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Founder’s Day Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PI-014

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of any materials related to the Founder’s Day celebrations that began in 1888 to commemorate the founder of the Institute, Charles Pratt. This includes correspondence, planning documents, photographs, invitations, programs, and other ephemera.

Dates

  • 1888 - 1996

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public.

Conditions Governing Use

For permission to publish, contact the Archivist, Pratt Institute Library.

Extent

1.4 Linear Feet (4 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Founder's Day Collection includes correspondence, planning documents, photographs, invitations, programs, and other ephemera related to the Founder’s Day celebrations that have taken place since 1888.

Arrangement

The records are arranged chronologically, and are not divided into series.

Related Materials

Photograph Collection (FOD28, FOD31, FOD35, FOD37, FOD39, FOD65)

Audio-Visual Collection

Creator

Title
Guide to the Founder’s Day Collection
Date
2014
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Pratt Institute Archives Repository

Contact:
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