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Richard J. Pavlicek collection, 1941-1948

Identifier: 037.02.59

Blueprints of three Illinois Institute of Technology campus buildings designed by Mies van der Rohe: Metallurgical Research Building for Armour Research Foundation (later the south portion of the Materials and Metals Building), Navy Building, Chemical Engineering and Metallurgy Building (later Perlstein Hall).

Dates: 1941-1948

Richard J. Pavlicek photographs, 1949

Identifier: 006.06.28
Description of the Collection Vintage black and white photographs of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Illinois Institute of Technology Department of Architecture students, ca. 1949. All photos are believed to have been taken by Richard J. Pavlicek. The photographs include: Five prints of the graduation party for the Class of 1949, which was a class trip to Indiana Sand Dunes for a picnic. The photographs include a group of 21...
Dates: 1949

Robert F. Carr Memorial Chapel of St. Savior collection, 1952-2007

Identifier: 037.02.03
Description of the Collection

Two items related to the Robert F. Carr Memorial Chapel of St. Saviour: 1) Flyer with brief information about Carr Chapel; probably issued as a publicity piece shortly after the building was opened in 1952. 2) Article by Margaret M. Grubiak, "Educating the Moral Scientist: The Chapels at I.I.T. and M.I.T.," published in ARRIS: Journal of the Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians (volume 18, 2007) (entire volume on file; gift of Margaret Grubiak)

Dates: 1952-2007

Robert F. Carr Memorial Chapel of St. Savior, IIT

Identifier: 037.02.01
Description of the Collection

Presentation-style book apparently prepared and published by the Mies van der Rohe Society of IIT under the title "Robert F. Carr Memorial Chapel of St. Savior, IIT," for presentation to donors supportive of the chapel's restoration. Contains ten pages of color photographs of the chapel's interior a brief history of the chapel. The final page reads "Thank you from the Mies van der Rohe Society and the IIT Community."

Dates: 2010

S. R. Crown Hall stamp, 1982

Identifier: 037.07.10
Description of the Collection

United States Postal Service stamp depicting S. R. Crown Hall. The item is a stamp cover commemorating first day of issue stamp. Image on stamp on cover is of S. R. Crown Hall in recognition of the Ludwig Mies van der Rohe-designed campus of Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago. Cancellation dated Sept. 30, 1982. Also displayed in window of envelope is a gold-plated reproduction of the stamp.

Dates: 1982

School of Architecture photographs, 1941-1943

Identifier: 006.06.20
Description of the Collection

Black and white photographic negatives with contact sheets showing classroom scenes and social gatherings featuring Illinois Institute of Technology architecture students and faculty, circa 1942. Ludwig Mies van der Rohe can be seen among the students. There are also several shots from the 3300 block of south Federal Street, and one image shows a wall calendar in the background from May 1942. As a note, Mies was awarded a patent on May 19, 1942.

Dates: 1941-1943

Sidney Epstein photographs, 1968

Identifier: 006.06.31
Description of the Collection Four photographs taken at the Graham Foundation in Chicago of a meeting of representatives of the four Chicago firms that were hired by the General Services Administration to design and construct the Everett McKinley Dirksen U.S. Courthouse and the Kluczynski Federal Building. These photos were probably taken in or around 1968 as Mies was present that day and died in the summer of 1969. Three of the photographs feature Mies alone, either seated at a table (1) or standing next to a bust of...
Dates: 1968

Wayne Kosterman pamphlets, 1980

Identifier: 008.05.11
Description of the Collection Two brochures on the buildings designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe at 900-910 N. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago (built 1955). The brochures were designed by Wayne Kosterman with the intention of creating pieces that would appear "the way Mies might have if he were a graphic designer," per Kosterman. They serve as documentary pieces concerning the buildings and the art works hung in them. The first brochure is "Mies and 900-910," a 12-pages (and slipcase)...
Dates: 1980

Willard Hotchkiss papers, 1924-1937

Identifier: 002.05.15
Description of the Collection

The papers of Willard Hotchkiss in his role as President of Armour Institute of Technology, Chicago, 1932-1937.

Dates: 1924-1937

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Chicago Architecture Foundation 1
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Everett McKinley Dirksen United States Courthouse (Chicago, Ill.) 1
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Farnsworth, Edith 1
Finfer, Mark 1
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Fitzgerald, Dan 1
Force, Gilbert 1
Gale, Adrian 1
Goldsmith, Myron, 1918-1996 1
Goslyn, Ken 1
Greenwald, Bennett 1
Greenwald, Herbert S., 1915-1959 1
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Gunsaulus, Frank W. (Frank Wakeley), 1856-1921 1
Haid, David, 1928-1993 1
Harrington, Kevin, 1944- 1
Hayakawa, S. I. (Samuel Ichiyé), 1906-1992 1
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Hotchkiss, Willard E. (Willard Eugene), 1874-1956 1
Illinois Institute of Technology. Board of Trustees 1
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Indiana Dunes State Park (Ind.) 1
Joel, David 1
Keating, Arthur E. 1
Klukaszewski, John 1
Kosterman, Wayne 1
Lafayette Park (Detroit, Mich.) 1
Lambert, Phyllis 1
Loginsky, Alvin 1
Lost and Found Productions 1
Materials and Metals Building (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Mies van der Rohe Centennial Exhibition 1
Murphy, Charles 1
Museum of contemporary art (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Nyholm, Arvid 1
Palais des machines (Paris, France) 1
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