UA. University Archives
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:
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: 2018 - 2019
Dates: 1846 - 2018
Dates: 1834 - 2010
Dates: 1932 - 1933
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
Dates: 2014 - 2019
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: 1894 - 1941
Dates: 1912 - 1948
Dates: 1927 - 1959
Scope and Contents This collection contains information about the Colgate Commons Club's meetings and programs.
Dates: 1927 - 1960
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.
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...
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
Dates: 1940 April 25
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: 1897 - 1904
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.
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