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Building Reference files, 1896-2013

 Collection
Identifier: 037.06.01
Scope and Contents The Building Reference Files collection consists of a mix of primary and secondary source material relating to the buildings and campuses of the Illinois Institute of Technology and its predecessor institutions. These files formerly served as "drop files" where archives staff collected clippings, ephemera, and photographs related to the buildings and campus, and as a result, many of the files consist wholly of secondary material (including photocopies and clippings from university...
Dates: 1895-2013

Buildings and Grounds collection, 1937-1956

 Collection
Identifier: 029.03.09
Description of the Collection Collection includes "File # 204" (probably refers to account number), which consists of financial documents relating to landscaping of "A.P.D. Building" (Architecture, Planning and Design, i.e., S. R. Crown Hall). Bulks with purchase requisitions and work orders. Also some bid and work correspondence, including memo signed by Alfred Caldwell.Other materials (probably not originally part of File #204) are photos of campus plans. Included are reproductions of drawings of Alfred S....
Dates: 1937-1956; Majority of material found in 1955-1956

Integral Ball invitation, 1957

 Collection
Identifier: 027.01.07
Abstract

Invitation to the 1957 Integral Ball, an annual formal student dance held at Illinois Institute of Technology in the 1950s. The 1957 ball took place in S. R. Crown Hall, and Duke Ellington and his orchestra provided the music for the dance that year.

Dates: 1957; 1957

Lewis Collens videos, 1987-2006

 Collection
Identifier: 024.10.10
Description of the Collection

A-V materials sent from Pres. Lew Collens' office (some c/o Judy Carr). The films have not been viewed; presumably, they all have some connection to people and/or programs of Illinois Institute of Technology.

Dates: 1998-2006

Mies Centennial records, 1969-1986

 Collection
Identifier: 006.02.06
Abstract

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe was Director of the Department of Architecture at Armour Institute of Technology and Illinois Institute of Technology, 1938 - 1958. A series of events was hosted at IIT during the centennial year 1986 which marked the 100th anniversary of his birth. These Mies van der Rohe Centennial records represent materials created as part of the campus celebration events.

Dates: 1969-1986

Mies van der Rohe Society collection, 2004-2010

 Collection
Identifier: 032.04.01
Description of the Collection

Flyers, invites and other publicity material for events hosted or organized by the Mies van der Rohe Society, including lectures, tours, exhibits, and receptions.

Dates: 2004-2010

S. R. Crown Hall collection, 1956-2005

 Collection
Identifier: 037.07.09
Description of the Collection This collection contains publications and ephemera realted to or featuring S.R. Crown Hall, including the following: Dedication ceremonies program booklet, April 30, 1956 (8 pages), Booklet titled Preliminary Staff Summary of Information (submitted to the Commission on Chicago Landmarks in October 1996 to designate S. R. Crown Hall as a local landmark), menu from the Wabash Railroad (which ran past the IIT campus) with image of Crown Hall on the front (ca. 1956), Historic Illinois, Vol. 24,...
Dates: 1956-2005

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Caldwell, Alfred, 1903-1998 2
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969 2
Achilles, Rolf 1
Alschuler, Alfred S. (Alfred Samuel), 1876-1940 1
Alumni Memorial Hall (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Andrews, Lori B., 1952- 1
Armour Flats (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Armour Institute of Technology 1
Armour Mission (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Armour Research Foundation (U.S.) 1
Arthur Keating Hall (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Bailey Hall (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Battle, Kenny 1
Brownson, Jacques 1
Candido, Anthony 1
Carman Hall (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Chapin Hall (South Federal Street : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Commons Building (Chicago, Ill. : South Wabash Avenue) 1
Danforth, George 1
Davis, Jerry 1
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 1
Farr Hall (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Fujikawa, Joseph Y. 1
Gale, Adrian 1
Goldsmith, Myron, 1918-1996 1
Gunsaulus Hall (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Harrington, Kevin, 1944- 1
Hermann Hall (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Hilberseimer, Ludwig 1
IIT Research Institute 1
Illinois Institute of Technology. Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Campus 1
Illinois Institute of Technology. Mies van der Rohe Society 1
Illinois Intsitute of Technology. Robert F. Carr Memorial Chapel 1
Jahn, Helmut, 1940- 1
Koolhaas, Rem 1
Krent, Harold J. 1
Lewis Institute 1
Life Sciences Building (Chicago, Ill. : South Dearborn Street) 1
Main Building (Chicago, Ill. : South Federal Street) 1
Malcolmson, Reginald, 1912- 1
Materials and Metals Building (Chicago, Ill.) 1
McCormick Tribune Campus Center (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Mecca Apartments (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Myhrum, Charlotte 1
Nahmod, Sheldon H., 1940- 1
Paul V. Galvin Library 1
Perlstein Hall (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Rohe, Georgia van der 1
Schipporeit, George 1
Schulze, Franz, 1927- 1
Segal, George, 1924-2000 1
State Street Village (Chicago, Ill.) 1
University Technology Park at Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Weber, Hugo, 1918-1971 1
Wishnick Hall (Chicago, Ill.) 1
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