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Pratt Manhattan Center

 Organization

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Buildings and Grounds Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PI-022
Abstract

The Buildings and Grounds Collection contains records about Pratt Institute's Brooklyn and Manhattan campuses, their buildings and features, and its development over time. The records date from 1849 to 2017 and include real estate documents, mentions of Pratt in the media, and development proposals, among others. Digitized images of Pratt Institute's buildings and grounds are available on the following link: https://www.jstor.org/site/pratt/buildings-image .

Dates: 1849 - 2017

Records of the Department of Exhibitions

 Collection
Identifier: PI-008
Abstract

The Department of Exhibitions has hosted art exhibitions in various locations on and off the Pratt Institute campus approximately since 1896. Records maintained in the course of the department’s activities include item checklists, photographs, press releases, flyers, and catalogs. The items in this collection range from 1896 to 2017 and are arranged by location.

Dates: 1896 - 2017; Majority of material found within 1970 - 2003

Records of the School of Information and Library Science

 Collection
Identifier: PI-001
Abstract

The Records of the School of Information and Library Science documents the history of America’s oldest library school in continuous operation beginning with its founding in 1890. Through correspondence, curriculum materials, student work, and other documents, this collection provides an account of the library school’s activities up to the 21st century, especially in its first 50 years.

Dates: 1886 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1895 - 1939