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Armour Institute music school artifact, 1895
Armour Institute of Technology (Chicago) opened in 1892 as "Armour Institute" and incorporated on June 20, 1895 as "Armour Institute of Technology" (but still commonly referred to as Armour Institute). Music, as an academic discipline, was not taught at Armour, but did comprise an active part of the extra curricular activities of the school. Little more is known about the Armour Institute Music School as a distinct entity.
Armour Tech Glee and Mandolin Clubs collection, 1907
Poster announcing a 1907 performance of the "Armour Tech Glee and Mandolin Clubs Annual Home Concert," Dec. 13, 1907. The event to be held in the Armour Mission building on the campus of Armour Institute of Technology. The poster is on board, printed in black, and includes a group photo of 29 men in formal dress.
Campus Cultural Performances and Exhibits, 1950-2006
Materials related to campus events at IIT, mostly flyers and programs.
C.V. Smith photographs, circa 1900-1929
Collection consists mainly of with B&W photos of Armour Institute buildings. It also includes two photos groups of men.
Duke Ellington film, 1962
Duke Ellington photographs, 1962
This collection consists of 8x10" black and white photographs taken by Don Sparks of a Duke Ellington concert at Illinois Institute of Technology, most likely the one held in Hermann Hall in 1962.
- Musicians 4
- African American jazz musicians 2
- College students 2
- Concerts -- Illinois -- Chicago 2
- Jazz 2
- Student activities 2
- College buildings 1
- College campuses 1
- Concerts 1
- Cultural artifacts 1 ∧ less
- Armour Institute of Technology 3
- Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 2
- Illinois Institute of Technology 1
- Smith, C. V. 1
- Sparks, Don 1