State University of New York at Buffalo. Faculty of Law and Jurisprudence
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Materials generated or collected by various departments in the Law Library including administrative and faculty reports, correspondence, exhibits, publications, photographs, clippings, etc.
This collection consists of materials documenting David Diamond's activities in local government, Diamond's career at the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School and matters of personal interest to Diamond. The latter material includes regarding the Nuremberg trials following World War II and a transcript of a speech given by Diamond opposing the tactics of Senator Joseph McCarthy.
The papers of Marjorie Girth the first female law professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo who taught from 1971-1991 and served on many law and community organizations in Buffalo, N.Y., New York State, and nationally with the American Bar Association, especially dealing with women's issues, commercial and bankruptcy law.
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.
Materials generated by or about the Law School Alumni Association's Board of Directors.
Collection includes materials regarding the Law School Faculty's resolution in September 1988 on non-discrimination, particularly regarding recruitment and the resulting ban of military and government recruiters who were believed to discriminate in the areas of sexual orientation, age and disabilities, and a resolution passed in October 1987 on intellectual freedom, intolerance and harassment.
The collection contains diplomas from grammar school, normal school, college, and law school for Natalie Max Spencer; her son, Robert W. Spencer; her daughter-in-law, Mary Pearl Elder Spencer; and her granddaughter, Karen L. Spencer spanning the 20th century in Buffalo and Geneseo, New York. Also included are teaching and bar certifications.
Administrative files kept by the Law School's Deans and Associate Deans mostly between 1967-1975 along with some older financial files beginning in 1922. Some incomplete faculty meeting minutes from 1977 to 1991 are included.
Materials accumulated by the Law Library generated by the Law School or about the Law School including administrative and faculty reports and records, commemorative booklets, publications, photographs, correspondence, clippings, external ephemera, etc.
Materials printed by the University at Buffalo Law School including bulletins, handbooks, facebooks, yearbooks, commencement bulletins, exams, and student newspapers.
- Law schools 3
- Clippings (information artifacts) 2
- Discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation 2
- Law school alumni publications 2
- Law schools--History 2
- Law schools--New York (State) 2
- Academic freedom 1
- Affirmative action programs -- Buffalo, N.Y. 1
- Bankruptcy -- Law and legislation 1
- Civil law systems 1
- College teachers -- United States 1
- Comparative law -- Study and teaching -- United States 1
- Contracts -- Study and teaching -- United States 1
- Correspondence 1
- Criminal law -- Germany 1
- Criminal procedure -- Germany 1
- Dialectic 1
- Diplomas 1
- Discrimination in employment -- Buffalo, N.Y. 1
- Discrimination in higher education -- Law and legislation 1 + ∧ less