Brevard County (Fla.)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Overview This collection includes a selection of textual and photographic materials, three-dimensional objects, and digital media collected by A. B. Amis throughout his employment with Radiation, Inc. and Harris Corp. The materials cover topics such as the early space race and engineering developments of the 1960s and 1970s.
Overview Campus Observer is a newsletter made for the faculty and staff of Florida Tech. Produced by the Office of Marketing and Communications, formerly the Office of University Communications, the collection dates from 1995, when it was called Tech Talk, to 2011, the latest issue in this collection.
Dates: January 1995-October 2011
Overview The materials in this collection relate to the College of Aeronautics at Florida Tech in Melbourne, FL and primarily cover the period from 1968-1995. This limited collection of 1 archival box consists mostly of ephemera, publications, and documents illustrating the history and development of the program. The aeronautics program began as a 2 year course headed by Jerry Lauderbaugh under the name Aerospace Technical Institute (ATI), an affiliate of Florida Institute of Technology. In 1972, ATI...
Overview This collection holds the material collected and created during Dr. Dave Weldon’s tenure in the United States Congress. Dr. Weldon held his seat from 1995 until 2008. The collection contains information on the space program, AIDS, family planning, 9/11, the Columbia accident, and defense. The collection has bills that were signed by Weldon as well as much of the research that went into developing these bills. Within the collection are also many letters to and from Dr. Weldon from other...
Overview The multimedia items collected and donated by Frank Perkins focus on the administrative, historical, social, and technical operations of Radiation, Inc. (1950-1967), an engineering company based in Melbourne, FL, that focused on communications electronics.
Overview These records contain administrative documents related to the acquisition, closure, and sale of the Jensen Beach Campus by the Florida Institute of Technology from 1977 to 2001 as well as some documents related to the operation of the campus. The records are held within three boxes and takes up 1.34 cubic feet.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1977-1998 , 2001 extent.
Overview This collection includes textual and photographic materials, three-dimensional objects, and digital and analog audio/visual media collected by various employees throughout their time working with Radiation, Inc. The materials cover topics such as the early space race and engineering developments of the 1960s and 1970s, as well as administration of the company and early development of surrounding community of Brevard County.
Overview The materials in this collection relate to the School of Psychology at Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, FL and primarily cover the period from 1976-2000s. This collection of 6 archival boxes, 7 scrapbooks, and 1 folder of oversized items consists mostly of photographs, scrapbooks, publications, ephemera, and digital files illustrating the history and development of the program and the relationship among the faculty, students, and alumni. The Psychology program began as an...
Overview WFIT is a radio station that is based on the Florida Institute of Technology’s Campus. It began broadcasting in 1975 as a student run station and continues to operate as an NPR affiliate station. The collection volume is 12.3 cubic feet and includes items generated from WFIT’s operations and events including, photos, sound recordings, correspondence, promotional posters and program guides.