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Abbott, Charles D. (Charles David), 1900-1961 (Department of English; University Libraries)

Charles D. Abbott Papers, 1931-1960 -- 13/2/86

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

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Adler, Selig, 1909- (historian; Department of History)

Selig Adler Papers, 1928-1985 (Part I) -- 22/6F/204

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. (Part I includes series I-IV)

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Selig Adler Papers, 1928-1985 (Part II) -- 22/6F/358

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. (Part II includes series V-VII)

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Albrecht, Milton papers, 1946-1975 (College of Arts and Sciences)

Milton C. Albrecht Papers -- 15/2/118

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.

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Alden, Carlos C. (Carlos Coolidge), b. 1866 (Law School)

Carlos C. Alden Papers -- 21/F/803

Scrapbook, 1912-1913 of Alden's election campaigns in 1912 and 1913.


Allen, William Sheridan (Department of History)

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Altbach, Philip G. (Graduate School of Education)

Philip G. Altbach Papers, 1959-1980 -- 17/F/512

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.

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Ames, Frances Proctor (School of Medicine)

Frances Proctor Ames Papers, 1882-1948 -- 9/12/1043

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

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Anderson, George Lester, 1911- (Graduate School of Education)

G. Lester Anderson Papers, 1951-1964 -- 17/1/265

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.

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G. Lester Anderson Papers, 1969-1975 -- 17/F/406

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.

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G. Lester Anderson Papers, 1951-1974 -- 17/F/454

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.

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Aubéry, Pierre (Department of Modern Languages and Literature)

Pierre Aubéry Research Papers, 1953-1970 -- 16/6F/948

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

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Barnette, W. Leslie (Department of Psychology)

W. Leslie Barnette, Jr., Papers, 1950-1979 -- 22/4F/861

The papers of W. Leslie Barnette, Professor of Psychology and accomplished classical pianist, document his life and work during the thirty years he was employed at the University at Buffalo.

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Bartholomew, Ruth (Head University Librarian)

Ruth Bartholomew Papers, 1922-1963 -- 13/3/83

Papers, 1922-1963, pertaining to the career of Ruth Bartholomew as a librarian at the University of Buffalo; the bulk of the papers are in the form of an alphabetical file, date from 1922 to the early 1940s and pertain to the general administration of the Library. Also some later papers pertaining to her more specialized responsibilities in gifts and exchange, supplies and the bindery.

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Bernstein, Marvin D. (Department of History)

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Besag, Frank P. (Graduate School of Education)

Frank P. Besag Papers -- 17/F/146

Race riot interviews, 1967. Transcriptions of taped interviews with neighborhood people, store owners, and police immediately after the race riots in Buffalo in the summer of 1967; and paperback book Anatomy of a Riot: Buffalo 1967, based on the interviews. The interviews were part of a survey commissioned by State University of New York at Buffalo president Martin Meyerson.


Biederman, Irving (Department of Psychology)

Irving Biederman Papers -- 22/4F/196

Materials from the Department of Psychology Collection, 1965-1971 collected by Irving Biederman of the Department of Psychology including Martin Meyerson's Ten Year Academic Plan, records of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Administration (1965-1967), Computer Center Newsletter and Communications (1966-1967), committee minutes and other departmental materials..


Block, Marvin A. (School of Medicine)

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Boner, Harold A. (Department of English)

Harold Boner Papers, 1925-1971 -- 16/4F/132

The collection consists of manuscripts, notes, correspondence, literary magazines, and bibliography card files which Harold Boner used as resource materials in his teaching.

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Bonner, Willard Hallam, 1899- (author; Department of English)

Willard Hallam Bonner Papers -- 16/4F/515

Drafts; notes; clippings; and correspondence concerning Bonner's books, Captain William Dampier: Buccaneer-Author (1934); De Quincey at Work (1936); Pirate Laureate: The Life and Legends of Captain Kidd (1947); and The Letters of William Hazlitt (edited with Herschel Sikes, 1978); drafts and notes for articles, reviews, and papers. The collections also includes teaching materials, including files on 17th, 18th, and 19th century literary figures and topics; lecture notes, course outlines, and bibliographies.


Breverman, Harvey, 1934- (Department of Art)

Harvey Breverman Papers -- 16/2F/866

The Voice of Drawing, 2003: Reproductions of forty sketches by Harvey Breverman of speakers who appeared at the State University of New York at Buffalo. "This commemorative booklet honors the stewardship of Professor William R. Greiner, 13th President of the University at Buffalo." Includes reproduction of 1999 ink and watercolor of Greiner by Breverman. Preface by Robert Creeley.


Bugelski, B. R. (Bergen Richard), 1913- (Department of Psychology)

B. R. Bugelski Papers -- 22/4F/193

Records of University of Buffalo Faculty Advisory Committee, 1948-1961, including minutes, reports, correspondence, objectives, recommendations, surveys, and resolutions, regarding library policy, location of medical school, faculty morale, salaries, long-range problems, sabbatical leave, and other subjects.


Button, H. Warren (Graduate School of Education)

H. Warren Button Papers, 1967-1970 -- 17/F/145

Dr. Henry Warren Button, employed in various teaching capacities at the State University of New York at Buffalo in the School of Education; Social Philosophy and History Foundation; and the Department of Educational Organization, Administration, and Policy Studies (circa 1965 - circa 1992); chairman of the Department of Social Foundations, Faculty of Educational Studies (circa 1969); professor emeritus after circa 1993.


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Capen, Samuel Paul (Chancellor)

Samuel P. Capen Papers, 1893-1956 -- 4/7/19

Professional and personal correspondence, speeches, articles and memorabilia of Samuel P. Capen, first director of the American Council in Education (1919-1922); first full-time Chancellor of the University of Buffalo (1922-1950); and spokesman for academic freedom and educational reform.

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Cheyette, Irving (School of Music)

Irving Cheyette Papers, (circa 1950-1968) -- 16/5F/135

Clemency, Charles U. (Department of Geology)

Charles U. Clemency Papers -- 20/5F/177

UB Faculty minutes kept by Professor Charles U. Clemency, some with notations, including minutes and memoranda of the University Senate (1963-1967), minutes and reports of the College of Arts and Sciences (1964-1966), and minutes and reports of the Graduate School (1964-1966).


Cohen, Ira Stanley, 1922 - (Department of Psychology)

Ira S. Cohen Papers, 1961-1967 -- 22/4F/203

Papers of Ira S. Cohen, Professor Emeritus in Psychology. Includes committee reports, Psychology Department records, and conference records.

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Ira S. Cohen Additional Papers, 1948-1992 (bulk 1965-1985) -- 22/4F/1074

Additional papers of Ira S. Cohen, Professor Emeritus in Psychology. Includes correspondence, administrative files, and writings.

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Cohen, Walter P., 1921-1973. (Department of Psychology)

Walter P. Cohen Papers -- 22/4F/366

Collection (1955-1973) includes student papers, dissertations and exams; reprints and typescripts of articles by colleagues on perceptual and cognitive psychology; first draft of book Perception and Behavior; typescripts of articles; professional correspondence regarding search for chairman of Industrial Engineering at State University of New York at Buffalo, 1972.


Connolly, Thomas Edmund, 1918- (author; Department of English)

Thomas Edmund Connolly Papers -- 16/4F/128

Correspondence; manuscripts; galley proofs; and printed copies of critical studies of Swinburne and Joyce; also minutes and other records of university committees (University of Buffalo, State University of New York at Buffalo); and files on academic freedom (1962-1966).


Cook, Albert S. (Department of English)

Albert S. Cook Papers, 1963-1976 -- 16/4F/419

Papers include Albert Spaulding Cook's work as chairman of Department of English and member of the Poetry Committee, State University of New York at Buffalo.


Corbett, Frank J. (School of Social Work

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Eccles, Sir John Carew (distinguished professor of Physiology and Biophysics, School of Medicine)

Sir John Carew Eccles Papers, 1954-1975 (bulk 1963-1975) -- 19/F/236

Collection consists of primarily published books and articles of Sir John Eccles including collected reprints of the State University of New York at Buffalo Laboratory of Neurobiology. Also includes a typescript of The Inhibitory Pathways of the Central Nervous System (1967), videotapes and tape recordings.


Epstein, Ralph Cecil (School of Business Administration)

Ralph C. Epstein Papers, circa 1930s -- 27/F/832

Research collection of Ralph C. Epstein, Dean of the School of Business Administration from 1935 to 1947. Topics included are American Manufacturing and Industry, Unemployment Insurance Law, and the Rubber and Automobile trades.

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Ewell, Raymond Henry, 1908 - (VP for Research; Department of Chemical Engineering)

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Farber, Marvin, 1901- (Department of Philosophy)

Marvin Farber Papers, circa 1920-1980 -- 22/5F/768

Collection of materials from Marvin Farber, Professor of Philosophy and Phenomenology. Includes extensive correspondence files, publications, notes, speeches, and course files.

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Marvin Farber Additional Papers -- 22/5F/769

Papers as editor of the journal, Philosophy and Phenomological Research, 1940-1980. Correspondence file, primarily PPR and concerning the submission and review of articles as well as routine letters concerning subscription and circulation; also letters concerning the Philosophy Department and other university topics.


Farhi, Leon E. (Leon Elie) (Department of Physiology; School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences)

Correspondence, subject files and publications of Dr. Leon E. Farhi, Professor of Physiology at the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Includes materials relating to Farhi's work with the New York State Center for Advanced Technology in Health-Care Instruments and Devices.

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Fiedler, Leslie A. (author; critic; Department of English)

Leslie A. Fiedler Papers, 1951-1969 -- 16/4F/284

Collection of Leslie A. Fiedler, noted author, poet, and literary critic; includes handwritten manuscripts, typed drafts, printed page proofs, galley proofs, and correspondence.

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Leslie A. Fiedler Additional Papers -- 16/4F/297m

Five scrapbook leaves containing clippings, theatre programs, and pencil sketches by Leslie Fiedler; also five additional pencil sketches, including a self-portrait, by Fiedler.


Fillmore, Millard (Chancellor)

Millard Fillmore Papers, 1833-1874 -- 4/1/VAULT

Papers include correspondence, memoranda, notebooks, library catalog, and other documents regarding Millard Fillmore, the first Chancellor of the University of Buffalo and the thirteenth President of the United States.

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Millard Fillmore Anniversary Ceremonies, 1960-present -- 4/1/458

Addresses and invovation speeches from the annual Millard Fillmore celebration on the anniversary of his birth, January 4th, at his gravesite in Forest Lawn Cemetery.


Government Publications from the Library of Millard Fillmore -- 4/1/956

Government publications from the library of Millard Fillmore. All contain Fillmore's signature on inside front cover.


Fisk, Robert S. (Graduate School of Education)

Robert S. Fisk Papers -- 17/2F/359

Papers regarding Fisk's involvement with various educational organizations, primarily in New York State; with the Faculty of Educational Studies of the State University of New York at Buffalo; and with the State University of New York at Buffalo; including some correspondence, memos, notes, and printed material from educational organizations.

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Fleming, Robert D. (Law School)

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Fogel, Charles M. (School of Engineering and Applied Sciences)

Charles M. Fogel Papers -- 18/F/m166

Publication: Engineering at the University of Buffalo: its history until the summer of 1959, 1985.

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Franklin, Mitchell (Law School)

Mitchell Franklin Papers, 1922-1986 -- 21/F/982

Professional writings and research from lawyer, legal advisor, and philosopher, Mitchell Franklin who was well known for his work in Contracts, Roman, and International Laws.

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Friedenberg, Edgar Zodiag (Sociology and Education)

Edgar Zodiag Friedenberg Papers, 1935-1976 -- 17/F/396

Collection of Edgar Zodiag Friedenberg, 1935-1976. Includes personal and professional correspondence and manuscripts of his articles, book reviews and books.

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Friend, Theodore (Department of History)

Theodore Friend Papers, 1968-1973 -- 22/6F/205

Papers includes correspondence, committee reports, and minutes regarding the reorganization of the university, university governance, and student dissatisfaction and protests during Friend's tenure as Faculty Advisor and Executive Assistant to the President of the State University of New York at Buffalo. Papers also contain materials regarding his teaching duties.


Furnas, C.C. (Clifford Cook) (Chancellor/President)

C.C. Furnas Printed Materials, 1955-1969 -- 4/9/23

Collection includes clippings, speeches, brochures, memorial service, briographical information compiled by the University Archives staff.


C.C. Furnas Papers -- 4/9/805

Papers include 116 record boxes of material on the career of Clifford C. Furnas, ninth and last Chancellor of the University of Buffalo and first President of the State University of New York at Buffalo. A nationally recognized scientist, visionary educator, administrator and author, Furnas also served as United States Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Development from 1956-1957.

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Gaier, Eugene L. (psychologist; Department of Psychology)

Eugene L. Gaier Papers -- 17/F/142

Typescripts of published articles, book reviews, papers read at scholarly meetings, and miscellaneous research progress reports.


Garver, Newton, 1928- (Department of Philosophy)

Newton Garver Papers, 1963-1991 -- 22/5F/190

Papers include correspondence with colleagues, counsel Richard Lipsitz, the A.A.U.P., the SUNY administration in Buffalo and Albany, and fellow Quakers regarding the Feinberg Certificate issue at SUNY at Buffalo and the resulting court case, Keyishian et al. vs. the New York State Board of Regents et al., in which Garver was a plaintiff, and clippings concerning the case. Also, other documents that relate to Quaker meetings held in Buffalo and in New York State.


Gearing, Fred O. (Department of Anthropology)

Frederick O. Gearing Center for the Study of Cultural Transmission and Project in Ethnography in Education Records, 1971-1980 -- 22/9/1053

Collection of materials from Frederick Osmond Gearing, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology. Includes publications relating to the Project in Ethnography and Education and the Center for the Study of Cultural Transmission, as well as extensive correspondence files, research materials, and notes.

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Gehman, Harry Merrill, 1898- [1981] (Department of Mathematics)

Harry Merrill Gehman Papers, 1929-1968 -- 20/7F/179

Papers of Harry Gehman regarding his degrees in mathematics at the University of Pennsylvania; teaching at the University of Pennsylvania (1920-1925), Yale University (1927-1929), and the University of Buffalo (1929- ); and chairing the University at Buffalo Department of Mathematics (1929-1961). Also includes papers as head of the mathematics department for the US Army University, Shrivenham, England (1945).


Gerber, David A., 1944- (Department of History)

David Gerber Papers -- 22/6F/782

Papers include correspondence (1973-1989), materials related to the WBFO Buffalo Social History Project (1978), visit of Khalid Muhammad of the Nation of Islam in 1994, and protesting the presentation of honorary degree to Roald Dahl (1989).


Girth, Marjorie, 1939 - (Law School)

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Goetz, Philip Becker, 1870- (Department of English)

Philip Becker Goetz Papers -- 16/4F/817

Copies of Lyrics and Meditations (1925); Kallirrhoe (1896); and The Summons of the King (1911); also includes a biographical sketch.


Greaney, William A. (School of Engineering)

William A. Greaney Papers -- 18/F/113

Minutes of the Graduate School Executive Committee (1965-1967); and minutes of the Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (1966-1967) kept by Greaney.


Guthrie, Robert, 1916- (School of Medicine)

Robert Guthrie Phenylketonuria (PKU) Papers, 1949-1991 (1958-1986 bulk) -- 19/F/1072

Personal papers of Dr. Robert Gutherie, who is widely recognized for the development of simple screening tests that detect phenylketonuria (PKU) and other inherited metabolic diseases in newborn infants. The collection includes publicity clippings, reprints of publications, subject files, correspondence, newborn screening program tests, PKU collaborative labs, lab reports, grant files.

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Halpern, Philip, 1902-1963 (Law School)

Philip Halpern Papers -- 21/F/519

Papers concerning Halpern's activities as an elected delegate to the New York State Constitutional Convention in 1938. Includes notes; correspondence with lawyers, judges, and interest groups; position papers; drafts of bills and resolutions; printed materials; and other items.

Halpern was a lawyer, New York State Supreme Court judge, and member of the faculty of the University of Buffalo Law School (Acting Dean, 1943-1946 and 1952-1954; and Dean, 1946-1947).


Hare, Daphne Joan Kean, 1937-1995 (School of Medicine and Biophysical Sciences)

Daphne Hare Memorial Album -- 19/F/862

Bound memorial volume (174 leaves) compiled by Peter H. Hare. Contains texts of tributes made by family and friends at a memorial celebration of the life of Daphne Hare or sent in remembrance of her. Includes photograph (8 x 11) bound in volume.

Daphne Joan Kean Hare was on the faculty of the departments of Medicine and Biophysical Sciences in the School of Medicine and Biophysical Sciences at the State University of New York at Buffalo before serving as director of the Medical/Dental Division of the United States Veterans Administration.


Hare, Peter H. (Department of Philosophy)

Peter H. Hare Papers -- 22/5F/368

Papers as member of the State University of New York at Buffalo President's Committee on the Recruitment and Promotion of Women, including minutes, correspondence, and reports. Collection also includes correspondence with Tom Toles regarding his talk, The Secret of Life given at UB on October 16, 1987; and materials relating to Hare and Professor Edward Madden documenting their professional and personal association from 1968-1999.


Peter H. Hare Retirement Album -- 22/5F/853

Bound volume (148 leaves) containing tributes, photocopies of correspondence, news clippings, photographs, and other material related to the career of Peter H. Hare, Professor of Philosophy at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

"Dedication. This volume is dedicated to Peter H. Hare on his retirement. Within these pages is but a small sampling collection and recollection of the numerous events that marked nearly forty years of service to the Department, the University and the community. With warmest regards from your colleagues in the Philosophy Department, September 2001."


The Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society: Papers of Peter Hare (ed.), 1971-2002 -- 22/5F/1008

Collection of correspondence and editorial work for the journal, The Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society, as maintained by UB Professor of Philosophy, Peter Hare, 1971-2002. Also includes some records kept by Hare from the Charles S. Peirce Society and the Society for the Advancement of American Philosophy (SAAP).

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Haynie, Charles A., (Tolstoy College)

Charles Haynie Papers, 1963-2002 -- 34/9/1071

Collection includes Haynie's correspondence, teaching files, publications, and information on political, social, and environmental activism.

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Heap, Mildred F. (School of Health Related Professions)

Mildred F. Heap Manuscript -- 39/F/m317

A history of the School of Health Related Professions by Mildred Heap, dated February 1970; includes manuscript corrections.


Hitchcock, Lauren B., 1900-1972 (School of Engineering

Lauren B. Hitchcock Papers, 1923-1966 -- 18/F/153

Papers of Lauren Hitchcock as chairman of the Technical Advisory Committee on Air Pollution of the Erie County Health Department and Director of Ecology and Environment, Inc.


Hoffman, Joseph G. (Joseph Gilbert), 1909- (Department of Physics)

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Holland, Norman Norwood, 1927- (author; Department of English)

Norman Norwood Holland Papers -- 16/4F/131

Collection includes Norman Norwood's manuscript and working papers for his 1968 book The Dynamics of Literary Response; also correspondence with publisher and letters from academics offering criticism and evaluation of manuscript.


Hopkins, Judith (University Libraries)

Judith Hopkins Papers, 1956-2004 -- 13/10/1038

Papers document technical services librarian Judith Hopkins' university studies and career from 1956 to 2004. The collection includes research and writings, committee materials, manuals written by Judith Hopkins, and materials related to her time at the Ohio College Library Center, now called the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC).

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Horton, John Theodore (Department of History)

John T. Horton Papers, circa 1920-1979 -- 22/6F/632

This collection consists of minutes and reports regarding the separation of the Department of History and Government at the University of Buffalo into two departments in 1962; a history of the Department of History, 1948-1967, covering Horton's tenure as chairman; and programs of the local Phi Beta Kappa chapter, 1938-1952 (incomplete), with a history of the chapter by Horton. Also included are materials concerning Horton's active involvement with the Niagara Frontier Defense Committee (1940-1941) and a genealogy of the Horton family.

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Hourani, George Fadlo (Department of Philosophy)

George F. Hourani Papers, 1927-1984 -- 22/5F/1010

Collection of materials from George F. Hourani, professor of Philosophy, specializing in Near Eastern History and Islamic philosophy. Includes correspondence, teachings, writings, Middle Eastern Studies research, and departmental files from both the University of Michigan and the University at Buffalo.

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Hyman, Jacob D., 1909- (lawyer; Law School)

Jacob D. Hyman Papers, 1956-1971 -- 21/F/231

Papers of Jacob D. Hyman, lawyer and Dean of the University at Buffalo Law School, 1953-1964. Includes papers pertaining to his university and community service.

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Jacob D. Hyman Additional Papers, 1948-1979 -- 21/F/551

Papers of Jacob D. Hyman, lawyer and Dean of the University of Buffalo Law School, 1953-1964. Includes papers relating to Hyman's activities with the Citizen's Council on Human Relations and related civil rights activities in the Buffalo area.

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Iggers, Georg G. (Department of History)

Georg G. Iggers Papers -- 22/6F/270

Correspondence, course files and class registers, 1955-1985 (bulk 1970-1985) concerning the professional activities and teaching of Georg Iggers. Also includes his paper, The Meeting of Two Cultures: A Young Jewish Refugee from the Nazi Germany Attends the University of Richmond, 1942-1944.


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Jackson, Bruce (Center for Studies in American Culture

Bruce Jackson Papers, 1964-1971 -- 16/4F/133

Papers of Bruce Jackson, Samuel P. Capen Professor of American Culture and State University of New York Distinguished Professor of English. Included are manuscripts, working copies, drafts, notes, related correspondence and tape transcripts of published works.

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Bruce Jackson Campus Revolt Collection, 1969-1970 -- 16/4F/134

Collection of Bruce Jackson documenting the University of Buffalo campus unrest of 1969 and 1970. Includes minutes, reports, newspapers, student papers on press coverage and community response, WBFO radio reports, television news broadcasts and "UB Disorders" audiotapes.

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Jones, Grace Keller (School of Nursing)

Grace Keller Jones Papers, circa 1949-1968 -- 38/F/416

Papers consist of drafts, working copies, and published editions of two chemistry manuals for nursing students written by Grace Keller Jones. The first manual, Chemistry Experiments for Nursing Students was written for use in course Nursing 121-122 (Chemistry), a course taught by Jones at the University of Buffalo. The second manual, Experimental Chemistry for Student Nurses was written for use as a chemistry laboratory manual for student nurses. Also included is correspondence between Jones and her publisher and lithographer for her first publication.


Jones, Oliver P. (Oliver Perry) (School of Medicine)

Oliver Perry Jones Papers, 1932-1989 -- 19/F/794

Papers of Oliver Perry Jones concerning his professional activities in Hematology and Anatomy, his lectures and publications, and his medical anatomy students' anomaly reports. Papers include correspondence, clippings, reports and lectures, photographs and other materials associated with various organizations in the Anatomy and Hematology fields.

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Kaiser, Arthur L. (Graduate School of Education; director, Admissions and Records

Arthur Kaiser Papers -- 17/F/603

Papers of Arthur Kaiser on the Faculty of Educational Studies and its predecessor, the School of Education containing printed or mimeographed minutes, memoranda, reports, and other items, some with brief notes by Dr. Kaiser. Also includes general files on the Office of Admissions and Records and various university committees and events and a 1929 report on the School of Fine Arts, later known as the Albright Art School.


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Keil, Charles (ethnomusicologist; Department of American Studies)

Charles Keil Papers, 1965-1998 (bulk 1970-1990) -- 16/8F/1064

Collection of materials from Charles Keil, ethnomusicologist and professor of American Studies. Includes his teachings, publications, political activism, resource material, and his work in the University at Buffalo American Studies, Music, and Anthropology departments.

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Kelly, Gail Paradise (Graduate School of Education

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Kennedy, Elizabeth Lapovsky (Women's Studies College, Department of American Studies)

Elizabeth Lapovsky Kennedy Papers, 1961-1993 (bulk 1970-1993) -- 34/5/1012

Collection of materials from Elizabeth Lapovsky Kennedy, professor of Women's Studies. Includes her teachings, publications, political activism, resource material, and her work in the UB Women's Studies and American Studies departments.

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Klein, Marcus (author; Department of English)

Marcus Klein Papers -- 16/4F/129

Manuscripts and galley proofs of After Alienation (1964) and of the introduction to Willa Cather's My Mortal Enemy (1961).


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Land, Adelle Henrietta, 1901-1969 (Graduate School of Education)

Adelle Land Papers, 1920-1968 -- 17/F/441

Papers of Adelle Land, instructor and professor of education at the University of Buffalo, 1923-1969; director of the University of Buffalo Graduate Professional Unit in Education, 1931-1964.


Leary, Daniel Bell, 1886-1946 (Department of Psychology)

Daniel Leary Papers, circa 1920-1946 -- 22/4F/120

Papers include outlines and notes for speeches and courses in psychology, publications, correspondence, and a typescript draft with corrections of book, The Search for Salvation: A Psychological Study of Religion, 1932. Also includes a thirty page letter to Leary in 1943 from a former patient at Buffalo State Hospital charging the University of Buffalo with conducting experiments on her.


Lemon, Asa Bertram (School of Pharmacy)

A.B. Lemon, Dean of the School of Pharmacy Papers, 1924-1969 -- 36/3/535

Papers of Dr. Asa Bertram Lemon, Dean of the School of Pharmacy, 1926-1969 document the growth of the School of Pharmacy and Alumni Association during Dr. Lemon's time at the University at Buffalo. The collection includes his state and local professional pharmaceutical activities and correspondence as well course material, correspondence and song books from the School of Pharmacy.

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Levine, Adeline (Department of Sociology)

Adeline Levine Love Canal Research Materials, 1953-1981 (1978-1981 bulk) -- 22/3F/634

Materials collected by Dr. Adeline Levine, Department of Sociology, State University of New York at Buffalo, for her book Love Canal: Science, Politics and People.

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Adeline Levine Love Canal Research Materials, 1980-1991 -- 22/3F/1113

Materials collected by Dr. Adeline Levine, Department of Sociology, State University of New York at Buffalo, for her research on Love Canal; specifically research on the environmental studies of the area.

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Levine, George R. (Department of English)

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Lively, Robert Alexander, 1922-1973 (Department of History)

Robert A. Lively Papers, 1943-1973 -- 22/6F/471

Papers contain correspondence with a group of southern historians concerning a collection of essays published in 1960 as The Southerner as American edited by Charles Grier Sellers. Collection also includes correspondence regarding editing and publishing of Lively's books, Fiction Fights the Civil War (1957) and This Glorious Cause (1958); correspondence concerning his professional career, lecture notes, and drafts of speeches.


Livermore, Shaw, 1902- (School of Management)

Shaw Livermore Papers, 1932-1941 -- 27/F/188

Papers of Shaw Livermore include correspondence, minutes, reports, and student papers pertaining to Livermore's work as a professor and as Assistant Dean of the School of Business Administration at the University of Buffalo.

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Lockie, Laurence Dagenais (School of Pharmacy)

Laurence Lockie Papers, 1932-1941 -- 36/F/169

Papers include typescript drafts, proof sheets, and final manuscript of book Pharmacy on the Niagara Frontier; lists of pharmacies compiled from city directories, 1828-1960; and six student papers listing retail druggists, compiled from city directories, 1931-1963.

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Lockwood, Thomas B.

Thomas B. Lockwood Papers, 1876-1956 -- MS 11

The collection contains letters, photographs and clippings, pertaining to the dedication of Lockwood Memorial Library and the production of a catalog for the occasion. The collection also includes Lockwood family memorabilia consisting of scrapbooks, diaries, guestbooks, correspondence, photographs, programs and menus.

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Thomas B. Lockwood Antiquarian Book Catalog Collection -- MS 141

Antiquarian book catalogs collected by Thomas B. Lockwood and the University Libraries, University at Buffalo, State University of New York.

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Thomas B. Lockwood Book Collecting Records, circa 1910-1935 -- MS 131

Notebooks and card file maintained by Thomas B. Lockwood documenting the acquisition of individual items in the collection of books and other items which were donated to the University of Buffalo in 1935.

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Lopez, Manuel D. (University Libraries)

Manuel D. Lopez Papers, 1966-1987 -- 13/10/104

Correspondence, questionnaires, copies of resolutions, and other material regarding faculty status for librarians within the SUNY system and at SUNY at Buffalo; includes information concerning the origins of the SUNY Librarians' Association and the Association of Librarians at SUNY at Buffalo. Also includes information on Lopez's career as a reference librarian at Lockwood Library including an activity log (1971-1981); annual reports (1973-1981); papers concerning planning for a new library on the Amherst Campus (1964-1970) with plans for the reference department (1969-1971); catalog of the Polish Room Collection (1983); and bibliographies on New York State History (1980,1987).

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Lyman, Helen H. (School of Library and Information Studies)

Helen H. Lyman Papers, circa 1890-2002 (bulk 1955-1998) -- 45/F/1000

The papers of adult services librarian and library science professor, Helen Huguenor Lyman, which span almost 70 years of research and writing on the subject of adult literacy. Also includes personal writings and genealogical notes on the Huguenor family.

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Lynch, Hollis Ralph (Department of History)

Hollis Ralph Lynch Papers, 1967 -- 22/6F/192

Collection contains Hollis Ralph Lynch's page proofs for his published manuscript.


Lyndon, Benjamin H. (Benjamin Herman), 1911- (School of Social Work)

Benjamin H. Lyndon Papers, 1951-1973 -- 35/F/639

Correspondence and professional papers, 1951-1973, of Benjamin H. Lyndon, Dean of the School of Social Work at the University at Buffalo, 1956-1968.

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Lyon, Irving Phillips, 1870-1944 (School of Medicine)

Irving Phillips Lyon Papers, 1899-1910, 1919 -- 19/F/511

Collection contains reprints of Lyon's published articles.


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Mantsavinos, Roger (School of Pharmacy)

Roger Mantsavinos Papers, circa 1964-1966 -- 36/F/172

Papers include grade books from the Fall of 1964 and the Fall of 1965 and materials pertaining to research grants.


Masling, Joseph M. (Department of Psychology)

Joseph M. Masling Papers, 1968-1969 -- 22/4F/m321

Manuscript for Encyclopedia of Education article, "The Testing Situation," regarding educational testing; bibliography; and related correspondence.


Massey, Irving (Department of English)

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McConnell, Thomas Raymond (Chancellor)

T. Raymond McConnell Papers, 1937-1954 -- 4/8/22

Reprints of speeches and articles on fund raising, academic freedom, the elective system, and selective service; also inaugural memorabilia.

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McGarry, Edmund D. (Edmund Daniels) (School of Management)

Edmund D. McGarry Papers, 1914-1970 -- 27/F/455

This collection includes correspondence, lecture notes, typescripts and reprints of Edmund D. McGarry's speeches and articles, newspaper clippings, publications of the National Association of Teachers of Marketing and Advertising (NATMA), and printed materials concerning marketing and business research.

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McGrath, Ruth Ehrig (Graduate School of Education

Ruth Ehrig McGrath Papers, 1937-1974 -- 17/F/461

Collection of Ruth McGrath's papers regarding the development of the Early Childhood Education Council of Western New York (ECEC) and the New York State Association for the Education of Young Children. Also includes papers as Director of the University at Buffalo's institutional staff training program for the federal Project Head Start program.

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McGrorey, Ruth T. -- 38/F/619

Ruth T. McGrorey Papers, 1965-1977 -- 38/F/619

Papers of Dr. Ruth T. McGrorey, professor of nursing education and Dean (1966-1974) of the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Nursing. The collection consists of papers, articles and speeches by McGrorey; annual reports of the School of Nursing; working papers for projected books on nursing administration, information on her teaching and consultation activities; and materials concerning a sabbatical study of new patterns of nursing administration and patient care in the US, UK and Spain; as well as personal memorabilia and tape recordings of seminars, speeches and meetings.

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Metzger, Michael M. (Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages)

Michael Metzger Papers, 1966-1967 -- 16/6F/381

Papers of Professor Michael Metzger include minutes of the Faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences.


Meyerson, Martin (President)

Martin Meyerson Speeches and Statements, 1966-1970 -- 4/10/9

Copies of the speeches and statements given by Martin Meyerson during his tenure as President of the State University of New York at Buffalo.


Martin Meyerson Printed Material, circa 1966-1968 -- 4/10/26

Collection includes inauguration memorabilia, prospectus for an academic plan, and other statements and reports.


Martin Meyerson Inauguration Scrapbook, 1967 -- 4/10/656

Scrapbook of Martin Meyerson's inauguration as President of the University at Buffalo on may 29, 1967. Includes invitations, speeches, schedules, clippings, and photographs.


Michel, Laurence Anthony (Department of English)

Laurence Anthony Michel Papers -- 16/4F/130

Collection includes work as editor for author Samuel Daniel's publications, The Tragedy Of Philotas and The Civil Wars including manuscripts and drafts of editions.


Milbrath, Lester W. (political scientist; Department of Political Science)

Lester W. Milbrath Environmental Issues Papers, 1971-1990 -- 22/7F/668

Papers of Lester W. Milbrath, University at Buffalo political science professor, on environmental issues including Love Canal, nuclear waste at the West Valley site, and Great Lakes water quality. Collection also includes conference papers, articles and book chapters written or co-authored by Dr. Milbrath. Also files on the formation of the Environmental Studies Center at the University, including its annual reports and other publications.

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Mitchell, Charles (Department of English)

Charles Mitchell Papers, 1867 -- 16/4F/m313

Script of the five-page play Two written for the Angry Arts Festival, April 12, 1867.


Mrozowski, Stanislaw W. (Department of Physics)

Stanislaw Mrozowski Papers, circa 1950-1974 -- 20/4F/285

Papers of Stanislaw Mrozowski contains records of the Carbon Research Center. Also includes records as editor of Carbon International Journal as well as earlier work in spectroscopy.

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Murray, Daniel H. (School of Pharmacy)

Daniel H. Murray Papers, 1947-1967 -- 36/3/174

Papers include proceedings, reports, correspondence, notes and other items concerning meetings of professional societies and symposiums; also lecture notes, course outlines and other material from courses taught at the School of Pharmacy, University of Buffalo.


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Naroll, Raoul (Department of Anthropology)

Raoul Naroll Papers, 1941-1986 -- 22/9F/1107

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

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Naylor, John Francis (Department of History; University Libraries

John Francis Naylor Papers, 1964 -- 22/6F/827 Typescript (carbon) of Ph.D. thesis, Harvard University, 1964 in 2 volumes.

Nelson, Jack (Graduate School of Education)

Jack Nelson Papers, 1964 -- 17/F/144

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.


Noble, Bernice K. (Department of Microbiology and Immunology)

Bernice K. Noble Papers, 1976-2003 (bulk 1994-2003) -- 19/F/970

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.

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Norton, Charles P. (Chancellor)

Charles P. Norton Scrapbooks, 1905-1920 -- 4/6/18

Collection contains two scrapbooks of speeches, correspondence and clippings.

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Pardee, Julia M. (actress; Department of Theatre and Dance)

Julia M. Pardee Theatre Collection, 1958-1965 -- 16/7F/149

Collection includes photographs and programs for University of Buffalo productions directed by Julia Pardee from 1958-1965 including the Second Shepard's Play; Six Characters in Search of an Author; Waltz of the Toreadors; Juno; The Lady's Not For Burning; and Uncle Vanya.


Park, Julian, 1888-1965 (College of Arts and Sciences; University Historian)

Julian Park Papers, 1834-1965 -- 15/2/119

Papers of Julian Park, the first dean of Arts and Sciences (1919-1954) and the University's first Historian (1959-1965). Collection includes historical documents concerning the inception and early history of the University which Park used as research for his publication, History of the University of Buffalo (1917). Also includes an unpublished manuscript for a subsequent history of the University; typewritten memoir; scrapbooks regarding his father, Dr. Roswell Park and the University of Buffalo (1907-1964).

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Park, Roswell, 1852-1914 (physician; Department of Surgery)

Roswell Park Miscellanea, 1876-1914 -- 19/F/333

Collection of manuscripts of musical compositions written or arranged by Park; proceedings of dinner in Park's honor (1908); The Evil Eye, Thanatology and Other Essays (1913); microfilm copy of scrapbook of clippings and memorial messages compiled by family (1914). Also, Selected Papers Surgical and Scientific (1914), a posthumous collection by Dr. Charles G. Stockton.


Roswell Park and Oliver P. Jones slide lectures, 1965 -- 19/F/352

Dr. Roswell Park's lantern slides for lecture Medicine in Classical Art and Satire; Park's original notes for the lecture, with revisions by Julius Richter and Oliver P. Jones; correspondence between Richter and Jones regarding Jones' lecture, 1964-65. Also, information regarding presentation of lecture by Park in early 1900's by Richter (in late 1940's?), and by Jones in 1965; and Park's slides depicting torture.


Roswell Park scrapbooks, 1872-1914 -- 19/F/576

Scrapbooks include clippings, printed items, and other materials regarding Park's medical career and social life in Chicago, Illinois (1877-1883) and Buffalo (1883-1914). Also includes articles written by Park, information on Chicago musical events (1872-1875), and a memorial scrapbook of obituaries and tributes.

Scrapbooks are also available on microfilm (mf 2, 12)

Parry, William T. (William Tuthill), 1908-1988 (Department of Philosophy)

William Tuthill Parry Papers, 1908-1988 -- 22/5F/767

Papers concerning Parry's teaching, study, and writing on analytic implications, modal and symbolic logic. Also documents Parry's directorship of the Progressive Labor School in Boston and his dismissal from the Massachusetts W.P.A. in 1940 due to his membership in the Communist Party. Collection also includes photocopies of Parry's testimony regarding communism before the House Committee on Un-American Activities, 1953; clippings and other material regarding his testimony and the subsequent controversy at the University of Buffalo and in the city of Buffalo. Also, paper by Robby Cohen, Professor William T. Parry, HUAC, and the University of Buffalo: A Case Study in Repression, and two oral history interviews with Parry conducted by Cohen, 1976.


Pegrum, Reginald H. (Department of Geological Sciences)

Reginald H. Pegrum Papers, 1926-1929, 1960-1971 -- 20/5F/318

This collection primarily consists of correspondence concerning Reginald H. Pegrum's activities as curator of geology at the Buffalo Museum of Science including field notes of geological surveys. Collection also includes material concerning Pegrum's career at the State University of New York at Buffalo where he was a member of the Department of Geology.

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Perry, Thomas D. (Department of Philosophy)

Thomas D. Perry Papers, 1957-1982, (bulk 1970-1982) -- 22/5F/998

Collection of materials from Thomas D. Perry, professor of legal philosophy. Includes his teachings, publications, professional correspondence, and his work in the UB Philosophy Department.

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Plesur, Milton (Department of History)

Milton Plesur Papers, 1953-1979 -- 22/6F/206

Memos, reports, studies, and other material from various State University of New York at Buffalo committees and organizations including the Faculty Senate, 1955-1974; the College of Arts and Sciences, 1955-1967; American Association of University Professors, 1953-1966; Faculty Club, 1953-1968; Athletic Committee, 1966-1973.


Milton Plesur Papers, circa 1947-1982 -- 22/6F/614

Papers include America's Outward Thrust (1971), Intellectual Alienation in the 1920's (1970), Creating an American Empire: 1865-1914 (1971); also working papers for a festschrift in honor of Selig Adler; also papers regarding History Department and some course materials.


Milton Plesur Papers, 1956-1985 -- 22/6F/701

Papers include course materials; manuscripts; correspondence concerning book reviews, articles and books; and materials concerning various committees including the Athletic Eligibility Committee (1956-1962), Alumni Association (1982-1985) and the Alcohol Review Committee (1977-1985).


Milton Plesur American Movie Papers -- 22/6F/795

Research and course materials assembled by Milton Plesur on the history of the American movie industry from its beginnings to the 1980s including reference files on movie actors and directors and subject files used by Dr. Plesur and his students for course research. Also includes oral history interviews in the 1970s with many movie actors and directors of the 1920s and 1930s.


Milton Plesur Papers, circa 1947-1982 -- 22/6F/797

Course resource files, photos and personal memorabilia of Milton Plesur. Resource files consist of notes, clippings, student papers, outlines, syllabi, exams, finals, articles and photocopied stories on topics such as sex history, 1920s, 1930s, WWII, culture since 1945, the Gilded Age, popular culture, presidential health and sexuality, and U.S. History and foreign relations. Personal memorabilia consists of portraits of Plesur and photos of family and acquaintances, awards and degreed received, certificates of achievement and affiliations.


Post, Howard William, 1896- (Department of Chemistry

Howard William Post Papers, 1929-1981 -- 20/2F/476

Papers include copies of scientific articles; scrapbooks containing photographs, letters and other memorabilia; correspondence with colleagues in Europe and Asia; lecture notes; unpublished research papers; and materials documenting his professional research in silicon and organometallics and other personal concerns.


Powell, Elwin H., 1925-2001 (Department of Sociology)

Elwin H. Powell Papers, 1960-2001 -- 22/3F/1088

The papers of Elwin H. Powell (1925-2001), activist and sociology professor at the University at Buffalo. Collection includes extensive research and writings concerning political events in the UB and Buffalo communities.

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Pratt, Julius William, 1888- (Department of History)

Julius William Pratt Papers, 1954-1973 -- 22/6F/353

Inventory of Pratt papers at the Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society; typescript of remarks at a University of Buffalo Council meeting, 1954, regarding the resignation of University of Buffalo President T.R. McConnell; clippings, circa 1958-1973; article and photocopy of draft article on Pratt's retirement, 1973. Also tape of discussion between Pratt and Selig Adler concerning Pratt's career as historian and teacher, particularly his role at the University of Buffalo, 1926-1958, and his recollections of the University.


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Rahn, Hermann, 1912- (Department of Physiology)

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anov, Theodor (Department of Mechanical Engineering)

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Richter, Julius (Department of Anatomy)

Julius Richter Papers, circa 1920-1940 -- 19/F/163

Lecture notes on anatomy, with original sketches; Medical Alumni Catalog (1925); and material regarding 30th reunion of Class of 1904 of the University of Buffalo School of Medicine.


Riddel, Joseph (Department of English)

Joseph Riddel Papers, circa 1964-1972 -- 16/4F/127

Typescripts and manuscript drafts of three works of literary criticism: The Clairvoyant Eye: The Poetry and Poetics of Wallace Stevens (1965); C. Day Lewis (1971); and The Poetics of William Carlos Williams.


Riegel, Robert, b. 1890 (insurance consultant; School of Management)

Robert Riegel Papers, 1925-1961 -- 27/F/189

Minutes of the School of Business Administration, 1929-1961; minutes of various committees; and correspondence concerning University insurance.


Riepe, Dale Maurice, 1918- (Department of Philosophy)

Dale Riepe Papers, 1946-1986 -- 22/5F/708

Collection of materials from Dale Riepe, Professor Emeritus of Philosophy. Includes extensive correspondence, subject files, and department and related professional papers, as well as several drafts and manuscripts of Riepe's publications.

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Rottenberg, Simon (Department of Economics and Industrial Relations)

Simon Rottenberg "Christmas Carol Issue" Papers, 1964 -- 27/F/183

File consisting of correspondence and set of returned questionnaires issued in December 1964 by Professor Rottenberg, in his private poll of graduate faculty opinion concerning the practice of broadcasting of Christmas carols on campus. Organized by donor: Correspondence; Returned questionnaires, many with strong opinions added by faculty members polled.


Rustgi, Moti Lal (Department of Physics)

Moti Lal Rustgi Papers, 1952-1992 -- 20/4F/976

The personal and professional papers of nuclear physicist and State University of New York at Buffalo physics professor, Moti Lal Rustgi.

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Sanford, William H. (Division of Athletics)

William H. Sanford Papers, 1948-1987 -- 31/5F/936

Papers from University at Buffalo varsity swimming coach, William H. Sanford. Collection includes photographs of University of Buffalo varsity swimmers and tennis players, planning documents for athletic facilities, and swimming and diving score records. Also included is the San-Dell Computer No.1 for Diving and Synchronized Swimming (1958) developed by Sanford and Robert W. Bedell.

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Sapp, Allen D. (School of Music)

Allen Sapp Papers, circa 1961-circa 1968 -- 16/5F/391

Papers as Professor and head of various music and performing arts departments at the State University of New York at Buffalo (1958-1971).


Schwartz, Herman, 1931- (Law School)

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Scott, Ann London (Department of English)

Ann London Scott Papers, 1968-1969 -- 16/4F/799

Ann London Scott was a noted poet, author, and women's rights activist. She is most noted for establishing the Buffalo chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) and was elected to the national board, serving as the vice president of legislation, responsible for lobbying for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment. Collection includes Scott's classroom lectures and coursework in English literature and composition at the State University of New York at Buffalo.


Shoben, Joseph (Center for Higher Education)

Joseph Shoben Papers, 1968-1969 -- 17/F/m315 (no description of papers available)

Siggelkow, Richard A. (Vice President for Student Affairs)

Richard A. Siggelkow Papers, 1963-1971 -- 41/1/52 (no description of papers available)
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Silverman, Oscar A. (Department of English; University Libraries)

Oscar A. Silverman Papers, 1956-1970 -- 13/2/99

Correspondence concerning the Poetry Collection of Lockwood Library; reviews and correspondence regarding 1957 edition of James Joyce's Epiphanies, for which Silverman wrote the introduction and notes; drafts and reprints of article James Joyce: Paris--Buffalo; personal correspondence; notes on lectures given by Pierre Emmanuel, 1958-1959; and committee records.


Smith, Henry Lee (Department of Linguistics)

Henry Lee Smith Papers -- 22/8F/232

Contains drafts and final copies of speeches and publications as well as M.A. and Ph.D. dissertations done under the direction of Henry Lee Smith.


Henry Lee Smith Additional Papers, circa 1935-1972 -- 22/8F/371

The collection contains drafts and final copies of speeches and publications as well as M.A. and Ph.D. dissertations done under the direction of Henry Lee Smith. This collection supplements 22/8F/232, Henry Lee Smith Papers.

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Somers, Harold (School of Management)

Harold Somers Papers, 1943-1961 -- 27/F/286 (no description available)

Somit, Albert (Department of Political Science)

Albert Somit Papers -- 22/7F/453

Papers of Dr. Albert Somit as a political scientist and executive vice president of the State University of New York at Buffalo.


Starbuck, George Edwin, 1931- (poet; English Department; University Libraries

George Starbuck Papers, 1964-1968 -- 16/4F/383

Papers of regarding Starbuck's fight against the New York Feinberg Law which required teachers in the state to take a loyalty oath.


Stockton, Charles G. 1853-1931 (School of Medicine

Charles Stockton Papers, 1877-1900 -- 19/F/609

Papers contain course notes and case notes maintained while a student at the University of Buffalo and in the clinic of Buffalo General Hospital (1877); typescripts of papers written by Stockton on various medical topics (1890s); a speech delivered to graduates of the Buffalo General Hospital (1891); and papers concerning the Franklin School of Buffalo (1894-1900).


Straus, David B., 1930- (Department of Biochemistry)

David B. Straus Papers, 1970-1971 -- 19/F/379

Proposal for a National Environmental Laboratory.


Strauss, Norman (Department of Biological Sciences)

Norman Strauss Papers, 1956-1990 -- 20/3F/777

Laboratory Notebooks on Molecular Biology and Bacterial Physiology kept by Norman Strauss, including research over his whole career in molecular biology and bacterial physiology conducted at NYU (1956-1958), Yale (1958-1964), and the State University of New York at Buffalo (1964-1990).


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Thorn, Katherine (speech therapist; Department of Speech Communications)

Katherine Thorn Papers, 1940-1969 -- 22/10F/121

Professional papers pertaining primarily to Thorn's work on speech disorders at the Speech Clinic and in the Department of Speech Communication. Collection includes tape recordings of speech disorders used for class instruction and Thorn's papers as a member of the Committee on the Evaluation of the Student Constitution at the University of Buffalo.

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Touster, Saul (Law School)

Saul Touster Papers -- 21/F/181

Correspondence, notes, minutes, and clippings regarding work on various University at Buffalo committees, including Fenton Lectures Committee (1965-1967); Faculty Senate Committees (1964-1968); and the Faculty Advisory Committee on Presidential Selection, (1965-1966). Also, papers as chairman of the Schools Committee - Parkside Community Association (1961-1968) regarding integration of Buffalo Schools -- especially PS 54; and the Lenhoff Memorial edited by Touster in honor of a former professor at the University at Buffalo School of Law (1965-1968).


Travis, Stanley D. (Department of Theatre and Dance)

Stanley Travis Papers, 1932-1967 -- 16/7F/520 (no description available)
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Vall, Mark van de (Department of Sociology)

Mark van de Wall Papers, 1948-1987 -- 22/3F/198

Manuscript for Labor Organizations: a macro-and micro-sociological analysis on a comparative basis published in 1970. Collection includes typescript of published book with author's and publisher's corrections.


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Welch, Claude Emerson (Department of Political Science)

Claude E. Welch Papers, 1968-1981 -- 22/7F/194

Papers include correspondence and other papers concerning a proposed study of youth attitudes, a proposal to the Ford Foundation relating to the early development of the Council on International Studies at the State University of New York at Buffalo, and papers on an interdisciplinary seminar on Africa.


White, Marian E., (Marian Emily), 1921-1975 (anthropologist; Department of Anthropology)

Marian E. White Papers, 1934-1975 -- 22/9F/422

The collection contains drafts of papers and articles as well as other materials relating to Marian White's work on the prehistory and ethnohistory of the Iroquois and other Native American groups in New York State. Also included are detailed course notes from graduate work at the University of Michigan and personal memorabilia.

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Marian E. White Additional Papers, 1960-1975 -- 22/9F/579

Additional papers of Marian E. White concerning her research, teaching and participation in departmental activities in the Department of Anthropology. Materials include research proposals, documentation of salvage efforts, and course materials such as copies of exams, syllabi, and student evaluation. This collection supplements 22/9F/422, Marian E. White Papers.

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Woodburn, Henry Milton (Department of Chemistry)

Henry Milton Woodburn Papers, 1925-1974 -- 20/2F/408 (no description available)
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Yeracaris, Constantine A., 1918- (Department of Sociology)

Yeracaris Hospital Study Collection, circa 1960-1966 -- 22/3F/820

Collection contains papers relating to the Grosof, Gross, and Yeracaris hospital study later compiled into Social Causes of Labor Turnover in Modern Hospitals, published by the University of Buffalo Department of Sociology in 1966. Papers include drafts, projects, general background, correspondence, hospital surveys, interviews, statistics, demographic and census data. Hospitals examined include Beth-El, Buffalo General, Millard Fillmore, Our Lady of Victory and South Buffalo Mercy.