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Naroll (Raoul) Papers, 1941-1986

The professional papers of University at Buffalo professor and comparative anthropologist Raoul Naroll.

Topics: Faculty/Staff, UB

National League of American Pen Women, Western New York Branch Records, 1920-2002

Collection of materials from the Western New York branch of the National League of American Pen Women. The collection includes scrapbooks, administrative and member files, and samples of works by members.

Topics: Women’s History in WNY

National Organization for Women, Buffalo Chapter Records, 1973-1986

The papers of the Buffalo chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) from 1973-1986. The files include clippings, leaflets and serials on subjects of concern to the Buffalo Chapter, such as local politics, Equal Rights Amendment, reproductive rights, and domestic violence. Records were kept in part by NOW Chapter Presidents Paulette Hammond, Mary Jo Egner, and Linda Cleveland.

Topics: Social Activism, Women's History in WNY

National Student Association Buffalo Chapter Records,1946-1967

Records of the University of Buffalo Chapter of the National Student Association, 1946-1964, and 1967. Includes material from the First through Sixteenth N.S.A. Annual Congresses (1946-1964) and from the Twentieth Congress (1967). The Twentieth N.S.A. Congress was notable for the controversy over Central Intelligence Agency funding of the N.S.A.

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: Social Activism, Student Life

Nechasek (Joseph E.) Collection on Martin Luther King, Jr., 1967, 1972

King spoke at Kleinhan's Music Hall on November 9, 1967. Includes King's signature on a copy of Mechasek's welcome speech; a Buffalo News article on the speech; and Nechasek's notes on the event.  Collection also has a program for a 1972 symposium at UB: Problems and Awareness.

Topics: Social Activism, Student Life

Nelson (Jack) Papers, 1964

Collection includes correspondence, job description for school administrators, and other material concerning the Amherst school issue showing attitudes toward suburban vs. urban schools and toward centralization. Papers collected by Nelson as co-chairman of the committee to centralize the Snyder and Eggertsville schools in Suburban Buffalo.

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: Buffalo and WNY History, Education, History of, Faculty/Staff, UB

New York State Association of Two-Year Colleges, Inc. Records, 1947-1988

The records of the New York State Association of Two-Year Colleges, formerly known as the New York State Association of Junior Colleges, document administrative activities, including meetings, finances, and correspondence, as well as annual conferences and publications. The collection also includes photographs and audio cassette recordings of the annual conferences.

Topics: Education, History of

New York State Conservation Council records, circa 1980-1992

This collection has not yet been processed and is stored off-site.  Permission to use unprocessed materials requires the approval of the University Archivist. Access to off-site materials requires 10 business days' notice prior to your visit. Please contact University Archives for more information: (716) 645-2916 or lib-archives@buffalo.edu.

Topics: Environmental Issues in WNY

New York State Freedom Train Collection, 1949-1950

Collection includes a scrapbook with newspaper articles from a variety of local newspapers in New York State chronicling the visit of the New York State Freedom Train in their communities. Also included are a typewritten diary documenting the train's stops (about 90 leaves) and a group photograph with President Harry S. Truman.

Topics: Social Activism

Noah (Mordecai) Historical Marker Collection, 1960-2013 (bulk 2010-2013)

Ecumenical materials documenting aspects of the efforts to place a historic marker to recall the events of 1825 when Mordecai Noah, American Jewish diplomat, politician and newspaperman made an attempt to found a refuge for persecuted European Jews on Grand Island, New York.

Topics: Jewish Buffalo Archives

Noble (Bernice K.) Papers, 1976-2003 (Bulk 1994-2003)

This collection consists mostly of notes from classes taught by Bernice Noble, materials related to committees and advisory bodies she served on, and offprint publications.

Topics: Faculty/Staff, UB

Noles (Eva M.) Papers, circa 1932-2004

Scrapbooks, photographs, correspondence, awards, and publications documenting the professional career of Eva M. Noles, nurse, author, and local activist.

Topics: Social Activism, Women's History in WNY

Norton (Charles P.) Scrapbooks, 1905-1920

Two scrapbooks of speeches, 1905-07 (incomplete), and a few items up to 1920. Speeches were in support of the University extension movement of which he was the chief spokesman during this period. Also includes the typescript 'The College Idea'; and photocopy of letter concerning the development of the University of Buffalo, 1910.

Topics: Faculty/Staff, UB

Norton Union Administration annual reports, 1934-1981

Annual reports regarding student activities.

Topics: Student Life

Norton Union Student Activities Records, 1934-1952

Records pertaining to various student social activities from the early years of Norton Union. Includes reports, worksheets, programs, photographs, clippings, correspondence, notes documented by the student-led committees in charge of activities.

Topics: Ephemera, UB, Student Life

Norton Union Student Organizations, 1960s

Files on student organizations, 1960s, kept by the Coordinator of Student Activities in Norton Union. Folders generally include a "student activities registration form" with the names of the officers and faculty advisor and a copy of the organization's constitution. Some folders include correspondence and literature of the organization.

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: Student Life