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Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Records of the Association of Alumni and Alumnae of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0010

Scope and Contents of the Collection

These records were created by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Alumni Association to keep track of alumni deaths as part of of the periodic publication of an alumni directory.

Boxes 1 through 76 comprise records for deceased alumni; they are arranged alphabetically by last name.

Records in boxes 77 through 135 consist of another alpha file which contain files relating to alumni who died between and 1995. In addition to records of date of death, files in this second group also contain some biographical materials, including press releases, newsclippings, and biographical sketches dating from 1965 through 1995.

Dates

  • before 1995

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open.

Extent

40.9 Cubic Feet (59 manuscript boxes, 76 square boxes )

Language of Materials

English

Source of Acquisition

Records were transferred to the Department of Distinctive Collections (formerly the Institute Archives and Special Collections) from the MIT Museum in 2004.
Status
Ready For Review
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Libraries. Department of Distinctive Collections Repository

Contact:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Libraries
Building 14N-118
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge MA 02139-4307 US