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Aerial photographs, 1951-1961
Description of the Collection Four aerial views of campus and the surrounding area: 1) Black and white aerial view of campus and surrounding area, roughly Michigan Ave. to Canal St., 31st St. to Pershing. Dated 1951, image predates construction of Dan Ryan Expressway, and includes Wentworth Gardens, old Comiskey Park, the Mecca building, and original Armour Institute complex. A two square block area to the east of State St., later to be developed as McCormick Village (student housing complex) is outlined. ...
Fund Raising Brochures collection, 1941-1950
Description of the Collection The collection consists of booklets created as promotional and fund raising materials for distribution to businesses and entrepreneurs soliciting funds for the development of the new campus buildings and academic programs of Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. Beginning with a formal "program and plan" drawn up by the school's Board of Trustees, the booklets includes campus master plans, building designs, and projected costs which are revised in response to the United States' entry...
IIT Campus Aerial photographs, 1940-2002
Description of the Collection Aerial photographs of IIT's main campus on South State Street and surrounding neighborhoods. Some photos include the Chicago Loop skyline or Lake Michigan horizon. Photos are in print (generally 8" x 10") format for earlier years and 35mm contact sheets (ca. 24 to 36 images per 8" x 10" sheet), slides, and some photocopies for later years. With few exceptions, these aerial survey photos were taken annually from 1940 until ca. 1968 (which represents the final build-out of the IIT campus) by...
Office of Communications and Marketing photographs, 1989-1999
Description of the Collection
This collection includes photographs in various formats depicting university-related activities and events. Binder indentification, per binder spine labels, is transcribed at the series level.
- College campuses 3
- Aerial photographs 2
- Fund raising 2
- College buildings 1
- College campuses -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
- Illinois Institute of Technology -- Faculty 1
- Illinois Institute of Technology -- Professional staff 1
- Photographs 1
- World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Schools 1 ∧ less
- Illinois Institute of Technology 3
- Alexander and Associates, Inc. 1
- Brandt & Associates 1
- Illinois Institute of Technology. Office of Communications and Marketing 1
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