Black Mountain College II records
Scope and Contents
This collection contains course descriptions and catalogs, meeting minutes, memos, photos, budgets, programs, mission statements, activity descriptions, rechartering files, posters, clippings, reports, proposals, correspondence and other files pertaining to Black Mountain College II. Also included are 46 audio cassettes containing recordings of music, poetry, and speakers who visited the college such as Robert Duncan, and Seamus Heaney.
- circa 1970-1988
Terms of Access and Use
Black Mountain College II records, circa 1970-1988 are open to researchers.
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.
Copyright is held by The State University of New York at Buffalo, University Archives. Copyright in other 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 Black Mountain College II was a collegiate unit at the University at Buffalo named after an experimental college in North Carolina which focused on the visual and performing arts as well as poetry.
10.5 Linear Feet (7 cartons, 1 oversize box)
Language of Materials
The Black Mountain College II records were gifted to University Archives by Black Mountain College via Jean Mahoney, in July 1987 as accession 87-027.
Accruals and Additions
No further accruals are expected.
Processed by Archives staff; finding aid encoded by Grace Trimper, September 2018.
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Buffalo New York 14260-1674 US