Orville T. Murphy papers
Scope and Contents
Papers of Orville T. Murphy pertaining to curriculum and faculty governance, Department of History; activities of the search committee for the position of Director of American Studies; documents related to student demonstrations; documents related to the William Pryor Letchworth papers and other local archives.
- Murphy, Orville Theodore (Person)
Terms of Access and Use
The entire collection is open for research.
Copyright is held by The State University of New York at Buffalo, University Archives. Copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the University Archives before publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.
Biographical Note Historical Note
Orville T. Murphy was a French historian at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He served as Assistant to the President, 1966-1967.
0.25 Linear Feet (1 half manuscript box)
Language of Materials
Miscellaneous papers of Orville T. Murphy
The Orville T. Murphy papers were gifted to University Archives on September 4, 1979 as accession 79-029.
Accruals and Additions
No further accruals are expected.
Processed by John Edens, April 2006; finding aid encoded by Grace Trimper, May 2019.
- Faculty papers Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Letchworth, William Pryor
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- State University of New York at Buffalo
- State University of New York at Buffalo. Department of History
- Student movements Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Finding Aid for the Orville T. Murphy papers
- Finding aid prepared by John Edens, June 2006; encoded by Grace Trimper, May 2019
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