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Action-Reaction films, ca. 1963

 Collection
Identifier: 031.10.07
Description of the Collection

Two 16 mm reels, label on first reel reads "Action - Reaction, Acceleration - Deceleration," black and white, silent, 4½" diameter, ca. 8 min. The reel is rusted. Second reel's label reads "Orbit - ( Action - Reaction Demo ), ARF (?). IIT/Ralph Luoma" Film is 100 feet, color, 3½" diameter, ca. 5 min., on spool, perforated number: 725811336. Note: Ralph Luoma was IIT campus photographer circa 1963.

Dates: 1963

ARF dessert plate, 1940

 Collection
Identifier: 031.09.02
Description of the Collection

One ceramic dessert plate, white with black letters "ARF" (for Armour Research Foundation) and black trim near edge. Marked on back: Liberty [illeg.] China/Albert Pick Co. Inc./ Chicago Illinois/McNicol China/Clarksburg/W. Va./U.S.A.

Dates: 1940

ARF News collection, 1949-1960

 Collection
Identifier: 031.04.01
Abstract

Per volume 1, no. 1 (January, 1939) ARF News was "A publication for members of Armour Research Foundation....Published monthly under the direction of the Public Relations department for the information and interest of the members of Armour Research Foundation, 35 West 33rd Street, Chicago, 16, Ill."

Dates: 1949-1960

ARF newsclippings collection, 1962

 Collection
Identifier: 031.04.04
Description of the Collection

One booklet of photocopied national news articles about ARF, Jun.- Dec. 1962

Dates: 1962; Majority of material found in 1962

ARF photo prints and negatives, 1951-1964

 Collection
Identifier: 031.08.02
Description of the Collection Negatives and contact prints of black and white images documenting scientists and research projects of Armour Research Foundation (later, IITRI). Negatives are 2¼" sq. and 4x5" and are housed in paper envelopes with numbers corresponding to the images in the index list below. Negatives also have an inventory number (3 or 4 digits) which is different from that on the envelope. This appears to be a earlier...
Dates: 1951-1964

ARF Publicity collection, 1932-1963

 Collection
Identifier: 031.04.10
Description of the Collection Materials published by the Armour Research Foundation (ARF) sent to potential clients. Contains the following folders: 1) ARF Undated Publicity 2) Research Applied to Industry, 1932 3) International Division of ARF, 1940s 4) "To Our Sponsors" 1945 & 1950s 5) Industrial Laboratories, 1950 6) Armour Research Foundation advertising, 1953 7) Fact Sheet on Precision Gage Laboratory, 1954 8) ARF Technical Areas, 1956 9) New York Office opening announcement, 1962 10) ARF name-change...
Dates: 1932-1963; Majority of material found in 1932-1963

ARF tag

 Collection
Identifier: 031.09.01
Description of the Collection

Metal tag previously used as an inventory tag on one of several file cabinets used by Marvin Camras at Armour Research Foundation. Reads: "Armour Research Foundation/A1879".

Dates: 1888

ARF/IIT Mexican-American Conference on Industrial Research collection, 1945

 Collection
Identifier: 031.05.02
Description of the Collection Materials concerning the Mexican-American Conference on Industrial Research sponsored by Armour Research Foundation and Illinois Institute of Technology, October 1 - 6, 1945. Materials include daily itineraries, speaker, guest, sponsor, and hosts lists and a post-conference publication, Press Clippings, which reproduced extensive press coverage given to the conference. Also included is a formal printed personal invitation to Clinton E. Stryker and 2 copies of Proceedings of the...
Dates: 1945

ARF/IITRI newsletters collection, 1944-1982

 Collection
Identifier: 031.04.05
Description of the Collection General newsletters published by ARF/IITRI under various headings. Incomplete run, contains the following issues. 1) ARF News Bulletin: No. 6, August, 1944; No. 7, October, 1944; No. 10, April, 1945; No. 11, May, 1945; No. 12, June, 1945. 2) ARF News: Vol. 1 No. 11, Dec. 1949; Vol. 2 No. 11, Nov. 1950; Vol. 2 No. 12, Dec. 1950; Vol. 3, No. 1, Jan. 1951; Vol. 3 No. 2, Feb. 1951; Vol. 3 No. 4, Apr. 1951; Vol. 3 No. 5, May 1951; Vol. 3, No.5, May 1951; Vol.3 No.8, Aug. 1951; Vol. 3 No. 8,...
Dates: 1944-1982; Majority of material found in 1951-1963

ARF/IITRI non-serial publications collection, 1961-1989

 Collection
Identifier: 031.04.06
Description of the Collection Various non-serial publications from ARF/IITRI. Contains the following publications: 1) Automatically Programmed Tools Long Range Program, n.d. 2) Seminar in Research and Ntional Railroads proceedings, 1961 3) Space Payload Management Capabilities of ARF, 1962 4) Buildings Survey Committee and Sub-Committee on Monitering Medical Facilities, 1962. 5) The State of Energy: 1980, by David L. Morrison (President of IITRI) 6) Proceedings of the Second Annual National Noise Abattement...
Dates: 1961-1989; Majority of material found in 1961-1989

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