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UA. University Archives

 Record Group
Identifier: UA
The Colgate University Archives is the official repository for the non-current permanent records of enduring value for Colgate University. Its collections document the history of the university from the 1810s to the present and the activities of students, alumni, faculty, and staff.

Found in 67 Collections and/or Records:

Baptist Education Society of the State of New York records, A1010

Identifier: A1010
Scope and Contents The records of the Baptist Education Society of the State of New York (BESSNY) contain correspondence, financial records, and administrative documents. The majority of the correspondence consists of letters to H.S. Loyd, BESSNY's secretary for many years. Also included are a small amount of letters written by Loyd as well as letters to and from previous BESSNY secretaries Zenas Freeman, P.B. Spear, and Nathaniel Kendrick. The financial records include account books and Treasurer's...
Dates: 1809-1927

Josephine Young Case papers, A1339

Identifier: A1339
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence regarding Josephine Young Case's leadership positions with Skidmore College, Bryn Mawr College, Colgate University, and other organizations; a small number of manuscripts; texts of speeches; clippings of articles where she was mentioned; a few photographs; travel itineraries; and personal correspondence. The final series contains correspsondence from her husband, Everett Needham Case, mostly related to his efforts to have her writing republished in the...
Dates: 1929 - 1991

Office of the Chaplains records, A1319

Identifier: A1319
Scope and Contents Includes materials documenting the construction, dedication, and renovation of Saperstein Jewish Center; purchase of the Torah Scroll; activities of the Colgate Jewish Union; and activities of general interfaith life at Colgate.
Dates: 1985-2012

Colgate Commons Club records, A1301

Identifier: A1301
Scope and Contents This collection contains information about the Colgate Commons Club's meetings and programs.
Dates: 1927 - 1960

Colgate University Concert Series records, A1302

Identifier: A1302
Scope and Contents This collection contains programs, correspondence, announcements, and photographs from the Colgate University Concert series and its predecessor, the Concert and Lecture series. The materials ranges in date from 1931-1977. Most of the programs contain descriptions or summaries of the concert event. Newspaper clippings and notes are also included.
Dates: 1931-1977

Colgate University Course Catalogues, A1327

Identifier: A1327
Scope and Contents The Colgate University Course Catalogues provide information on a wide range of topics, including course offerings, faculty, the academic calendar, admissions, student life, costs of attendance, and financial aid. They also include general descriptions of Colgate, its curriculum, and university history. The collection includes catalogues from the preparatory and seminary departments that were previously part of the university, and many early course catalogues contain lists of enrolled students...
Dates: 1839-2018

James T. Duff papers, A1355

Identifier: A1355
Scope and Contents This collection documents James T. Duff's participation in the Navy V-12 program at Colgate University during World War II and provides general information about the school during the war years. Includes two photographic portraits, a page from a scrapbook, and a news clipping depicting and describing Duff as a young man. Also includes a July 1944 Colgate University Publication in which Duff and his Navy colleagues appear on page 33). Finally, a "Who's Who" biography discusses Duff's life and...
Dates: 1943 - 2005

Department of Geology records

Identifier: A1360
Content Description This collection consists primarily of annual reports (1974-2003), also included is an Off Campus Study Guide (2006) along with Alumni Newsletters from 1990, 1994, and 2003 intermixed with annual reports.
Dates: 1974-2006

Colgate University Glee Club records, A1304

Identifier: A1304
Scope and Contents The Colgate University Glee Club records consist mostly of concert programs and photographs, some of which reflect collaborations with other musical groups. The collection also contains material from the club's trips and tours, including posters and a scrapbook from their 1952 European Tour.
Dates: 1869-1976

Colgate University Graduate Studies Office records, A1354

Identifier: A1354
Scope and Contents The Graduate Studies Office records consists of manuals that outline the requirements of graduate programs at Colgate, directories of students enrolled in the programs, memorandums, and proposals for funding and for expansion and changes to programs.
Dates: 1961 - 1981