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E. H. Butler Library, Buffalo State, The State University of New York

Archives & Special Collections: African American History

Collection Subject: African American History

African American Studies | African American Studies Department at Buffalo State [1973-1991]

Afro-American Historical | Afro-American Historical Association of the Niagara Frontier Inc.

Afro-Americans in NY | Afro-Americans in New York Life and History, Niagara Falls, NY, 1977-2015

Alpha Kappa | Alpha Kappa Boule [1954-2003]

Arthur | George K. Arthur Political Papers [1961-1910]

Attica NOW | Attica NOW! [1971-1975]

B.U.I.L.D. | B.U.I.L.D. - Papers & Challenge to the License Renewal of WNIA & WSAY [1967-1975]

Bethel | Bethel A.M.E. [1926-1989]

Black News | Black News [1969-1975]

Black Revolutionary | Black Revolutionary Action Movement [1960-1970]

Black Workers | Black Workers in the Era of the Great Migration [1916-1925]

Buffalo Affirmative Action | Buffalo Affirmative Action Program, Committee Proceedings & Correspondence [1970-1978]

Buffalo Challenger | Buffalo Challenger, Buffalo, NY [1963-2006]

Buffalo Cooperative | Buffalo Cooperative Economic Society [1928-1961]

Buffalo Criterion | Buffalo Criterion, Buffalo, NY [1940-2006]

Buffalo Kwanzaa Buffalo Kwanzaa Committee Papers

Buffalo Model Cities | Buffalo Model Cities Expo Papers & Photographs [1966-1978]

Buffalo Quarters Historical | Buffalo Quarters Historical Society Papers | Batchelor, Lillion

Buffalo Youth | Buffalo Youth & Young Adult Choral Society [1970-2000]

Buffalo's Afro-Americans | Buffalo's Afro-Americans: Photos of Historic Events

Colored American | Colored American Newspaper, New York, NY [1837-1841]

Colored Musicians | Colored Musicians Association of Buffalo - Musicians Local 533

Community Food Center | Community Food Center of Western New York [1980-1987]

Courier | Courier-Express Newspaper Collections [1926-1982]

Delaware | Delaware Avenue Baptist Church [1882-2008]

Drew Dr. Fraser Drew - Langston Hughes Correspondence [1950-1967]

Edison Street | Edison Street Baptist Church [1905-1987]

Ellicott District | Ellicott District Coalition [1968-1982]

Erie County | Erie County Charter Revision Commission: Dr. E.O. Smith, Jr. Files

Eve | Arthur O. Eve Collection

First Baptist | First Baptist Church of Niagara Falls

First Shiloh | First Shiloh Baptist Church [1914-1985]

Freedom's Journal | Freedom's Journal, New York, NY [1827-1829]

Friendship | Friendship Missionary Baptist Church [1922-2018]

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

Grace Manor | Grace Manor Nursing Home Founding Committee Papers [1989-1993]

Highland Avenue Neighborhood | Highland Avenue Neighborhood Preservation Corporation of Niagara Falls [1980-1984]

Hopewell | Hopewell Baptist Church [1979-2017]

Housing Opportunities | Housing Opportunities Made Equal [1963-1995]

Institute | Institute for People Enterprises [1978-1983]

Lincoln | Lincoln Memorial United Methodist Church [1967-2017]

LINKS of Buffalo | LINKS of Buffalo [1954-1985]

LINKS of Erie LINKS of Erie County [1987-2006]

LINKS of Niagara | LINKS of Niagara Falls [1950-2000]

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

Michigan Avenue | Michigan Avenue Y.M.C.A. [1926-1967]

NAACP Buffalo Branch NAACP [

Nash | Rev. Jesse Nash Collection

New York African | New York African-American Institute, Founding Committee Papers

Panhellenic | Panhellenic Association - Buffalo Alumnae Records [1946-1988]

Pilgrim | Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church [1965-2015]

Royal Serenaders | Royal Serenaders Male Chorus [1946-2009]

St. John | St. John Baptist Church

St. Luke A.M.E. | St. Luke A.M.E. Zion [c. 1940-2006]

St. Philips St. Philips Episcopal Church [bulk 1940-1978]

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

The North Star The North Star, Frederick Douglass' Paper & Douglass Monthly, Rochester, NY [1847-1855]

Uncrowned Queens | Uncrowned Queens Archive

United Citizens | United Citizens Organization [1976-1996]

Urban League Urban League of Buffalo [1927-1984]

Contact an Archivist

Daniel DiLandro, MLS, CA
College Archivist & Special Collections Librarian
Phone: 716-878-6308

Hope Dunbar, MLIS, JD
Special Collections Archivist
Phone: 716-878-4790

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