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Campus Unrest at the University at Buffalo Collection (State University of New York at Buffalo)

 Organization

Historical Note

University Archives has several areas of collecting focus. One of these is the Campus Unrest at the University at Buffalo Collection. The bulk of the holdings is made up of materials relating to campus unrest at UB in the late 1960s and early 1970s, and includes the occupation of the university by city of Buffalo police, the arrest of 45 faculty members, censorship of the Spectrum student newspaper, strikes, and protests. Also included are collections covering student activism across the United States and internationally.

Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

Philip G. Altbach Student Movement collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0033
Scope and Contents Printed materials, including leaflets, position papers, newsletters, reports and other items concerning student movements in India, circa 1935 to 1965, international student organizations, circa 1948 to 1971, and student movements in the United States, circa 1960 to 1969.A third section of Altbach's papers concerns student activism in the United States, circa 1960 to 1969, particularly the rise of New Left organizations such as Students for a Democratic Society. Some of the...
Dates: circa 1935-1971

Alternative Press collection

 Collection — Box 1-17
Identifier: MS-0073
Abstract

A collection of local and national news sources related to labor, anti-war, student unrest, and free speech issues spanning the years 1969-1992. Publications were collected by Richard Lipsitz, Jr., president of the Western New York Area Labor Federation.

Dates: 1969-1992

American Association of University Professors, Buffalo Chapter Secretary's files

 Collection — Box 1-2
Identifier: 3-1-1217
Abstract

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

Dates: 1968-1989; (bulk 1968-1972)

Campus Unrest at the State University of New York at Buffalo records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 3-5-33
Abstract

This collection contains materials related to campus unrest at the University at Buffalo, 1965-1990. Included are materials regarding the "Faculty 45," and artifacts such as buttons, strike flags, banners, a tear gas canister, and a recording of the "Hayes Hall Blues," a song about the "Faculty 45."

Dates: 1965-1990

Campus Unrest Clippings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 3-5-825
Abstract

Clippings from newspapers in the Buffalo, N.Y. area reporting on campus unrest at the State University of New York at Buffalo between 1964 and 1975.

Dates: 1964-1975

Campus Unrest: Individual Collections records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 3-5-974
Abstract

An open collection of donated materials and recollections relating to the period of campus unrest at the University at Buffalo (1969-1971).

Dates: 1969-2004

Campus Unrest: Research conducted by Dean G. Pruitt and James Gahagan, Psychology Department

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 3-5-897
Abstract

Interviews, chronologies and surveys collected by social psychologists, Dean G. Pruitt and James Gahagan pertaining to the events on the South campus of the State University of New York at Buffalo mainly from February to April 1970.

Dates: 1967-1972, 1975

Graduate Student Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 9-1-64
Abstract

Records of the Graduate Student Association of the State University of New York at Buffalo, from 1963 to 1970, including correspondence, financial records, reports, Executive Council minutes, and other materials.

Dates: 1963-1970

Fred F. Harcleroad Student Unrest collection

 Collection — Box 1-4
Identifier: MS-0046
Abstract Collection contains materials collected by Dr. Fred F. Harcleroad on student unrest in colleges and universities during the 1960s and early 1970s concerning the attitudes of the public and students during the unrest period on racial riots, university and high school governance, students' academic freedom and their role in university administration, the Vietnam War and political issues during the Nixon administration. Included are newspaper clippings, magazines U.S. News and World Report,...
Dates: circa 1964-1972

Charles Haynie papers

 Collection — Box 1-4
Identifier: 34-9-1071
Abstract

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

Dates: 1963-2002
Additional filters:
Subject
Student protestors -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 12
Clippings (information artifacts) 7
Student movements -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 7
Student strikes -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 7
Academic freedom -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 5
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Campus violence -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 5
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft registers -- United States 5
Correspondence 4
Student movements -- New York (State) -- History -- Buffalo -- 20th century -- Sources 4
Student unions -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 4
Student-administrator relationships -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 4
Fliers (printed matter) 3
Minutes (administrative records) 3
Riots -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 3
Students -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Political activity 3
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Public opinion -- United States 3
Buffalo (N.Y.) -- Politics and government 2
Buttons (information artifacts) 2
College students -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Political activity 2
College students -- Political activity 2
College students -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century 2
Interviews 2
Judicial records 2
Leaflets (printed works) 2
Letters (correspondence) 2
Notes 2
Pamphlets 2
Peace movements -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 2
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 2
Police -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 2
Political posters 2
Political activists -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 2
Posters 2
Radicalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century 2
Radicalism -- United States -- Periodicals 2
Reports 2
Student movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 2
Student movements -- United States -- Periodicals 2
Student-administrator relationships -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 2
Transcripts 2
Underground press publications -- United States 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States 2
Affidavits 1
African Americans -- Crimes against 1
Americans -- Canada 1
Americans -- Canada -- Periodicals 1
Americans -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada 1
Amnesty -- United States 1
Anarchism 1
Announcements 1
Anomy 1
Anti-imperialist movements -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 1
Anti-imperialist movements -- United States 1
Anti-nuclear war 1
Articles 1
Assassination -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Audiocassettes 1
Banners 1
Buffalo (N.Y.) -- History 1
Buffalo (N.Y.) -- Riots 1
Buffalo (N.Y.) -- Social conditions 1
Campus planning -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 1
Campus police -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 1
Canada -- Emigration and immigration 1
Canisters 1
Chronologies (lists) 1
Civil disobedience -- United States 1
Civil rights -- United States 1
Civil rights demonstrations -- Tennessee 1
Civil rights workers 1
College administrators -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 1
College buildings -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 1
College students -- California -- Political activity -- Sources 1
College students -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 1
College students -- Violence against -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 1
College teachers -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Political activity 1
Color slides 1
Communism 1
Communism -- United States -- Periodicals 1
Community activists 1
Conscientious objection -- United States -- Personal narratives 1
Conscientious objectors -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Sources 1
Conscientious objectors -- Periodicals -- United States 1
Contempt of court -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 1
Counterculture 1
Crime -- Sociological aspects 1
Crisis management -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 1
Demonstrations -- New Hampshire -- Seabrook 1
Disarmament -- Periodicals 1
Dissenters -- United States -- Periodicals 1
Documentary photographs 1
Draft -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Criminal provisions 1
Draft -- United States 1
Draft -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. 1
Draft registration -- United States 1
Draft resisters -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States 1
Draft resisters -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States 1
Drugs 1
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