Military Science Building

construction date unknown (demolished ca. 1996-97)
3201 South Michigan Avenue

This building was initially leased by the Armour Research Foundation in 1951, and acquired by Illinois Tech in 1965.

Formerly/Also Known As: Richard D. Irwin Inc. Building (unknown-1941), Sampson Electric Company (1930s-1950s?), Armour Research Foundation Electrical Engineering Research Building (1951-1965), Information Science Building (ca. 1965-ca. 1972), Michigan Building (1972)

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ARF Electrical Engineering Research Building: Illinois Institute of Technology, Bulletin Illinois Institute of Technology March 1955 (1955), 3.
Military Science Building: Rolf Achilles, Guide to the Campus of the Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago: Mies Centennial Project, 1986), 24.
Information Science Building: Achilles, Guide to the Campus of the Illinois Institute of Technology, 24.
Michigan Building: Illinois Institute of Technology. IIT Bulletin 1972-74 XXXI, no. 3 (1972), 3.
Richard D. Irwin Inc. Building: "ARF Leases Irwin Building," The Technometer, November, 1951, 6. 
Sampson Electric Company: “Recording Distributors.” The Billboard Music Yearbook 1943. Nielsen Business Media, Inc., 1943, 113.

Heise, Kenan, "Philanthropist, Publisher R.D. Irwin," Chicago Tribune, November 28, 1989, Accessed August 5, 2015.
"ARF Leases Irwin Building," 6.
Illinois Institute of Technology, IIT Bulletin 1996-1998 XLXV, no. 3 (1996), 189.

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