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Buffalo New American Movement records

 Collection — Box: 1, Envelope: 3
Identifier: MS-0250

Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, bylaws, membership, meeting agendas, national NAM material, reports, position papers, correspondence with Rochester (N.Y.) Democratic Socialist Organizing Committee.


  • 1975-1980


Terms of Access and Use

The Buffalo New American Movement records are open for research.

Privacy protected information (including but not limited to certain educational, medical, financial, criminal, attorney-client, and/or personnel records) may be revealed during use of archival collections, particularly in collections that are unprocessed or have been minimally processed. Researchers agree to make no notes or other recordation of privacy protected information if found within the archival collections, and further agree not to publish, publicize, or disclose such information to any other party for any purpose if found within the archival collections.


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.

Historical Note

The Buffalo chapter of the New American Movement worked for progressive and socialist issues including women's rights, labor, and racial equality.


3 Folder(s)

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Correspondence, bylaws, membership cards, meeting agenda, etc. relating to the Buffalo New American Movement.


Original arrangement maintained.

Acquisition Information

The Buffalo New American Movement records were gifted to University Archives by Ellen Dubois on September 14, 1987.

Accruals and Additions

No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Minimally processed by Amy Vilz, May 2018; finding aid encoded by Amy Vilz, May 2018.


Finding Aid for the Buffalo New American Movement records
Finding aid prepared by Amy Vilz.
29 May 2018
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

420 Capen Hall
Buffalo New York 14260-1674 US
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