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Universities and colleges--Alumni and alumnae

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast
Scope Note: Use for Pratt Alumni papers or records about alumni relations.

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Alice E. Fitts Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-021
Abstract

The Alice Fitts Papers document Miss Fitts’ time as the Director of the Department of Kindergartens at Pratt Institute through personal notes, correspondences and teaching materials dating from 1896 to 1916.

Dates: 1896 - 1916; Majority of material found within 1890 - 1910

Alumni Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PI-023
Abstract

The Alumni Collection documents the alumni of Pratt Institute through newsletters, graduation lists, student publications and various alumni associations from 1889 to 2015.

Dates: 1889 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1990

Institute Publications

 Collection
Identifier: PI-007
Abstract Dating from 1892 to 2023, the Institute Publications collection consists of materials created and published by Pratt Institute, which includes directories, handbooks, guides, newsletters, magazines, journals, and other digital and print media. These publications cover a wide range of topics including the works and exhibitions of students and staff, cultural and social events on campus, updates and news regarding members of the Pratt community, policy changes, facility upgrades and projects,...
Dates: 1892 - 2020

Joan Anderson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-023
Abstract

The Joan Anderson Papers consist of the coursework and personal artwork of Joan D. (Anderson) Jones, who was a student in the School of Fine and Applied Arts in 1943 and 1944. Her coursework books demonstrate her education and reflect the foundation curriculum of the art school during the 1940s.

Dates: 1943 - 1944

Julia Pettee Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-009
Abstract

Julia Pettee was a student of the Pratt Institute Library School from 1894-1895. From 1909 to 1939, she was the Chief Cataloger in the Union Theological Seminary Library where she devised a unique classification system for theological works. Her papers date primarily from 1895 to 1905 and include incoming and outgoing correspondence, writings by and about Pettee, class notes, and ephemera related to her time as a library student.

Dates: 1894 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1895 - 1905

Julia Ruhfel Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MC-022
Abstract The Julia Ruhfel Collection consists of classwork, drawings and notes compiled by Mrs. Julia Ruhfel from 1894-1940, who not only earned two certificates from Pratt Institute, but also taught at the school from the years 1916-1926. Mrs. Ruhfel earned her first certificate in 1895 in Professional Household Arts, and her second in 1910 for Trade Dressmaking. It was the latter subject that Mrs. Ruhfel went on to teach at Pratt, as well as to local students in the various cities in which she...
Dates: circa 1894-1940

Maryette Charlton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-015
Abstract Maryette Charlton was a behind-the-scenes figure in the lives of many artists, actors, and writers. Charlton was a supporter of the downtown New York City arts, working with and donating to galleries and venues throughout her life. As a student at Pratt Institute, Charlton left an impression in the art education program through her work with the Saturday Morning Art School and her thorough report on the art curriculum at Scarsdale Public Schools. Throughout the art education program at Pratt...
Dates: 1944 - 1998; Majority of material found within 1945 - 1947

Records of the Department of Communications and Marketing

 Collection
Identifier: PI-012
Abstract

The Records of the Department of Communications and Marketing documents the deparments efforts of promoting and representing the Institute in the media. The records include marketing material and photographs of departments, events, and activities at or sponsored by Pratt Institute from 1888 to 2015. Formats present in the collection include photographic prints, paper, negatives, and slides.

Dates: 1887 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1955 - 1984

Records of the New York School of Applied Design for Women

 Collection
Identifier: MC-017
Abstract The New York School of Applied Design for Women was a significant educational institution and proponent of the arts and crafts movement that sought to provide women with the practical education needed to be self-sufficient. Founded in 1892 by Ellen Dunlap Hopkins, the school went through several significant changes beginning with the new building at 160 Lexington Avenue in 1909, then the reincorporation as a co-educational school and merger with the Phoenix Arts Institute in 1944, and...
Dates: 1892 - 1985; Majority of material found within 1892 - 1944

Records of the President’s Office

 Collection
Identifier: PI-021
Abstract The Records of the Office of the President include reports submitted to and by the presidents from 1895 to 2015 as well as materials about each individual president and their inaugurations. The records also include paper records related to institutional advancement submitted to and by the presidents, administrative records from the Phoenix School (previously New York School of Applied Design for Women), as well as materials submitted to and by the Pratt Board of Trustees from 1892...
Dates: 1891 - 2020

Walter Scott Perry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-012
Abstract Walter Scott Perry (1855-1934) was the first head of the Institute’s School of Fine and Applied Arts. His vision and views as an art educator provided direction for the growth of the art programs at Pratt during the school’s formative years. In addition to his work at the Institute, Perry lectured frequently on art, architecture, and sculpture, served as an associate editor at the Prang Educational Company, and wrote numerous articles and books on Egyptian art, art education in public...
Dates: 1887 - 1934; Majority of material found within 1889 - 1923