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General University political activity, 1962-1989

Identifier: Subseries i
This subseries documents Powell's political activism at the University at Buffalo and is divided into three sections: General University political activity, Teach-ins/outs, and the Closing of the Squire Hall Student Union. The terms "Teach-ins" or "teach-outs" refer to student demonstrations. The files concerning Powell's Squire Hall arrest also include notebooks of his prison writing.


  • 1962-1989

Terms of Access

The bulk of the Elwin H. Powell papers, 1960-2001, is open for research.


Student work is restricted. Please see the Archivist for details.


From the Collection: 40 Linear Feet (95 manuscript boxes)


Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

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