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Massachusetts Institute of Technology, class of 1897 correspondence and memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0328

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The collection consists of the constitution of the class of 1897; minutes of meetings; correspondence with class members; reunion notes and memorabilia; and a scrapbook of clippings and press releases about photographs of members of the class. Class secretaries were George M. Lane, Walter Page, Thomas M. Vinton, and John A. Collins, Jr.

Dates

  • 1894 - 1961

Creator

Access note

This collection is open.

Intellectual Property Rights

Access to collections in Distinctive Collections is not authorization to publish. Separate application for permission to publish must be made to the Department of Distinctive Collections, MIT Libraries.

Extent

3.2 Cubic Feet (1 manuscript box, 2 oversize folders)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection consists of the constitution of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology class of 1897; minutes of meetings; correspondence with class members; reunion notes and memorabilia; and a scrapbook of clippings and press releases about photographs of members of the class.

Location

Materials are stored off-site. Advance notice is required for use.

Processing Information note

Some collection descriptions are based on legacy data and may be incomplete or contain inaccuracies. Description may change pending verification. Please contact the MIT Department of Distinctive Collections if you notice any errors or discrepancies.
Title
Guide to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Class of 1897 Correspondence and Memorabilia
Status
Data Entry In Progress
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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