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Commencement videos, 2000-2006

 Collection
Identifier: 016.02.08
Description of the Collection Video recordings of IIT commencement ceremonies. Generally, the color and sound video includes the following: entrance procession, National Anthem (frequently sung by Terry Shapiro), greetings and remarks by President Lew Collens, presentation of guests to receive honorary degrees and their remarks (commencement address), one or more student speakers, presentation and hooding of graduate candidates, awarding of degrees to graduates and undergraduates, presentation of Alumni Association...
Dates: 2000-2006

John T. Rettaliata papers,1954-1973

 Collection
Identifier: 024.05.03
Description of the Collection Mostly typescripts of speeches by John T. Rettaliata during his presidency at Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago), on campus and external. Small amount of biographical materials - cirriculum vita, press releases, news clippings, etc. including 1947 press release concerning civilian service to U. S. Navy during WWII. Also, his handling of students protests campus sit-in following the Kent State shootings, Rettaliata's 20th anniversary as president and his resignation. One headshot...
Dates: 1954-1973

Miscellaneous Historical Files collection, 1945-1972

 Collection
Identifier: 039.01.62
Description of the Collection

Miscellaneous materials found in IIT Archives. Their original creator/compiler is unknown and the materials may not all be from the same source. Some may be from the offices of Preseidents Heald and Rettaliata. Others materials appear to have come from the university's public relations office. Some folder titles were found on the folders and others were supplied or supplemented by the processor.

Dates: 1945 -1972

Thomas L. Martin, Jr. papers,1972-1983

 Collection
Identifier: 024.07.01
Description of the Collection

Materials related to Thomas L. Martin, Jr. during his tenure as the fourth president of Illinois Institute of Technology, June 1, 1974-June 1, 1987.

Dates: 1972-1983

Thomas L. Martin, Jr. speeches, 1974-1988

 Collection
Identifier: 024.07.02
Description of the Collection

Four folders contain the texts of sixty-nine oral reports, speeches, addresses, and press conferences made by Thomas L. Martin, Jr. as president and president emeritus of IIT to IIT committees, deans, trustees, faculty, students, alumni, boards, professional and civic organizations, and the press. Organized chronologically with a title page for each speech with specific details about the occasion.

Dates: 1974-1988

Thought Leaders Seminar collection, 2003-2006

 Collection
Identifier: 011.11.04
Description of the Collection

Materials related to the IIT Thought Leaders Seminar, an activity of Illinois Institute of Technology.

Dates: 2003-2006

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