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Alfred Caldwell blueprint, 1954

Blueprint, "Landscape Plan for Housing Area" of Illinois Institute of Technology campus (Chicago) by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Architect, and Alfred Caldwell, Landscape Architect. Shows "play Meadow" and six surrounding buildings between Michigan Ave. and Wabash Ave. Includes a Planting List of t...

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American School of Correspondence text books, 1902-1907

Nine titles published by American School of Correspondence, either independently or in conjunction with Armour Institute of Technology. Titles and dates as follows:

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Armour Institute of Technology grade books, 1895- 1908

Armour Institute of Technology (Chicago) Grade Reports, about 500 entires in total, primarily for 1898-1899, but with notes in some cases as to student's date of entry to AIT, date left, and if they graduated later. Grade reports are for students in the engineering and architecture curricula. Ent...

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Armour Institute of Technology library records, 1909-1940

Materials relating to the operation of the Armour Institute of Technology (Chicago, 1892-1940) library including circulation records, purchases of equipent and furniture, and inventory lists.

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Armour Institute of Technology records, 1882- 1947

Materials related to Armour Institute of Technology and Armour Mission, mostly published materials: programs, serials, reports, bulletins, and essays. Includes information on student life and events, commencements, courses, and academics. Lesser amounts of administrative materials on budgets, sch...

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Armour Institute of Technology student records, 1899-1943

Set of 3 x 5" typed index cards of students who attended Armour Institute of Technology. Generally one per student, showing student's name and address, classes taken by academic term usually with course title and number, and grade received. Miscellaneous other information is sometimes included. I...

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Armour Mission Records, 1845-1934

Records of Armour Mission, Chicago, IL, 1886-1934. The collection includes records concerning church congregation membership and programs, official publications, financial records, real estate materials, and artifacts as detailed below.

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Armour Research Foundation Collection, 1951–1964 and undated

Photos (4x5” black & white contact prints; most mounted on index cards) of Armour Research Foundation and Illinois Institute of Technology activities primarily documenting research and laboratory experiments. Identifications are generally included. Negatives are available for most images. See inv...

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Armour Research Foundation Collection, 1951–1964 and undated

Catherine Bruck, University Archivist Oct. 5, 2004 NOTE: There appear to be numerous mis-spellings in this document; I corrected many common word, but left spellings of names and technical/scientific terms as they were typed until they can be checked for accuracy. I am uncertain if the errors are...

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Armour Research Foundation Collection, ca 1940

3 ¼” x 4” glass slides. Slides are bound in either black or red tape. Some have commercial mounts reading “Bond Slide Co., Inc. Chicago” and “Chicago Slide Co., 6 E. Lake St. Chicago.” Box 1 images bulk with graphs, technical charts, gauges, a telephone switchboard (?) and what appears to be ...

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Armour Research Foundation Collection, ca 1940

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. ®/ x 111.

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Armour Research Foundation Collection, ca. 1940-1964

Armour Research Foundation (ARF) was one of the first private, not-for-profit contract research laboratories in the United States. Begun in Chicago in 1936 by Armour Institute of Technology (AIT), ARF was acquired by Illinois Institute of Technology in 1940 when IIT was created by the merger of A...

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Armour research foundation tag

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".

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Armour War Training records, 1896- 1931

Records from the Armour Institute of Technology focused on student applications and wartime training courses in Marine Engineering and aviation training. Includes some information of the telegraph, radio, and signal corps trainings as well as materials on the Aviation Reserve Courses, Navy V-5 pr...

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Bronzeville Collection, 1925

"South Central Association Souvenir Twenty-third Street Viaduct Opening" publication, being a 116-page booklet, dated 1925, published by the South Central [or Central South?] Association, a Chicago citizens’ membership organization. Includes list of members (individuals and businesses), advertise...

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Bronzeville Collection, 1925-2000

Bronzeville is the name used to identify the historically African American community in which Illinois Institute of Technology is located on the south side of Chicago. The area roughly encompasses the three neighborhoods officially identified as Douglas,Grand Boulevard, and Kenwood.

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Bronzeville Collection, 1927

Printed label (gray on black) for a 1927 phonograph record titled “Lovin’s Been Here and Gone to Mecca Flats” by Jimmie Blythe. Label appears not to have been used. Marked as follows: Paramount/Electrically Recorded/14019 B/Piano Solo/Lovin’s Been Here and/Gone to Mecca Flats/(blithe)/Jimmie/Blyt...

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Bronzeville Collection, 1950s

Three tickets to the Grand Theatre, 3110 S. State Street, Chicago with face value of 25 cents each.

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Bronzeville Collection, 1950s

Slide images are as follows: *Note that The University of Chicago Archives holds the “Mildred Mead Photographs” in their photographic files. All of these images were used in “The Poorhouse: Subsidized Housing in Chicago, 1895 – 1976” by Devereux Bowly, Jr. (Carbondale: Southern Illinois Universit...

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Bronzeville Collection, 1961

One aerial color photograph (by unidentified photographer) of buildings, primarily residential, covering the 3400 south blocks of Michigan Ave., Indiana Ave., Prairie Ave., and Calumet Ave. in Chicago. Photo is apparently taken from the roof of De La Salle Institute (located at 3455 S. Wabash) an...

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Bronzeville Collection, 2000

Thirty-one page booklet, Bronzeville Digital Stories, being a print version of interviews conducted by Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago) students with nine African Americans, current and former residents of Chicago’s historically black neighborhood. In electronic form, these pages were p...

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Camp Armour Collection, 1955

Color film titled Armour Summer Camp of Illinois Institute of Technology produced by the Visual Education Department (F. Lundgren, director; photography by John Butkus) and presented by the Alumni Association of IIT; ca. 1955; 26 min. Silent, but with section titles and brief text to introduces s...

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Camp Armour Collection, Ca. 1940s

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Camp Armour Collection, ca. 1940s-1955

Camp Armour was operated from ca. 1905 to 1963 by the Civil Engineering Department at Armour Institute of Technology and Illinois Institute of Technology to teach surveying classes during a summer session. The original location was in Michigan; from 1914 on it was located on Upper Trout Lake in W...

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