1998.018: Melvin T. Tracht Papers

Institution: Illinois Institute of Technology Archives
35 W. 33rd St.
Chicago, IL 60616
Phone: 312-567-6840
Fax: 312-567-5318
Date: 1970-1977
Extent: 1 Linear Feet
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Biographical/Historical Note:
Melvin T. Tracht was V.P. for Business Operations and Treasurer of Illinois Institute of Technology from the mid to late 1970s.

Scope and Content Note:
Apparently the records of Melvin T. Tracht, treasurer of Illinois Institute of Technology in his role as a member of the IIT and IIT Research Institute Boards of Trustees. Bulks with financial materials – budgets, balance sheets, annual reports. IIT-related files include executive committee reports, financial committee materials, bylaws and resolutions. Other topics include: Crystal Lake property, endowment funds, Institute of Gas Technology, enrollment, tuition, Crerar Library and Oliver W. Tuthill, IIT libraries, Commission on the Future of IIT (COMFIIT), interactive computer system, 77 S. Wacker Dr., Michael Reese Nursing Program. IIT Research Institute (IITRI) files include budgets and bylaws and monthly statistical reports on personnel, research activity, investments and finances. Other topics: federal income tax case, metals division, Cabrini-Green High Impact Program, research projects lists; policy and objective statement, retirement plan, site visit report, Richard C. Moon, Clinton J. Grubbs.

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