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Land (Adelle H.) Papers, circa 1931-1968

Professional papers, primarily extensive documentation of the unified program in teacher education, the Graduate Professional Unit, developed and taught by Dr. Land at the University of Buffalo, 1931-1968. Also includes notes, correspondence, and papers from her doctoral work at Teachers' College, Columbia University, 1932-1937, and other materials reflecting her career as a progressive educator and early advocate of preparation for teaching in higher education. Material also includes Army Air Force training course material, progressive school information, class lists and assignments, committee information, professional reports, correspondence, typescripts of works, radio scripts of "Human Nature in Action," information on Pi Lambda Theta, AAUP, ITEPSST, reports on graphology, personal memorabilia and notes. Also includes information on Daniel Bell Leary and William Chandler Bagley (Columbia University), correspondence with Carter Alexander (Teachers' College).

Topics: Education History, UB People

Lane (Carroll Fenton) Science Series radio program lectures, 1930

Carroll Lane Fenton (1900-1969) authored and illustrated several books on paleontology and geology. In 1930, he recorded a series of lectures for local radio station WGR: Relics of Early Life; How Rocks are Formed; The Crust of the Earth; Mineral Deposits; and Climates of the Past

This collections consists of typescripts and one handwritten manuscript of these lectures.

Topics: UB People, Education History

Larkin Company Plans, 1904, 1912

Architectural plans for the Larkin Company's administration building which was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Topics: Design Archives, Wright, Frank Lloyd

Lazarus- Klein (Rabbi Alex) Collection, 1957-1982 (bulk 1971-1974)

Papers documenting aspects of the social, religious and cultural life of the Suburban Congregation/Temple Beth Am (Reform) and Temple Sinai (Reconstructionist) synagogues within Buffalo, NY.

Topics: Digital Collections, Jewish Buffalo Archives

Leary (Daniel Bell) Papers, circa 1920-1946

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.

Topics: UB People

Lemon (A.B.), Dean of the School of Pharmacy, Papers, 1926-1969

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.

Topics: UB People

Levine (Adeline) Love Canal Research Materials (Part I), 1953-1981 (1978-1981 bulk)

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, published by Lexington Books in 1982. This collection includes a copy of the Quit Claim Deed, dated April 28, 1953, in which land was transferred from Hooker Electrochemical to the Niagara Falls Board of Education for the sum of $1.

Topics: Environmental Issues in WNY, Love Canal

Levine (Adeline) Love Canal Research Materials (Part II), 1980-1991

Materials collected by Dr. Adeline Gordon 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 later published in her monograph.

Topics: Environmental Issues in WNY, Love Canal

Levine (Adeline) Love Canal Research Materials (Part III), 1978-2002

Papers related to the career of Dr. Adeline Levine (1925-2015), Department of Sociology, State University of New York at Buffalo. Includes correspondence, writings, teaching and research material, and documentation of professional involvement with the Pro-Choice Network of Western New York.

Topics: Environmental Issues in WNY, UB People, Love Canal

Levine (Adeline) Papers, 1943-2008 (bulk 1968-1990)

Papers related to the career of Dr. Adeline Levine (1925-2015), Department of Sociology, State University of New York at Buffalo. Includes correspondence sent to and received by Adeline Levine during her career, essays, articles, professional papers, teaching materials, appointment and tenure documentation, and materials from the Pro-Choice Network of Western New York. Topics covered include the Love Canal, community response to environmental disaster, women and the labor force, and education.

Topics: Education History, Environmental Issues in WNY, UB People, Love Canal, Women's History in WNY

Levine (George R.) Papers, 1965-1996

Collection includes two book manuscripts, files of two University committees on the Arts, and a restricted file on faculty tenure cases.

Topics: UB People

LGBT at UB, circa 1970-1990

This collection covers the LGBT clubs and community at UB in the 70’s, during which the first LGB club was founded on campus, and into the 80’s, and 90’s. This collection will continue to grow to encompass more items from these decades and in time will include the 2000’s. We would like to be able to include materials that represent transidentified students. If you would like to donate materials related to the LGBT community at UB, please contact University Archives.

Topics: Digital Collections, Social Activism, Student Life

Libel trial of Dr. Horatio N. Loomis report [photocopies]

Published report of the trial "The People versus Dr. Horatio N. Loomis, for Libel. Tried at the Erie County Oyer and Terminer, June 24, 1850."

Topics: UB People, Education History

Library Science manual and student notes, 1936

Topics: Education History

Lipp (Robert E.) collection, 1949-2005

Collection of Robert E. Lipp, honorary inductee of the UB Athletics Hall of Fame.

Topics: Sports, Publications, Ephemera, Student Life

Lipset (Seymour Martin) Comparative Student Project Files, 1936-1972

Printed material collected by Lipset and others at Harvard University between 1967 and 1971. Includes student publications; articles for scholarly journals and popular magazines; newspaper clippings and studies concerning student activist movements throughout the world, with emphasis on the United States, Latin America, and international student organizations. Also many unpublished studies about students originally prepared for presentation at conferences or for graduate courses. This collection reflects only a partial result of the material collected by the project.

Topics: Campus Unrest, Social Activism

Lipsitz (Richard) Papers, 1964-1967

Working papers of Richard Lipsitz, Esq., attorney for plaintiffs in Keyishian et al. vs. Board of Regents et al., 1964, in which four faculty members and a librarian at the State University of New York at Buffalo challenged New York State's Feinberg Law on public employees and subversive activities. Includes correspondence, court documents, notes, press clippings, and background materials.

Topics: Education History, Social Activism

Lively (Robert A.) Papers, 1943-1973

Correspondence, 1952-58, with a group of southern historians including Dewey w. Grantham, Charles G. Sellers, George B. Tindall, and C. Vann Woodward, concerning a collection of essays published in 1960 as The Southerner as American; correspondence regarding editing and publishing of books.  Also correspondence concerning his professional career, including candid comments on his goals and on the strengths and weaknesses of graduate history programs; and correspondence with David E. Lilienthal, 1960-68; lecture notes, 1951-68; and drafts of speeches.

Topics: UB People

Livermore (Shaw) Papers, 1932-1941

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.

Topics: UB People

Lockie (Laurence) Papers, 1932-1941

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.

Topics: UB People

Lockwood (Thomas B.) Papers, 1876-1956

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.

Topics: UB People, Digital Collections

Loescher (Chester W.) scrapbook, circa 1906-1930

Scrapbook of local music events, including those of the University of Buffalo.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History, Student Life

Lopez (Manuel D.) Papers, 1966-1987

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; annual reports; papers concerning planning for a new library on the Amherst Campus with plans for the reference department; catalog of the Polish Room Collection; and bibliographies on New York State History.

Topics: UB People

Love Canal Area Revitalization Agency (LCARA) Records, 1980-2003

Selected records and documents of and relating to the Love Canal Area Revitalization Agency (LCARA).

Topics: Environmental Issues in WNY, Love Canal, Digital Collections

Love Canal Collections at the University at Buffalo

The University Archives is the repository of numerous collections related to environmental issues in Western New York. Particular attention has been paid to the environmental disaster Love Canal.

This website includes an introduction to the history and background of the events that occurred at Love Canal, two chronologies of events, scanned documents of the Ecumenical Task Force, database of Love Canal articles, and a glossary of definitions for individuals, organizations, businesses, government agencies, chemical waste dump sites, and major issues relating to Love Canal and other local environmental disaster areas.

Topics: Environmental Issues in WNY, Love Canal, University History Resources

Love Canal Newspaper Clipping File, 1978-1990

The Love Canal newspaper clipping file contains articles culled from the Ecumenical Task Force of the Niagara Frontier Love Canal Collection. Taken from local and national newspapers from 1978-1990, some articles may be restricted for study by copyright issues. There is a searchable database of the articles available online.

Topics: Environmental Issues in WNY, Love Canal

Love Canal Repository Grant Records, 1978-2002, (bulk 2000-2001)

Kathleen DeLaney's records pertaining to the grant funded by the Niagara County Environmental Fund in 2000 to collect information on area institution's historic Love Canal disaster area document collections.

Topics: Environmental Issues in WNY, Love Canal

Lyman (Helen H.) Papers, circa 1890-2002 (bulk 1955-1998)

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.

Topics: UB People

Lynch (Hollis Ralph) Page Proofs, circa 1967

Page proofs with author's corrections of Edward Wilmot Blyden: Pan-Negro Patriot, 1832-1912.

Topics: UB People

Lyndon (Benjamin H.) Papers, 1951-1973

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

Topics: UB People

Lyon, (Irving Phillips), undated

Reprints of published articles.  Lyon was a member of the University of Buffalo School of Medicine faculty.

Topics: UB People