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Construction Photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 8-1-1140

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of photographs of North and South Campus buildings, and sites in various stages of construction. The bulk of the photographs are of North Campus buildings and sites, and the bulk of the photographs date between 1971 and 1994.


  • 1952-1994
  • Bulk: 1971-1994

Terms of Access and Use

The Construction Photographs are open to researchers.


Copyright is held by The State University of New York at Buffalo. 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.


5.004 Linear Feet (12 manuscript boxes)

Language of Materials



This collection consists of photographs of North and South Campus buildings and sites in various stages of construction.


The construction photographs are arranged alphabetically by building or site name within two series. Series one has construction photos for the South Campus. Series two has construction photos for the North Campus arranged in two subseries; photos from 1971-1985 and from 1985-1994.

Acquisition Information

These photographs were deposited by the Office of the Vice President for University Facilities; dates unknown.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected.

Related Resources

8/1/447: Planning and Development Records, 1920-1968
8/1/516: South Campus Planning Records, 1964-1972
8/1/968: University Facilities Budget and Planning Documents, 1965-1978
8/7/999: South Campus Planning Documents, 1957-1984 [bulk, 1971-1984]
8/7/1006: Dormitory Authority of the State of New York Properties, Records, 1962-1983
8/9/993: The Amherst Campus: An Historical Perspective, 1985
8/9/1007: North Campus Construction Records, 1957-1991 [bulk 1963-1978]
8/10/1017: Parcel B Records

Processing Information

Processed by Archives Staff. Finding aid encoded by Grace Trimper, August 2019.

Finding Aid for the Construction Photographs
Finding aid prepared by Molly O'Brien
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

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