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Samuel P. Capen Hoods, Honorary Degrees, and Awards

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 4/7/20
Overview Hoods, honorary degrees, and awards of Samuel P. Capen, first director of the American Council in Education (1919-1922); first full-time Chancellor of the University of Buffalo (1922-1950); and spokesman for academic freedom and educational reform.

Office of the President files on Samuel P. Capen

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 4/7/21
Abstract The Office of the President Files on Samuel P. Capen, 1922-1957 [bulk 1922], includes materials related to Samuel P. Capen's tenure as Chancellor. The collection specifically includes materials related to his inauguration and the dedications of Foster Hall and Rotary Field.

Samuel P. Capen papers

 Collection — Box: 1-30
Identifier: 4/7/19
Overview Professional and personal correspondence, speeches, articles and memorabilia of Samuel P. Capen, first director of the American Council in Education (1919-1922); first full-time Chancellor of the University of Buffalo (1922-1950); and spokesman for academic freedom and educational reform.

Chancellors and Presidents vertical file

 Collection — Drawer: RG 4
Identifier: 4/H/VF
Abstract Contains administrative histories and miscellaneous printed material regarding individual chancellors and presidents of the University at Buffalo.

Chancellor Charles P. Norton Medals

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 3/2/411
Abstract Four Chancellor's medals presented in 1925 (Charles Henry Brent), 1942 (Thomas B. Lockwood), 1951 (Samuel P. Capen), and 1971 (Alfred H. Kirchhofer).

Marvin Farber papers, Professor of Philosophy and Phenomenology

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 22/5F/768
Overview Collection of materials from Marvin Farber, professor of philosophy and phenomenology. Includes correspondence, publications, notes, speeches, and course files.

Julian Park papers

 Collection — Box: 1-11, MC 4.13
Identifier: 15/2/119
Overview Papers of Julian Park, the first dean of Arts and Sciences (1919-1954) and the University's first Historian (1959-1965). Collection includes historical documents concerning the inception and early history of the University which Park used as research for his publication, History of the University of Buffalo (1917). Also includes an unpublished manuscript for a subsequent history of the University; typewritten memoir; scrapbooks regarding his father, Roswell Park and the University of Buffalo...