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University Archives

 Organization
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Frank P. Besag papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 17/F/146
Overview This collection contains individual and group interviews which were used as source material for Frank Besag's book Anatomy of a Riot: Buffalo, 1967, a case study comprised primarily of interviews with witnesses to the events in Buffalo from June 26 through July 1, 1967. Also included are newspaper clippings about the study and a copy of the book.

Buffalo Urban League reports

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS 21
Overview A collection of annual, quarterly, and special reports from the Buffalo Urban League, Buffalo, New York.

Citizens' Council on Human Relations records

 Collection — Box: 1-26
Identifier: MS 07
Overview The collection contains correspondence, news clippings, policy statements, printed materials, and speech notes, reflecting the actions the Citizens' Council on Human Relations (CCHR) while seeking to end discrimination, particularly against African-Americans, in Buffalo, N.Y. There are also organizational files, consisting of by-laws, newsletters and membership lists, which reflect the internal workings of CCHR itself.

John Gilbert papers

 Collection — Box: 1, Envelope: 1
Identifier: MS 248
Abstract Course materials of student John Gilbert; materials relate to a diversity course taught by Nelson H. Nichols, Jr. of the Buffalo Urban League. The class was a UB continuing education course, possibly held at the Buffalo Urban League office.

B. Gwendolyn Greene papers on the Buffalo Urban League

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MS 255
Abstract Materials concerning the Buffalo Urban League and its Director, William L. Evans, as collected by B. Gwendolyn Greene.

Joseph Manch papers

 Collection — Box: 1-17
Identifier: MS 106
Overview The papers of Joseph Manch, Superintendent of Buffalo Public Schools (1957-1975) document his professional and personal activities.

Eva M. Noles papers

 Collection — Box: 1-14
Identifier: MS 125
Overview Scrapbooks, photographs, correspondence, awards, and publications documenting the professional career of Eva M. Noles, nurse, author, and local activist.

Perry Action Committee newsletters and clippings

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: MS 259
Abstract Newsletter, fliers, and clippings relating to the Perry Action Committee.

Sarah Simmons papers

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: MS 59
Overview This collection consists of the files concerning school desegregation in Buffalo, New York that Sarah Simmons kept as a member of the Citizen's Commission on School Desegregation and the Emergency School Aid Act Advisory Committee. Includes grant proposals, notes, reports, and publications by Buffalo Public Schools.