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J. Howard Smith (Schmidt) scrapbook and student notebook, 1915-1917

Topics: Student Life, Photographs, Ephemera

Jackson (Bruce) Campus Revolt Collection, 1969-1970

Documents, minutes, reports, newspapers, student papers on press coverage and community response to the University of Buffalo campus unrest in 1969 and 1970. Also includes, "UB Disorders"- audio tapes, March-April 1970. Audio tape portrayal of the administrative and student unrest at the University of Buffalo (March-April 1970). Including television news broadcasts and interviews, WBFO radio reports, student interviews with administration, faculty senate meetings and strike convocation. The bulk of the taped material addresses the ROTC issue; acting president, Peter Regan; police on campus, and the Faculty 45. Professor Jackson compiled the tapes and makes brief commentaries throughout several of the live sessions.

Topics: Campus Unrest, UB People

Jackson (Bruce) Papers, 1964-1971

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 for three of Jackson's published works: The Negro and His Folklore, Thief's Primer, In the Life; Versions of the Criminal Experience, and Wake Up Dead Man: Hard Labor and Southern Blues.

Topics: UB People, Social Activism

Jarvis (Gregory B.) Video Recording collection, 1985-1987

A collection of VHS recordings pertaining to astronaut Gregory B. Jarvis, who was on the Challenger mission in 1986.

Topics: UB People, Audio/Visual collections

Jay (David G.) Papers, circa 1970-1989

The David G. Jay papers, 1972-1995, consist of files maintained by Richard F. Griffin and David G. Jay, attorneys for the plaintiffs in the Buffalo School desegregation case, from 1972 through 1995. The files include papers submitted to the court, orders of the court, hearing exhibits, transcripts of hearings and depositions, plaintiffs' notes and analyses of Board data and proposals, plaintiffs' correspondence, Board of Education proposals, reports and data, and press clippings. Related materials are located in the Citizens Council for Human Relations, Inc. (CCHR) files and the files of the Citizens Commission on School Desegregation housed in the University Archives, permanent records filed in federal court, records maintained by the Buffalo Branch of the NAACP, and records maintained by the other parties to the suit.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History, Education History

Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo, Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo Records, 1902-1979 (bulk 1930-1975)

The Records of the Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo in the Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo. Included are the records of constituent agencies and member organizations of the Federation such as, the Bureau of Jewish Education, Jewish Family Services, the Jewish Community Center, Kadimah School of Buffalo, and the Rose Coplon Home. Records include minutes, committee reports, publications, correspondence, yearbooks, scrapbooks, and photographs.

Topics: Jewish Buffalo Archives; Digital Collections

Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo, Local Community Records, 1844-1976 (bulk 1920-1960)

Records of the Local Jewish Community in the Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo include cemetery records, local temple and shul records, and Jewish organizations. Also included are material pertaining to deported persons and refugee matters, and the papers of Max M. Yellen and Dr. Gerhard J. Falk and Dr. Ursula A. Falk.

Topics: Digital Collections, Jewish Buffalo Archives

Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo, Papers of Prominent Local Jews, 1912-1988 (bulk 1940-1980)

The Papers of Prominent Local Jews in the Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo include the papers of Donald S. Day, Dorothy Goldberg, Bernard Mandelkern, Morton Merowitz, Haskell Penn, and Milton Plesur as well as oral history interviews with other notable persons. Included in the collection are committee reports, correspondence, photographs, and citizenship records.

Topics: Digital Collections, Jewish Buffalo Archives, Jewish Buffalo Archives

Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo, Selig Adler Papers, 1932-1988

Selig Adler Collection in the Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo consists of Adler's published articles as well as those of colleagues and friends. Includes biographical information on Adler and his family as well as his notes and lecture materials on Jewish and American history.

Topics: Jewish Buffalo Archives

Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo, Synagogue Records, 1884-1986 (bulk 1915-1980)

Synagogue Records of the Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo. Records of Congregation B'rith Sholem (Pine Street Shul) and Temple Sinai include account books, record books, receipt and memo pads, photographs, deeds, correspondence, committee minutes, and bulletins.

Topics: Digital Collections, Jewish Buffalo Archives

Jewish Community Center of Greater Buffalo and Summer Camps Records, 1915-2009

The collection of Jewish Community Center (JCC) of Greater Buffalo and Summer Camps Records contains a wide range of material, dominated by photographs and program-related materials for the JCC, Camp Lakeland and Camp Centerland. Also, contains correspondence, reports, publications, newsletters, and handwritten documents. An additional three other collections are included: annual Jewish community book fair records; Jewish Film Festival and Jewish Repertory Theatre records.

Topics: Jewish Buffalo Archives

Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo Records, 1914-2011

Records of the Jewish Federation and, because of the Federation's encompassing nature, the some records from affiliated and supported institutions. Local case files on Soviet Jewish immigration created by Jewish Family Service are included. The collection includes a file of the Jewish Federation's newsletter, Federation News.

Topics: Jewish Buffalo Archives

Jewish Federation of Niagara Falls Records, circa 1930-2001 (bulk 1935-1994)

The Jewish Federation of Niagara Falls administrative records including minutes, committee reports, publications, correspondence, yearbooks, scrapbooks, and photographs. Records of the Rosa Coplon Home are also included.

Topics: Jewish Buffalo Archives

Jewish Genealogical Society of Buffalo Records, 1993-2006 (bulk 2002-2003)

Personal and organizational papers documenting aspects of Jewish community in Buffalo collected and created by Jane Fischman, Renata Lefcourt, and Muriel Selling. Material includes newspaper clippings, newsletters, a scrapbook, displays and photographs.

Topics: Digital Collections, Jewish Buffalo Archives

Jewish Journal of Western New York, Buffalo, New York, 2013-2019

Contains issues of the Jewish Journal of Western New York from March 2013 to the present.

Topics: Jewish Buffalo Archives

Jewish Liberal Arts Club Collection, 1931-2000

Scrapbooks documenting aspects of the work of the Jewish Liberal Arts Club, a Jewish social and philanthropic women's club.

Topics: Digital Collections, Jewish Buffalo Archives

Jewish Thought Newsletter, 2015-2018

Newsletters from the Department of Jewish Thought.

Topics: Publications, Jewish Buffalo Archives

Jones (Grace Keller) Papers, circa 1949-1968

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.

Topics: UB People

Jones (Oliver Perry) Papers, 1932-1989

Papers of Oliver Perry Jones, distinguished professor of Anatomy, include lectures, publications, and students' anomaly reports. Also includes correspondence, clippings, reports, lectures, photographs, and other materials associated with various organizations in the professional fields of Anatomy and Hematology.

Topics: UB People

Jonson (George Washington) Diaries, 1848, 1857

Diaries kept by George Washington [William?] Jonson [Johnson](1801-1880), a Buffalo, New York, lawyer, associate of Millard Fillmore, land agent and abolitionist.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History, Social Activism

June 4 Memorial Fund Collection, 1989-1995

The June 4 Memorial Fund was an independent, non-profit student/faculty organization initiated in 1989 to promote human rights for all Chinese people.

Topics: Social Activism

Junior League of Buffalo records, circa 1920s-2010s

The records of the Junior League of Buffalo. Includes scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, member directories, photographs, newsletters, correspondence, and ephemera.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History, Women's History in WNY