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Collection Subjects

The collection subjects below depict areas of Archive & Special Collection holdings that relate to each other by topic. The list is meant to assist researchers who are looking for additional materials related to a topic or browsing the collection for the first time. The categories below are not exhaustive, but show areas of strength in collection materials.


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Buffalo State Alumni, Professor & Staff Collections

Andrew Brown Choral Arts Collection [ca. 1968-1991] 

Edward H. Butler - Family Papers [1880-1956] 

Robert Cantrick - Original Music Collection [1990s

The Dr. Madeline Davis LGBTQ Archive of Western New York [ca. 1920-2015; bulk 1960-2015]

Fraser Drew - Langston Hughes Correspondence [1950-1967] 

William Engelbrecht - Iroquois Ceramic Coding Papers [ca. 1969-1995] 

The Diane English Script Collection [1988-1995] 

Lydia Fish Folklore Collection

Lydia Fish Local Church Collection

Tom Fontana Collection [ca. 1973-present] 

Monroe Fordham Regional History Center 

Manny Fried Collection

Ida Kempke and Charles Root - Textbook Collection [ca. 1750-ca. 1960] 

David Lampe Poetry Collection [ca. 1960-present] 

Hank Nuwer Collection –Bullying, Binge Drinking, and Hazing [ca. 1970-present] 

Harold F. Peterson - Latin American Artifact and Slide Collection [1923-1977] 

Phelps Family Children's Book Collection

Anne Rogovin - Teaching Materials Collection and Papers [ca. 1970-ca. 1992] 

William Schmidt Commercial Art Collection [1936-1975] 

SUNY Buffalo State Oral History Project [1975-1994]

William Tallmadge Music Collection [ca. 1925-ca. 1975] 

Irving Tesmer Western New York Geological Literature Collection [1800s-1900s] 

Peter Yates Musical Composition and Material Collection [mid-20th century] 

Children & Adult Literature

Fraser Drew - Langston Hughes Correspondence [1950-1967] 

Margaret Goff Clark-Children and Young Adult Literature Collection and Papers [ca. 1930-ca. 1980] 

Samuel Clemens/Mark Twain Family Papers Collection (reproductions) [1884-1908]

Hertha Ganey - Children's Book Collection [1900s] 

Zane Grey - Book Collection [1900s] 

Ida Kempke and Charles Root - Textbook Collection [ca. 1750-ca. 1960] 

David Lampe Poetry Collection [ca. 1960-present] 

Lois Lenski Children and Young Adult Literature Collection [1930-1974] 

Muriel Merritt Poetry Collection [1972-1974]

Phelps Family Children's Book Collection

Sallie Randolph - Children and Young Adult Literature Papers [1960s-1980s] 

Anne Rogovin - Teaching Materials Collection and Papers [ca. 1970-ca. 1992] 

Creative Studies Collection

John C. Gowan Collection

Guildford Microfilm Collection

Alex Osborn Creative Studies Collection

Paul Torrance Collection

Fronczak Collection

Dr. Francis E. Fronczak Collection

Dr. Walter Drzewieniecki Collection

Zofia Drzewieniecki Collection

Music & Art

Andrew Brown Choral Arts Collection [ca. 1968-1991] 

Robert Cantrick - Original Music Collection [1990s

Gustav Holst Hammersmith Collection [ca. 1930-ca. 1954] 

Charles Rand Penney Art Library & Papers [ca. 1900-present] 

Milton Rogovin Correspondence Collection

William Schmidt Commercial Art Collection [1936-1975] 

William Tallmadge Music Collection [ca. 1925-ca. 1975] 

Peter Yates Musical Composition and Material Collection [mid-20th century] 

Newspaper, Radio, & Broadcasts

Edward H. Butler - Family Papers [1880-1956] 

George Borrelli Political Newspaper Clippings and Material [1962-2003]  

Buffalo Evening News Collection/Stephen & Rachel Cain Collection [ca. 1930-1970]

Courier-Express Newspaper Collections [1926-1982]

Joseph Haeffner - WBEN and WBEN-TV Records and Papers [1920s-1980s]

Rita Smith Papers [1930-1988, 1977]

Lance Zavitz Radio Show Transcripts Collection [1935 -1940]

Politics

George Arthur Political Papers [ca. 1978-ca. 1995] 

Arthur O. Eve Collection

Richard B. Morris Historical Papers [ca. 1976] 

Regional & National Organization Records

College Club of Buffalo [ca. 1914-ca. 1994] 

Lydia Fish Folklore Collection

Lydia Fish Local Church Collection

Great Lakes United Environmental and Ecological Issues Collection [1984-2004] 

Neighborhood Housing Services of South Buffalo Records [1979-1986] 

New York State Art Teachers Association (NYSATA) Records [ca. 1950-ca. 1995] 

New York State Department of Education - Educational Slides Collection

New York State Geographical Association Records [1935-1947] 

Niagara Linguistics Society Records [ca. 1985-ca. 1990] 

Panhellenic Association - Buffalo Alumnae Records [1946-1988] 

Public Relations Society of America (PRSA)

Society of Women Geographers [1975-1980] 

Irving Tesmer Western New York Geological Literature Collection [1800s-1900s] 

Western New York Foreign Language Education Council Records [ca. 1974-ca. 1987] 

Western New York Geographical Association Records [1935-1947] 

Western New York Peace Center

Social Justice

The Dr. Madeline Davis LGBTQ Archive of Western New York [ca. 1920-2015; bulk 1960-2015]

William Engelbrecht - Iroquois Ceramic Coding Papers [ca. 1969-1995] 

Lester Glassner African American Experience Collection: Artifacts, Sheet Music, and Ephemera [ca. 1850- ca. 2005] 

Rev. Jesse Nash Collection

Hank Nuwer Collection –Bullying, Binge Drinking, and Hazing [ca. 1970-present] 

Paul G. Reilly Indian Collection [1948-1976] 

Lit-Mus Study Club (of Buffalo) Papers [1930s-1990s] 

Theater & Entertainment 

The Diane English Script Collection [1988-1995] 

Tom Fontana Collection [ca. 1973-present] 

Manny Fried Collection

Michael Shea Papers [ca. 1980-ca. 1914]

Eleanor T. Murray Studio Arena Collection [bulk 1960-1990]