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Clifford Furnas College records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 34-13-785
Records of Clifford Furnas College of the State University of New York at Buffalo, 1968-1987, including planning documents, 1968-1970, annual reports, 1974/75-1983/84, yearbooks and photographs, 1983-1986, the original charter of 1971, and chartering documents from 1974 and 1978.


  • 1968-1987


Language of Materials

Collection material in English.

Terms of Access

The Clifford Furnas College Records, 1968-1987 are open for research.


University records are public records and once fully processed are generally open to research use. Access to student and personnel records is restricted for 80 years from the date of creation. See reference staff for details. No restrictions on access apply to published records. The restriction of university records is subject to compliance with applicable laws, including the Freedom of Information Act. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the archives' usual procedures unless otherwise specified.


1 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box, 1 map case folder)


The Clifford Furnas College Records document activities of its academic and residential program between 1968 and 1987.

Historical Note

Clifford Furnas College was one of the Colleges at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Clifford Furnas College was a residential college located in the Ellicott Complex, and its academic and residential program focused on a multi-disciplinary approach to science and technology. Clifford Furnas was begun in 1968 as College D, and renamed in 1971.


Items are in their original order.

Acquisition Information

Found in storage in the South Library in the Ellicott Complex, and transferred to the University Archives by Rowena Adams Jones and Richard Schoellkopf, October 1992.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected in the collection.

Processing Information

Processed by Archives Staff.
Finding Aid for the Clifford Furnas College records
Finding aid prepared by Archives staff.
Description rules
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

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