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School of Nursing records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 38-1-1267


This collection consists of annual reports, self-studies, academic plans and other records from the School of Nursing.


  • 1960-2010


Terms of Access and Use

The School of Nursing records, 1960-2010, are open to researchers.


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.

Historical Note

Nursing education at the University at Buffalo began in 1936 with the creation of School of Medicine’s Division of Nursing. The School of Nursing was formally established in 1940 when the Division of Nursing split from the School of Medicine. The School of Nursing is UB’s twelfth division.


2.502 Linear Feet (6 manuscript boxes)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged in four series. Series I. Annual Reports, 1966/1967-1988/1989; Series II. Self Studies; Series III. Academic Plans; Series IV. Miscellaneous Records. The first three series are arranged chronologically. The fourth series is arranged alphabetically by subject, then chronologically.

Acquisition Information

The majority of the records found in this collection were donated by Janice Cooke Feigenbaum, Clinical Professor of Nursing, University at Buffalo School of Nursing, in September 2011. The remainder came from two small collections that were de-accessioned and added to this collection: 38/1/696 School of Nursing Annual Reports, 1966-1980 and 38/1/933 School of Nursing Academic Plans 1966-1980.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected to this collection.

Processing Information

Processed by William Offhaus, November 2011; finding aid encoded by Lucy Bell, March 2019.


Finding Aid for the School of Nursing records
Finding aid prepared by William Offhaus
November 2011
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

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