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Historic Headlines newspaper collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 241
The collection contains Buffalo News, Courier Express, and New York Times newspapers with headlines regarding events significant to Buffalo, New York and the United States. Events include the 1969 Moon Landing, President John F. Kennedy's assassination, the Vietnam War, President Richard M. Nixon's resignation, the Blizzard of 1977, President Bill Clinton's impeachment, and the September 11 Terrorist Attacks.

Dates

  • 1878-2001

Terms of Access

Historic Headlines newspaper collection is open for research.

Copyright

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

6.5 Linear Feet (4 oversize boxes, 1 roll)

Overview

Historic Headlines newspaper collection consists of newspapers from the dates of historic events significant to Buffalo, New York, and the United States.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Acquisition Information

Materials collated by University Archives.

Accruals and Additions

Additional accruals are expected.

Related Resources

MS 75 Buffalo and Western New York History Clippings collection

Processing Information

Processed by Jessica Hollister, September 2017. Finding aid updated by Jessica Hollister, February 2018.

Source

Title
Finding Aid for the Historic Headlines newspaper collection
Status
completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Jessica Hollister
Date
25 September 2017
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
und

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

Contact:
420 Capen Hall
Buffalo New York 14260-1674 US
716-645-2916
716-645-3714 (Fax)