Office of Cultural Affairs records
Scope and Contents
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.
Language of Materials
Collection material in English.
Terms of Access
The Office of Cultural Affairs records, 1970-1978 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.
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.
.83 Linear Feet (2 manuscript boxes)
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.
This collection is arranged in original order.
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.
Unprocessed, maintained in original folders.
Finding aid encoded by Danielle White, March 2015.
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- Finding Aid for the Office of Cultural Affairs records
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