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Charles Dee Sharp film, ca. 1975

 Collection
Identifier: 008.01.24
Description of the Collection Film (color and sound) of Illinois Institute of Technology campus and classroom scenes with shots of Chicago. Per Sharp, the film was made ca. 1975, most likely produced at the request of the President's Office. Credits read, "A Film by Charles Dee Sharp, Produced at ID." Sharp taught filmmaking at the Institute of Design from 1965 to 1980.The film opens with a sunrise and a low angle pan along State St. (as though shot from a moving vehicle). Scenes include students...
Dates: 1975

Faculty, Staff, and Trustees Portraits collection, 1963-1965

 Collection
Identifier: 039.01.63
Description of the Collection Head shot photos of people believed to be faculty, staff, and trustees of IIT. Also may include some alumni and faculty. Generally both negatives and a contact print included. The majority of the images are unidentified. Identified photos include Andrew, MC; Archambault, Bennett (Trustee); Armington, ?; Armour, Lester (Chairman of Board); Armour, Vernon; Armour, Sr., Philip Barnett, B. E.; Brouse, ?; Budenholzer, R. A.; Burke, Ed; Campbell William J.; Christianson, ?;...
Dates: 1963-1965

Farnsworth House photographs, 1950

 Collection
Identifier: 037.05.04
Description of the Collection

Seven photographs (4" x 4" each) of the Farnsworth House (Plano, Illinois), designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, while under construction. The photos are presumed to have been taken by George Danforth.

Dates: 1950

George Edson Danforth collection, 1944-2005

 Collection
Identifier: 006.05.03
Description of the Collection

Materials collected by John Blew that formerly belonged to George Danforth. The collection includes artifacts related to Danforth's time at the Illinois Institute of Technology's College of Architecture, as well as World War II identification tags.

Dates: 1944-2005

George Edson Danforth interview, 2004

 Collection
Identifier: 006.05.02
Description of the Collection

This collection includes a typed transcript of a September, 2004 interview with George Edson Danforth by three members of the Illinois Institute of Technology staff, Matt Cook, Director of Graham Resource Center, Lorna Shawver and Beth Wittbrodt, from the Illinois Institute of Technology Office of Institutional Advancement. In the interview, Danforth recalls his time as a student under Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and reflects on his career.

Dates: Event: 2004; 2007

McCormick Tribune Campus Center and State Street Village media coverage, 2003

 Collection
Identifier: 037.08.10
Description of the Collection Two videos of Chicago television media coverage of the opening of two new buildings on the campus of Illinois Institute of Technology, State Street Village (student housing/dormitory; architect Helmut Jahn) on July 22, 2003 and the McCormick Tribune Campus Center (architect Rem Koolhaas), Sept. 30, 2003 as follows: 1) State Street Village video includes: NBC 5 morning program with interview of Donna Robertson; ca. 3 min. ABC 7 5:00 p.m. news; ca. 1 min. WTTW 11 Chicago Tonight show with...
Dates: 2003

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

Office of Communications and Marketing photographs, 1952-2002

 Collection
Identifier: 036.04.03
Description of the Collection

Photographs and audiovisual materials created by or collected by the Illinois Institute of Technology Office of Communications and Marketing. See 2006.031/Series 2 for A-V materials.

Dates: 1952-2002; Majority of material found within 1983-2002

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Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969 4
Caldwell, Alfred, 1903-1998 2
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Jahn, Helmut, 1940- 2
S. R. Crown Hall (Chicago, Ill.) 2
Achilles, Rolf 1
Brownson, Jacques 1
Candido, Anthony 1
Davis, Jerry 1
Farnsworth House (Plano, Ill.) 1
Farnsworth, Edith 1
Fujikawa, Joseph Y. 1
Gale, Adrian 1
Goldsmith, Myron, 1918-1996 1
Graham, Lois, 1925-2013 1
Harrington, Kevin, 1944- 1
Heald, Henry T. (Henry Townley), 1904-1975 1
Hilberseimer, Ludwig 1
Illinois Institute of Technology. Alumni Association 1
Illinois Institute of Technology. Board of Trustees 1
Illinois Institute of Technology. Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Campus 1
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Illinois Institute of Technology. Institute of Design 1
Illinois Institute of Technology. Office of Communications and Marketing 1
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Keating, Arthur E. 1
Koolhaas, Rem 1
Malcolmson, Reginald, 1912- 1
McCormick Tribune Campus Center (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Myhrum, Charlotte 1
Reber, Grote, 1911-2002 1
Richard H. Driehaus Foundation International Design Competition 1
Robertson, Donna 1
Rohe, Georgia van der 1
Schipporeit, George 1
Schulze, Franz, 1927- 1
Segal, George, 1924-2000 1
Sharp, Charles Dee 1
Sharpe, David C. (David Carold) 1
Siegel, Arthur S. 1
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State Street Village (Chicago, Ill.) 1
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