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Gathered research

Identifier: Series II

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

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.


  • 1967-1972, 1975


Terms of Access and Use

The bulk of the Campus Unrest collection is open for research. According to the terms agreed upon at the time of each interview, Post-crisis interviews in Accession 2019-027 series are closed until after the death of the interviewee.


From the Collection: 4 Linear Feet (9 manuscript boxes)

Language of Materials



This series is arranged in four subseries:

  1. First person narrative and interviews
  2. Incidents; includes the Dow Incident, the Allentown Incident, the Medical School Crisis of 1969, May 7 Birdshot Incident, Faculty 45
  3. Campus response
  4. Organizations and committees

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

420 Capen Hall
Buffalo New York 14260-1674 US
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