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Armour Institute dance card booklet, 1912
Various dances were hosted throughout the school year by the Armour Institute of Technology classes. The Freshman Prom was initiated in 1912 by the Class of 1915. A history of the class is included in 1915 edition of The Cycle (school yearbook), pages 51-52. The 1913 edition contains a recap of their Freshman year activities including the dance (page 79), a photo of the dance booklet appears on page 162.
Armour Institute film, 1936-1989
Description of the Collection Black and white film footage of Armour Institute circa 1936-1939. Primarily shows outdoor events, such as sports and games, in connection with the fraternities' annual Circus Day and Junior Week activities. Shows trophy and banners being awarded and defeated team members being "pantsed." The film also includes some interior scenes of labs and science activities. Brief views of staff, such as President Willard Hotchkiss, Dean Henry Heald, and John Schommer, trustees, and others. Exterior...
Dates: 1936-1989; Majority of material found within 1936-1939
Armour Institute of Technology Class Photo, 1936
Description of the Collection
Composite photograph of the members of the graduating class of 1936, Armour Institute of Technology (Chicago).
Henry Holmquest papers, 1928-1987
Papers and books by Henry Holmquest on a number of topics, most from the 1940s and 1950s. Also contains one schoolbook from Holmquest’s time at Lewis Institute, and a self-created volume of his early publications.
Robert Guthrie essay, 1997
Description of the Collection An essay, "BMOC at I.I.T.," by by Robert Guthrie (B.S., Mechanical Engineering, 1949) for his grandson Scott Guthrie, recounting his student days at Illinois Institute of Technology from 1942-1949, with time off for service in World War II, 1943-46. (25 pages.) Guthrie recounts his academic and social activities at IIT, commenting on various professors such as Yale Brozen, C. Roy Mathews, Michael Sadowsky, and Edward Wagenknecht. He also writes aout his extra-curricular clubs...
- Students--Social life and customs 4
- Education--Illinois--Chicago 2
- African Americans 1
- Balls (Parties) 1
- Circus 1
- College students 1
- Dance card 1
- Fraternal organizations 1
- Greek letter societies 1
- Photographs 1
- Programs (Publications) 1
- Social life and customs 1
- Universities and colleges--Societies, etc. 1 ∧ less
- Armour Institute of Technology 3
- Guthrie, Robert M. 1
- Heald, Henry T. (Henry Townley), 1904-1975 1
- Hotchkiss, Willard E. (Willard Eugene), 1874-1956 1
- Jahnke, Fred S. 1
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