MIT Institute Archives & Special Collections

OBJECT OF THE MONTH EXHIBITS
2006


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January

Rogers Laboratory

The Rogers Laboratory of Physics, 1870s

February

Radar School publication

Harbor View: Radar Training at MIT, 1941-1945

March

Letter with catalog cover

Letter from Andrew Wyeth to Catherine Stratton, 1960

April

Telegram from Poland

Greetings on the Occasion of MIT's Centennial in 1961

 

May

Whimsical map

A Whimsical Map of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1944-5

 

June

Memorabilia

25th Reunion of the Class of 1888

 

July

Squid

Photograph of Giant Squid Used in Francis O. Schmitt's Animal Nerve Cell Research, 1965

 

August

Photo of steamshovel

Theodore Roosevelt's Letter to John Ripley Freeman regarding the Panama Canal, 1908

September

Physics textbook cover

Physical Science Study Committee, 1956

October

Photo of scene from  Madwoman of Chaillot

MIT Community Players: The Madwoman of Chaillot, 1958

November

Drawing of sewing machine

Historical Patent Records from the Blatchford, Seward & Griswold Collection

December

William Barton Rogers

William Barton Rogers: Announcing a Grant from the Fred J. Brotherton Charitable Foundation to Preserve and Promote the Use of the Rogers Collection

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