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 18 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents This collection contains information about the Colgate Commons Club's meetings and programs.
Dates: 1927 - 1960
Scope and Contents This collection consists of mostly programs, tickets, pamphlets, and other ephemera from Homer L. Dodge's time as a student at Colgate University. Also included are photographs and correspondence from his student years, reunion material, alumni newsletters, and a small amount of material relating to Ebenezer Dodge. One folder contains clippings and photographs documenting Homer L. Dodge's personal and professional life after Colgate.
Scope and Contents The Fortnight of Active Arts was a student run festival held March 2-16, 1968. It brought a wide range of avant garde artists to campus and included music, dance, theater, painting, sculpture and writing. This collection contains magazines and clippings from the festival as well as material documenting its establishment and production.
Dates: 1967-1968, 2006-2007; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1968
Scope and Contents This collection contains programs, photographs, speeches, and newspaper clippings regarding Colgate University Founders' Day celebrations from 1944-2014.
Dates: 1944 - 2014
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two notebooks. The first contains notes written to Joel Greene from friends and acquaintances in Hamilton. The second contains short essays on theological topics.
Scope and Contents This is a collection of pamphlets and programs, including false satirical programs, from Colgate University's Junior Exhibition. It also includes a few early programs from joint public meetings and anniversary celebrations of the Aeonian and Adelphian Societies.
Scope and Contents The LGBTQ Initiatives Office records consists of several folders of event posters, fliers, and programs from the late 1990s to the early 2010s. Also included are a smaller number of clippings, administrative documents, and certificates.
Dates: 1983 - 2013
Dates: 1900 - 1980
Dates: 1929 - 1962
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one notebook containing handwritten lectures of Lucien M. Osborn, as well as programs for various campus events from 1878.
Dates: circa 1878
Scope and Contents The Colgate University photograph collection documents student life, academics, faculty, alumni, athletics, special events, and the physical campus at Colgate University over the past 150 years. Most of the photographs are black and white, although some color images are also included. For the vast majority of images, the photographers and the source of the photographs are unidentified.
Dates: 1855 - 2000s
Scope and Contents The Register of Weekly Events provided a daily listing of events for the Colgate communty, including students, faculty, staff, and community members. Events listed included club meetings, muscial and dramatic performances, athletic events, lectures, off-campus trips, conferences, and religious services.
Dates: 1947 - 1977
Scope and Contents The materials in the collection are scrapbooks created by students of Colgate University and other persons with connections to the University or Hamilton.
Dates: 1839-1983, undated
Dates: 1962 - 2002
Scope and Contents The Howard Williams collection on student life at Colgate University contains miscellaneous clippings, programs, fliers, charters and correspondence relating to student life at Colgate. Topics covered include fraternities, Colgate's rivalry with Syracuse, dormitory life, fall and winter parties, cane rush, and general information on student organizations. The collection appears to have been at least partially assembled by former Colgate University Archivist Howard Williams. It is not a...
Dates: 1850 - 1980