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Finding Aid for the Fred F. Harcleroad Student Unrest Collection, circa 1964-1972

MS 46

State University of New York at Buffalo. University Archives


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Buffalo, NY 14260
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Finding aid prepared by Karen Spencer, June 2011.
Finding aid encoded in EAD by Karen Spencer, June 2011.
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid prepared using local best practices.

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Collection Overview

Title: Fred F. Harcleroad Student Unrest Collection, circa 1964-1972
Creator: Harcleroad, Fred F.
Extent: 1.46 linear feet (2 manuscript boxes, 1 legal manuscript box,1 half legal manuscript box)
Language of Material: Collection material in English.
Repository: State University of New York at Buffalo. University Archives
Abstract: Collection contains materials collected by Dr. Fred F. Harcleroad on student unrest in colleges and universities during the 1960s and early 1970s concerning the attitudes of the public and students during the unrest period on racial riots, university and high school governance, students' academic freedom and their role in university administration, the Vietnam War and political issues during the Nixon administration. Included are newspaper clippings, magazines (U.S. News and World Report, Harpers, News Week), magazine articles, pamphlets, newsletters, speeches, "speech materials", interoffice memos, minutes and papers from conferences, catalogs, and unpublished essays.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Description and dates], Box/folder number, MS 46, Fred F. Harcleroad Student Unrest Collection, circa 1964-1972, University Archives, State University of New York at Buffalo.

See the Special Collections' preferred citations instructions for additional information.

Acquisition Information

The collection was donated by Dr. Fred F. Harcleroad, Center for the Study of Higher Education at the University of Arizona, on June 21, 1982.

Terms of Access

The Fred F. Harcleroad Student Unrest Collection, circa 1964-1972 is open for research.

Copyright

Copyright of papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the University Archives before publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.

Processing Information

Processed by Archives staff, 1982. Reprocessed by Karen Spencer, June 2011.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected to this collection.


Historical Note

The 1960s and early 1970s saw widespread student activism at colleges and universities worldwide. Academic freedom and participation in university governance, racial and political issues, the Vietnam War, the military draft, and the Nixon administration in the United States were some of the main issues that led to demonstrations, protests, sit-ins, riots, and ultimately the killing of students at Kent State University in Ohio on May 4, 1970. Please see Related Resources below for other collections in the University Archives and also this topical list .


Scope and Content Note

The collection contains materials collected by Dr. Fred F. Harcleroad on student unrest in colleges and universities during the 1960s and early 1970s concerning the attitudes of the public and students during the unrest period on racial riots, university and high school governance, students' academic freedom and their role in university administration, the Vietnam War and political issues during the Nixon administration. Included are newspaper clippings, magazines (U.S. News and World Report, Harpers, News Week), magazine articles, pamphlets, newsletters, speeches, "speech materials", interoffice memos, minutes and papers from conferences, catalogs, and unpublished essays.



Container List

I.     Clippings, National, 1962-1972

Note: Original newspaper clippings are fragile and in need of preservation.

Box-folder Contents
1.1 1964-1968
1.2 1969
1.3 1970
1.4 1971-1972
1.5 Undated
1.6-1.7 Clippings from or about California, 1969-1971, undated
II.     Clippings from California Newspapers, November 1968-October 1969

Note: Original newspaper clippings are fragile and in need of preservation.

Box-folder Contents
1.8 November 7-26, 1968
1.9 November 27-December 4, 1968
1.10 December 5-9, 1968
1.11 December 9-16, 1968
1.12 December 8-31, 1968,
2.1 January 1-10, 1969
2.2 January 11-21, 1969
2.3 January 22-February 10, 1969
2.4 October 24-25, 1969
III.     Miscellaneous, 1954-1972

Includes magazines (U.S. News and World Report, Harpers, News Week), magazine articles, pamphlets, newsletters, speeches, "speech materials", interoffice memos, minutes and papers from conferences, catalogs, and unpublished essays.

Box-folder Contents
3.1 1954-1964
3.2 1965
3.3 1966
3.4 1967
3.5 Joint Statement on Student Rights & Freedoms, 1967-1968, undated
3.6 January-May 1968
3.7 June-August 1968, December 30, 1968
4.1-4.2 1969
4.3 24th National Conference on Higher Education, American Association of Higher Education 1969

Contains papers delivered at the conference.

4.4-4.5 1970
4.6 1971-1972
4.7 Undated

Search Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the Library's online catalog.

Contributors

State University of New York at Buffalo. University Archives

Subjects

College students--California--Political activity -- Sources
College students--United States--Political activity--History--20th century
Harcleroad, Fred F.--Archives
Peace movements--United States--History--20th century--Sources
Student movements--California--History--Sources
Student movements--United States--History--20th century--Sources
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Associated Material

Related Resources

Additional University Archives' Campus Unrest collections:

3/1/289, American Association of University Professors. Buffalo Chapter records, 1926-1973
3/1/1217 , American Association of University Professors. Buffalo Chapter. Secretary's Files, 1968-1989 (bulk 1968-1972)
9/0/251, Broadsides: Collection, 1963-
16/4F/134 , Bruce Jackson Campus Revolt Collection
16/4F/133 , Bruce Jackson Papers
3/5/33 , Campus Unrest at the State University of New York at Buffalo Records, 1965-1990
3/5/825, Campus Unrest: Clippings, 1964-1975
3/5/974, Campus Unrest: Individuals' Collections, 1969-2004
3/5/351, Campus Unrest: Oral History Interviews, 1967
3/5/897 , Campus Unrest: Research conducted by Dean G. Pruitt and James Gahagan, Social Psychology Department, 1967-1972, 1975
3/5/1248 , Richard A. Siggelkow Campus Unrest Collection, 1961-1991
34/9/1071 , Charles Haynie Papers, 1963-2002
16/8F/1064 , Charlie Keil Papers
3/5/779, Faculty 45 Files, 1969-1972
12/1/74, Faculty Senate Records, 1952-1969
9/1/64, Graduate Student Association records, 1963-1970
3/5/821, Paul Krehbiel Campus Unrest Collection, 1968-1970, 2000
MS 82 , Military and Draft Counseling Center of Buffalo Records, 1953-1978 (bulk 1967-1974)
9/4/247, Student Coordinating Council and Polity Minutes, 1967-1972; Student Senate Minutes, 1967-1972
3/5/570m, Support Your Campus Police Treasurer's Records, 1967-1968
22/6F/205, Theodore Friend papers, 1968-1973
11/2/66, University Information Services. Campus Unrest Subject Files, 1964-1973
11/2/235, University Information Services. Campus Unrest Subject Files, 1969-1970
CD-ROM 5/3, Campus Unrest Images