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Office of Cultural Affairs records

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: 33/5/550
Collection includes correspondence and other records, 1970-1978, from conferences, festivals, seminars, weekends, and other cultural activities which were supported or sponsored by the Office of Cultural Affairs, State University of New York at Buffalo; also includes records pertaining to the management of the Cornell Theater.

Dates

  • 1970-1978

Creator

Language of Materials

Collection material in English.

Terms of Access

The Office of Cultural Affairs records, 1970-1978 are open for research.

Copyright

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.

Extent

.83 Linear Feet (2 manuscript boxes)

Overview

Collection includes correspondence and other records, 1970-1978, conferences, festivals, seminars, weekends, and other cultural activities which were supported or sponsored by the Office of Cultural Affairs, State University of New York at Buffalo; also includes records pertaining to the management of the Cornell Theater.

Historical Note

The Office of Cultural Affairs was established in 1967 as a vehicle for linking community to university cultural programs, assisting in the development of the university's internal cultural life, providing a link to the cultural programming efforts of the University-wide Committee for the Arts, and sponsoring interdisciplinary programs of a kind not ordinarily supported by our arts departments.
Excerpted from "Report of the Task Group to Study the Office of Cultural Affairs, January 17, 1983", Box/Folder 1.1, 16/4F/1194, George R. Levine papers, 1965-1996.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in original order.

Acquisition Information

Collection was received from Esther Harriott, Director of the Office of Cultural Affairs, July 1, 1980.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected to this collection.

Related Resources

33/5/392, Office of Cultural Affairs records, 1967-1972
33/5/698, Office of Cultural Affairs records, 1967-1985
16/4F/1194, George R. Levine papers, 1965-1996

Processing Information

Unprocessed, maintained in original folders.
Finding aid encoded by Danielle White, March 2015.
Title
Finding Aid for the Office of Cultural Affairs records
Status
completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Archives staff.
Date
2011
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
und

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

Contact:
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Buffalo New York 14260-1674 US
716-645-2916
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