Christopher Densmore papers
Scope and Contents
This collection contains Christopher Densmore’s personal papers, the majority of which are about archival practice and conferences. These papers include information on the SPINDEX II, an archival program Densmore helped develop during his time as a library assistant at Cornell University.
- Densmore, Christopher (Person)
Terms of Access and Use
The Christopher Densmore Papers 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 University Archives before requesting photocopies and/or publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Once permission is obtained, most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.
Christopher Densmore joined the University at Buffalo Archives staff in 1974 as an assistant archivist. He transitioned into the position of University Archivist in 1998. Densmore left the University Archives in 2001 to assume the position of Curator of the Friends Historical Library at Swarthmore College.
3 Linear Feet (3 cartons)
Language of Materials
This collection includes miscellaneous papers collected by University at Buffalo Archivist Christopher Densmore from 1973-1994.
This collection is arranged alphabetically by folder title.
The University Archives acquired this collection upon the departure of Christopher Densmore from the University at Buffalo. It was accessioned by University Archives in 2004.
Processed by Grace Trimper, 2018.
- Finding Aid for the Christopher Densmore papers
- Finding Aid processed by Grace Trimper. Finding Aid encoded by Sarah Bailey, April 2018
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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