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Box 2

 Container

Contains 6 Collections and/or Records:

University of Buffalo and World War II collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5/3/30
Abstract Correspondence, reports, contracts, clippings, brochures and other documentation relating to the University of Buffalo and higher education at large during the time of World War II, including information on war service opportunities from the American Council on Education; the Army, Air Force, and Navy at UB; housing of troops at colleges; and an honor roll of University alumni killed in the war.

Committee on Relationship of Higher Education to the Federal Government, 1943-1946

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents The collection consists of subject files from the Office of the President. As such, they reflect the concerns and issues facing the University of Buffalo, as well as higher education at large, during the World War II era, including selective service, effects of the draft on university finances and enrollment, military training, deferment for students and staff, and post-war education for civilians and veterans.Most material relates to colleges and universities in the training of...

Compulsory Military Training, 1945

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents The collection consists of subject files from the Office of the President. As such, they reflect the concerns and issues facing the University of Buffalo, as well as higher education at large, during the World War II era, including selective service, effects of the draft on university finances and enrollment, military training, deferment for students and staff, and post-war education for civilians and veterans.Most material relates to colleges and universities in the training of...

Engineering, Science, and Management War Training, 1941-1943

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 3-6
Scope and Contents The collection consists of subject files from the Office of the President. As such, they reflect the concerns and issues facing the University of Buffalo, as well as higher education at large, during the World War II era, including selective service, effects of the draft on university finances and enrollment, military training, deferment for students and staff, and post-war education for civilians and veterans.Most material relates to colleges and universities in the training of...

Honor Roll [UB alumni killed in WWII], 1944-1948

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents Includes lists of UB alumni killed in World War II. Contains letters to and from the University regarding those killed, with some correspondence including details such as rank, cause, place, and date of death.

Housing of Troops at Colleges, 1943

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents The collection consists of subject files from the Office of the President. As such, they reflect the concerns and issues facing the University of Buffalo, as well as higher education at large, during the World War II era, including selective service, effects of the draft on university finances and enrollment, military training, deferment for students and staff, and post-war education for civilians and veterans.Most material relates to colleges and universities in the training of...