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Abbott (Charles D.) Papers, 1919-1979 (bulk 1919-1961)

Correspondence regarding administration of the University Libraries, the creation and maintenance of the Poetry Collection of Lockwood Library at the University of Buffalo; professional papers including his research and publications; personal records, including biographical material, social correspondence and clippings; records of the Fenton Lecture series, 1935-1941; and records of the Buffalo Film Society, 1935-1938.

Topics: Faculty/Staff, UB

Ackerson Family Papers, 1864-1996 (bulk 1782-1996)

Diaries and personal papers of Fred M. Ackerson which document life in Niagara County, New York, and a professional legal and judicial career in the late 19th and 20th centuries. Also includes diaries of Fred's wife and parents and those of his son, Charles F. Ackerson who lived in Olean, (Cattaraugus County) New York.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History

Adler (Selig) Papers, Part I, 1928-1985

This collection (filed under 22/6F/204 and 22/6F/358) contains material regarding Selig Adler's studies at the University of Buffalo (1928-1931), his graduate work at the University of Illinois (1931-1934), and notes, drafts and copies of Adler's research on American foreign policy, isolationism, and United States-Israel relations. The collection also includes material from Adler's career at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Topics: Faculty/Staff, UB

Adler (Selig) Papers, Part II, 1928-1985

This collection (filed under 22/6F/204 and 22/6F/358) contains material regarding Selig Adler's studies at the University of Buffalo (1928-1931), his graduate work at the University of Illinois (1931-1934), and notes, drafts and copies of Adler's research on American foreign policy, isolationism, and United States-Israel relations. The collection also includes material from Adler's career at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Topics: Faculty/Staff, UB

Admissions and Records Recruitment Brochures and Pamphlets, 1938-1999

The materials contained in this collection range from 1938 to 1999. Included in this collection are brochures and pamphlets advertising the University at Buffalo as well as various programs and degrees offered by the university. Also included are applications, information about visiting the University at Buffalo and envelopes used in mailing the materials to prospective students.

Topics: Publications, UB, Student Life

Albrecht (Milton C.) Papers, 1946-1975

The papers of Milton C. Albrecht, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, 1958-1965, include notebooks, appointment books, faculty reprints, memorabilia and audio recordings.

Topics: Faculty/Staff, UB

Alden (Carlos C.) Scrapbook, 1912-1913

Scrapbook documenting Alden's election campaigns for Associate Judge of the Court of Appeals.

NOTE: Material is fragile.  See Archivist for safe handling procedures.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History, Faculty/Staff, UB

Altbach (Philip G.) Papers, 1959-

Professional papers regarding research and publications in higher education in the U.S. and developing countries; some on international publishing. Includes drafts of books, articles, and papers; and correspondence concerning research and editing of special issues of Library Trends and The Annals of the American Academy of Sociology and Political Science. Also, service as North American editor of Higher Education, 1974-1980, with confidential reviews of articles submitted, and work as series editor of a Praeger Special Studies monograph series of comparative literature, 1977-1979.

This collection has not yet been processed.  Permission to use unprocessed materials requires the approval of the University Archivist. Please contact University Archives for more information: (716) 645-2916 or lib-archives@buffalo.edu.

Topics: Education, History of, Faculty/Staff, UB

Altbach (Philip G.) Student Activism and International Education Collection, circa 1960-1975

A collection of theses, published articles, and unpublished addresses and papers on student activism in the United States for the period 1900-1970, and higher education in the United States, India, and Japan for the period circa 1960-1975.

This collection has not yet been processed.  Permission to use unprocessed materials requires the approval of the University Archivist. Please contact University Archives for more information: (716) 645-2916 or lib-archives@buffalo.edu.

Topics: Campus Unrest, Social Activism

Altbach (Philip G.) Student Movement Collection, 1935-1971

Newsletters; clippings; notes; reports; and bibliography cards concerning student movements in India, 1935-1965; in the U.S., 1960-1969; and in Japan, 1969-1970; also concerning international student organizations, 1948-1971. Includes typescript copy of letter by Gandhi, 1941, concerning the role of students in the struggle against British rule in India.

This collection has not yet been processed.  Permission to use unprocessed materials requires the approval of the University Archivist. Please contact University Archives for more information: (716) 645-2916 or lib-archives@buffalo.edu.

Topics: Campus Unrest, Social Activism

Alternative Press Collection (Anthony W. Novitsky and Christopher Densmore), 1963-2000 (bulk 1963-1989)

This collection consists of periodicals issued between 1963 and 2000 with most of the material dated prior to 1990, including non-periodical material arranged by issuing organization. Topics covered include draft resistance and conscientious objectors during the Vietnamese Conflict, civil rights, the peace movement, disarmament, the women's movement, student unrest, and the labor movement.

Topics: Campus Unrest, Social Activism

Alternative Press Collection, 1969-1992

A collection of local and national news sources related to labor, anti-war, student unrest, and free speech issues spanning the years 1969-1992.

Topics: Campus Unrest, Social Activism

American Association of University Professors. Buffalo Chapter records, 1926-1973

The records of the American Association of University Professors, Buffalo Chapter. Included in the collection are national correspondence, chapter correspondence, chapter minutes, committee reports, and academic freedom issues.

A finding aid for this collection is available on-site. Please contact University Archives for more information: (716) 645-2916 or lib-archives@buffalo.edu.

Topics: Education, History of, Faculty/Staff, UB

American Association of University Professors. Buffalo Chapter. Secretary's Files, 1968-1989 (bulk 1968-1972)

Collection contains files of Marchand (Shonnie) Finnegan as Secretary & Vice President of the University of Buffalo Chapter, American Association of University Professors and it's Committee on Academic Freedom and Tenure, mainly concerning the period of campus unrest, 1969-1971 and the arrest of the 45 faculty members during student protests in the Spring of 1970. Also included are some faculty grievance files and publications from the national association.

Topics: Campus Unrest, Faculty/Staff, UB

American Association of University Women, Amherst (NY) Branch Records, 1993-2000

This collection contains the charter and newsletters of the American Association of University Women, Amherst (NY) Branch.

Topics: Women's History in WNY

American Association of University Women, Buffalo Branch Newsletters, 1950-2008, 2014

This collection contains the newsletters of the American Association of University Women, Buffalo Branch as well as several other AAUW branches.

Topics: Women's History in WNY

American Association of University Women, Buffalo Branch Records, 1911-2005 (bulk 1960-1999)

The American Association of University Women Buffalo Branch Records include such records as history files, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, financial documents, correspondence, various publications that the organization distributes and conferences/special events.

Topics: Women's History in WNY

American Jewish Committee, Buffalo/Niagara Chapter Records, 1977-2007 (bulk 1985-2007)

Records of the American Jewish Committee - Buffalo/Niagara Chapter primarily from its final 20 years of operation documenting interfaith and Jewish heritage programming and community awards.

Topics: Jewish Buffalo Archives

Ames (Frances Proctor) Papers, 1882-1948

The personal correspondence of Frances Proctor Ames, 1885 graduate of University of Buffalo's Medical School.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History, Education, History of, Women’s History in WNY, Digital Collections

Amherst Campus Clippings, 1962-1980

Newspaper clippings dealing with various aspects of the North Campus of the University at Buffalo, State University of New York, in Amherst, New York.

Topics: University History Resources

Amherst League of Women Voters Records, 1910-1997 (bulk 1947-1997)

This collection contains the business records, meeting minutes, correspondence, publications and miscellaneous records of the Amherst, N.Y. League of Women Voters.

Topics: Women's History in WNY

Anderson (G. Lester) Papers, Part I, 1951-1964

Papers kept by G. Lester Anderson as Vice President of Educational Affairs of the University at Buffalo, dealing with various education problems and controversies, 1951-1964, including the case of a dental student who charged the Dental School with Anti-Semitism (1958); a hearing before the State University of New York's Standing Committee on Termination of a faculty member charged with false representation in respect to signing the Feinberg Certificate (1964); transcripts of meetings of the New York State Governor's Committee on the White House Conference on Education (1955); and reports compiled by the University for the Federal Security Agency's Office of Education concerning UB's physical facilities and human resources.

Topics: Education, History of, Faculty/Staff, UB

Anderson (G. Lester) Papers, Part II, 1969-1975

Papers of G. Lester Anderson including correspondence, drafts of papers and speeches, reprints, reports, bibliographies, clippings, photos, and other materials relating to Anderson's role as a consultant to various institutions of higher education. Also includes his association with various other organizations.

Topics: Education, History of, Faculty/Staff, UB

Anderson (G. Lester) Papers, Part III, 1951-1974

Papers of G. Lester Anderson including correspondence, drafts of papers and speeches, reprints, reports, bibliographies, clippings, photos, and other materials relating to Anderson's role as a consultant to various institutions of higher education. Also includes his working papers for his study of the merger of the University of Buffalo with the State University of New York, and his association with various other organizations.

Topics: Education, History of, Jewish Buffalo Archives

Anti-War Publications Collection, 1967-1974

Papers either produced or collected by Anthony Novitsky that document opposition to the Vietnamese Conflict. A number of organizations are represented. Also included is an oral history interview taped by Christopher Densmore, University Archives, July 25, 1978 that covers Novitsky's activities in the Catholic peace movement, the anti-war movement in Buffalo, and his recollections of various individuals and organizations in Buffalo during the late 1960s and early 1970s.

Topics: Social Activism

Applied Structural Design typescript, circa 1941

MS 108.  Thomas H. McKaig (1890-1967) was an engineer and architect in Buffalo, N.Y.  Copy of typescript (Addenda and corrections, 2 unnumbered leaves; 190 leaves; Index, 2 unnumbered leaves)

Topics: Design Archives

Architectural Drawings of the Darwin D. Martin House and Graycliff, 1904-1988 (bulk 1904-1930)

Architectural and landscape plans for the Darwin D. Martin House and Graycliff, the summer home of the Darwin D. Martin family which were designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Topics: Design Archives, Wright, Frank Lloyd, Digital Collections

Argus Newspaper, 1947-1950

The Argus (1947-1950) was established as an alternative to The Bee newspaper by a group of more “liberal, progressive” students. Editorial warfare intensified by 1950 to such an extent that funding was withheld from both papers. In the same year a new newspaper, the Spectrum, began publication.

Topics: Publications, UB, Student Life, Digital Collections

Association of Mathematics Teachers of New York State Records, 1950-2012

The papers consist of correspondence; minutes; programs; directories; membership files; newsletters and other periodicals, such as the New York State Mathematics Teachers Journal; memorabilia and other misc. printed materials. The papers also include a series of photographs.

Topics: Education, History of

Aubéry (Pierre L.) Archives, 1942-2009 (bulk 1960-1990)

The personal papers and professional papers of Pierre L. Aubéry. Collection contains correspondence, research material, publications and clippings.

A finding aid for this collection is available on-site. Please contact University Archives for more information: (716) 645-2916 or lib-archives@buffalo.edu.

Topics: Faculty/Staff, UB

Aubery (Pierre) Research Papers, 1953-1970

Research on Mécislas Golberg for Aubéry's work, Mécislas Golberg: anarchiste et décadent, 1868-1907: biographie intellectuelle, suivie de fragments inedits de son journal.

Topics: Faculty/Staff, UB

Audubon New Community Records, 1964-1987 (bulk 1975-1987)

Records, 1975-1987 with earlier documents from 1964 onward, of the Audubon Association, Inc. pertaining to the Audubon New Community of Amherst, New York; concerning the operation, maintenance, and government of a planned new community which began construction in 1973.

Topics: Design Archives