006.06.34
Description of the Collection Papers from Gene R. Summers, Dean of College of Architecture. The materials are mostly photocopies. The collection includes correspondence to Lew Collens, president of IIT, regarding a living architecture museum at IIT. Also included, are excerpts from "A History of Armour Institute" by James Clinton Peebles (1890) regarding the architecture curriculum, and writings on Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and the architecture department. The collection includes a handwritten draft of this...
Dates: 1990-2001

George Edson Danforth collection, 1944-2005

Identifier: 006.05.03
Description of the Collection

Materials collected by John Blew that formerly belonged to George Danforth. The collection includes artifacts related to Danforth's time at the Illinois Institute of Technology's College of Architecture, as well as World War II identification tags.

Dates: 1944-2005

George Edson Danforth interview, 2004

Identifier: 006.05.02
Description of the Collection

This collection includes a typed transcript of a September, 2004 interview with George Edson Danforth by three members of the Illinois Institute of Technology staff, Matt Cook, Director of Graham Resource Center, Lorna Shawver and Beth Wittbrodt, from the Illinois Institute of Technology Office of Institutional Advancement. In the interview, Danforth recalls his time as a student under Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and reflects on his career.

Dates: Event: 2004; 2007

George W. Larson photographs, 1940-1941

Identifier: 006.06.21
Description of the Collection Two black and white photos of faculty and student members of the Illinois Institute of Technology architecture program circa 1940-1941, taken by George W. Larson, a 1942 graduate. One photo shows a group walking on a downtown Chicago street, the other photograph shows a group sitting on the steps of the Art Institute of Chicago, where IIT architecture courses were taught at that time. Those identified in the photos include the following: Charles Woehrl, Elizabeth Wright (Ingraham), Ernest...
Dates: 1940-1941

Howard Dearstyne papers, 1937-1971

Identifier: 006.06.22
Description of the Collection

Files created by Howard Dearstyne concerning his professional activities and fellow architects. The collection bulks with correspondence. Journal articles and tear sheets, particularly by or about Barry Byrne are also included, as is a photograph by John Gass of a house designed by Byrne. Of particular note is Dearstyne's correspondence with (Jace) Jacques Brownson, Barry Byrne (1937-1963) and others. Sally A. Chappell's name appears frequently in Byrne materials.

Dates: 1937-1971

IIT Skyline collection, 1988

Identifier: 006.04.05
Description of the Collection

IIT Skyline, one issue, 1988

Dates: 1988

Innovation in Dance & Design: Hubbard Street in S. R. Crown Hall, January 25-27, 2008

Identifier: 006.02.16
Description of the Collection

DVD, titled: "Innovation in Dance & Design: Hubbard Street in S. R. Crown Hall, January 25-27, 2008." Produced by the Mies van der Rohe Society and the College of Architecture, Illinois Institute of Technology.

Dates: 2008

Knowledge Box 2 collection, 2009-2012

Identifier: 032.04.09
Description of the Collection Materials related to the construction and exhibition of Knowledge Box 2. The collection includes the architectural model of Knowledge Box 2, construction documentation in manuscript and digital formats (including CAD drawings), the digital audio file used for the 2009 recreated program, and the 35mm slides projected in the Knowledge Box 2 along with a key to the slide projection sequence. The collection also includes documentary information (publicity, press coverage,...
Dates: 2009-2012; Majority of material found in 2009

Lecture Series collection, 1970-1996

Identifier: 006.02.02
Description of the Collection

1. Architecture Lecture Series, 1977: Roberto Burle Marx, Mario Gandelsonas, Rem Koolhaas, Robert Krier, Emilio Ambasz, Leon Krier, Elia Zenghelis, Massimo Scolari, Jay Fellows, Ricardo Legorreta, Dore Ashton, Myron Goldsmith 2. Department of Architecture Lecture, n.d.: William J.R. Curtis; Free Public Lecture, Christo and Jeanne-Claude, 1996

Dates: 1970-1996

Louis John Johnson papers, 1964-1982

Identifier: 006.05.07
Description of the Collection Papers of Louis John Johnson, Assistant Professor of Architecture at Illinois Institute of Technology from 1962-circa 1990. He was promoted to Associate Professor in 1969. Johnson was also partner with another IIT Assistant/Associate Architecture Professor, Walter S. Takeuchi, in the firm of Takeuchi and Johnson, Architects, of 37 S. Wabash in the 1960s and 1970s. The first file consists primarily of correspondence (1964-1969) conducted by Johnson while assembling a book...
Dates: 1964-1982

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Hubbard Street Dance Company 1
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Indiana Dunes State Park (Ind.) 1
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Kluczynski Federal Building (Chicago, Ill.) 1
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Kuruna, Daniel 1
Lafayette Park (Detroit, Mich.) 1
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Malcolmson, Reginald, 1912- 1
Museum of contemporary art (Chicago, Ill.) 1
National Historic Landmarks Survey (U.S.) 1
Navy V-12 Program (U.S.) 1
Nicholson, Benjamin E. 1
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Pavlicek, Richard J. 1
Reich, Lilly, 1885-1947 1
Richter, F. K. (Frederick K.), 1912- 1
Rocha, Guy Louis, 1951- 1
Schlaich-Peterhans, Brigitte 1
Seidel, Peter, 1926- 1
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Sharpe, David C. (David Carold) 1
Shogren, Robert G. 1
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Speyer, A. James 1
Spire, James 1
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