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University Facilities Budget and Planning Documents

 Collection — Box: 1-5
Identifier: 8/1/968
Contained are files, 1965-1978, from the Office of the Vice President for Facilities Planning, concerning: The Facilities budget, 1968-77; The planning for health sciences facilities on the North (Amherst) Campus and, after the decision to move in 1971, on the South (Main St) Campus; Correspondence with architects concerning construction and planning of all facilities on North (Amherst) and South (Main St) Campuses; Self-evaluations of Facilities Planning under state and federal regulations, 1974-78; And, Plans for the development of Parcel "B", an area on the North (Amherst) campus intended to provide commercial and residential facilities for the University community, 1972.


  • 1965/1978


Language of Materials

Collection material in English.

Terms of Access

The University Facilities Budget and Planning Documents, 1965-1978 are open for research.


Copyright of 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.


2.09 Linear Feet (5 manuscript boxes)


Newspaper clippings dealing with various aspects of the construction of the North Campus of the University at Buffalo, State University of New York, in Amherst, New York.

Historical Note

For historical information on the North Campus of the University at Buffalo, please ask for the North Campus History Files. For background information regarding the location of the University at Buffalo Health Sciences Center, please refer to the introduction of “Concept Schematic Phase Report” located in box 1, folder 6 of the collection 8/7/999, South Campus Planning Documents.


This collection is arranged in three series:
  1. I. Architects
  2. II. Budget
  3. III. Campus Planning

Acquisition Information

No information available.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected to this collection.

Related Resources

  1. 2/2/679, Committee to Name Buildings: Records, 1972-1980
  2. 3/1/464m, Committee for an Urban University, 1966
  3. 3/3/1128, Location, Location, Location: A Special History of the University of/at Buffalo, 2007
  4. 5/3/267B, President, Office of. Campus Planning, 1954-1973
  5. 8/1/50, Office of Planning and Development Records, 1964-1966
  6. 8/1/328, Campus Planning Committee files, 1964-1966
  7. 8/1/447, Office of Planning and Development Records, 1920-1968
  8. 8/1/497, Amherst Land Acquisition, 1964-1972
  9. 8/1/552, Capital Budget Requests and Campus Master Plan: Files, 1968-1979
  10. 8/1/664, Contracts and Legal Files, 1966-1979, 1969-1977
  11. 8/9/993, The Amherst Campus of the State University of New York at Buffalo: A Historical Perspective, Masters Project by Angeline Janetakos, April 26, 1985
  12. 8/7/999, South Campus Planning Documents, 1957-1984
  13. 8/9/997, Amherst Campus Clippings, 1962-1980
  14. 8/9/1007, North Campus Construction Records, 1957-1991
  15. 8/9/1090, North Campus Construction Clippings, 1971-1979
  16. 8/10 Video 213, Press conference-New shopping/office center, 1992

Processing Information

Processed by William Offhaus, September 2004.
Finding Aid for the University Facilities Budget and Planning Documents
Finding aid prepared by William Offhaus, September 2004.
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

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