Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

"Founders' Philosophies" (1976) - Julius A. Stratton

MIT President Emeritus Julius A. Stratton delivers an illuminating talk titled "Founders' Philosophies," as the first in a series of nine presentations by various MIT luminaries for an IAP (Independent Activities Period) event called "They Were There, " offered during January 1976. Quoting from a number of key documents in MIT's history, Stratton provides a detailed assessment of the scope and vision of William Barton Rogers, founder of the Institute, and a comprehensive historical context to the climate of the times. MIT Museum Collections. [T6138]

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

From The Vault

From The Vault

Category: General | Updated 4 months ago

Created
January 14, 2011 11:39
Category
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
7646 times

More from From The Vault

MIT-EECS Colloquium Series: Eric Grimson presents Image-Guided Surgery (1995)

MIT-EECS Colloquium Series: Eric Gr...

Added 3 years ago | 01:07:00 | 8092 views

Gyorgy Kepes Interview (1988)

Gyorgy Kepes Interview (1988)

Added over 3 years ago | 01:00:00 | 4422 views

2nd Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration – Walter J. Leonard (1975)

2nd Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. ...

Added over 3 years ago | 01:02:00 | 3805 views

Coretta Scott King Procession at 20th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration (1994)

Coretta Scott King Procession at 20...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:01:47 | 17196 views

Harvard and MIT Rehabilitation Engineering Center with Professor Robert W. Mann (1987)

Harvard and MIT Rehabilitation Engi...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:21:04 | 9923 views

"Sailing by Computer" (1966) - Science Reporter TV Series

"Sailing by Computer" (1966) - Scie...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:29:37 | 16443 views