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Descriptive Summary

Title: SUNY Buffalo State Photos Collection

Date Span: [ca. 1913-2016]

Acquisition Number: N/A

Creator: Buffalo State College

Donor: Buffalo State College, various departments

Date of Acquisition: Gradual acquisition

Extent: ca. 8,000 photographs; 828 folders; 15 linear ft. 

Language: English

Location: Archives & Special Collections Department, E. H. Butler Library, SUNY Buffalo State 

Information on Use

Access: The SUNY Buffalo State Photos Collection is open for research. 

Reproduction of Materials: 
See Archivist for information on reproducing materials from this collection, including photocopies, digital camera images, or digital scans, as well as copyright restrictions that may pertain to these materials. 

Preferred Citation: 
[Description and dates], Box/folder number, SUNY Buffalo State Photos Collection, Archives & Special Collections Department, E. H. Butler Library, SUNY Buffalo State.

Scope and Contents:
The collection spans from 1913-2006 and is subdivided into: Activities & Events; Buffalo & the Surrounding Community; Campus Buildings; Departments; and Organizations. The collection is exceptionally robust and contains approximately 8,000 print images spanning all areas of student life, from dorm construction in the 1940s to dance marathon costume parties held in the mid-80s. 

Due to the extensive holdings, please contact an Archivist for further information on specific research topics.