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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute -- Students

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

George C. Holton autograph album

Identifier: 2017-3
Content Description

Bound autograph album signed by members of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Classes of 1859 to 1862.

Dates: 1860

John A. Wilson papers

Identifier: MC 33

This collection contains the student and professional papers of John A. Wilson.

Dates: Created: 1853-1876

Langford Taylor Alden papers

Identifier: MC 93
Content Description

The Langford Taylor Alden papers contain biographical material, personal photographs (including images of the 1904 RPI Cane Rush), photographs of several of Alden’s civil engineering projects, drawings and planning documents for civil engineering projects, and two sets of drafting instruments.

Dates: 1904-1940

Paul E. Klemme RPI memorabilia

Identifier: MC 94

Memorabilia pertaining to Paul E. Klemme (Class of 1960) as a student and later alumnus of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Dates: 1956-1977

Rensselaer LGBTQ Task Force records

Identifier: AC 48
Dates: Majority of material found within 2012 - 2019

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Student Life collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC 50
Scope and Contents The Student Life collection (MC50) is an artificial collection created by the archives. The collection covers activities initiated by students, participated in by students or existing for the benefit of students at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. As student activities are ongoing, the collection is always being updated. The earliest items in the collection date back to 1865; however the majority of the collection dates from the 1960s to the present. The...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1960-present

Richard P. Graham scrapbooks

Identifier: 2015-41
Content Description

Scrapbooks documenting Richard "Dick" Graham's years at RPI include newspaper clippings, photographs, letters, and a Class of 1942 commencement program. Topics cover sports, elections, sophomore-freshman rivalries, and other student activities. One volume was compiled for Graham's 50th reunion in 1992.

Dates: 1938-1992

The Approach collection

Identifier: 2019-19
Content Description

This file contains photographs, negatives, and news clippings that document an event to revitalize The Approach staircase in Troy, NY, in 1993, driven by RPI students. The installation and performance event, which included video art and interactive media, was known as "Sound Off at The Approach."

Dates: 1993

Wilber Fay Parsons scrapbook

Identifier: 1990-63
Content Description

Scrapbook maintained by Wilber Fay Parsons, Rensselaer Class of 1921. The scrapbook includes newspaper clippings concerning Rensselaer and local history, Rensselaer ephemera, grade reports, etc.

Dates: 1918-1926