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Christopher Densmore papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 13/10/1307
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.

Dates

  • 1973-1994

Creator

Terms of Access and Use

The Christopher Densmore Papers 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 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.

Extent

3 Linear Feet (3 cartons)

Overview

This collection includes miscellaneous papers collected by University at Buffalo Archivist Christopher Densmore from 1973-1994.

Biographical Note

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.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically by folder title.

Acquisition Information

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.

Processing Information

Processed by Grace Trimper, 2018.

Creator

Source

Title
Finding Aid for the Christopher Densmore papers
Status
completed
Author
Finding Aid processed by Grace Trimper. Finding Aid encoded by Sarah Bailey, April 2018
Date
2018
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
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