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Isaac W. Jackson collection

 Collection — Box: 2, Folder: 7
Identifier: SCA-1121
Abstract

The Isaac W. Jackson Collection measures .89 cubic feet and span the years 1832-1878. The collection consists of diaries, notebooks, an account ledger, genealogical information, writings, newspaper clipping, and printed materials detailing the life and career of Issac W. Jackson at Union College.

Dates: 1832 - 1878

Jeanne Robert Foster collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SCA-0047
Abstract

The Jeanne Robert Foster Collection measures .95 cubic feet and was created during the years 1896-2004, with the bulk of materials falling between 1921-1970. The collection consists of correspondence, writings, poetry, photographs, and other records.

Dates: 1896 - 2004; Majority of material found within 1921 - 1970

Map Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SCA-1130
Scope and Contents

Maps, mostly of Union College campus and Schenectady, collected by Special Collections & Archives.

Dates: undetermined

Mortimer F. Sayre papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCA-0135
Content Description

Engineering research, notes, writings, speeches, correspondence, publications and reference material from Union College Professor Mortimer F. Sayre.

Dates: 1915 - 1973

Office of College Relations records

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier:  RG04-013
Content Description

The Office of College Relations contains extensive historical subject files, records from the Campaign for Union as well as the later Powering Union Campaign. Includes accompanying film "A Union of People," and other records relating primarily to fundraising and construction. Files include reports, ephemera, correspondence, photographs, and audio-visual recordings. Alumni files consist of collected biographical materials on alumni and non-graduates who attended Union College.

Dates: 1797 - 2020

Ruth Anne Evans papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCA-0693
Content Description

The Ruth Anne Evans papers primarily document her tenure as a librarian at Union College. Files include correspondence, reports, minutes, committee records, research, ephemera, and deatils about the Audubon theft in 1972. Additional materials relate to her personal life, including her upbringing in Schenectady and education at Smith College.

Dates: 1908 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1996

Social Distancing and COVID-19 collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCA-1182
Scope and Contents

This collection was created in response to the global pandemic known as COVID-19, or Novel Coronovirus, beginning in March, 2020. The Department of Special Collections at Schaffer Library have started this collection as an ongoing effort to collect responses of the Union College community, as well as those local to it, who have been affected by the pandemic in one way or another.

Dates: 2020-03 - 2021

William A. Waldron personal papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCA-0237
Content Description

The William A. Waldron personal papers include records of his work for the New York State Assembly and Constitutional Convention, the War Labor Board, class notes taken while a student at Union College, state and federal government publications, materials prepared for a Union College class reunion and correspondence. A small amount of material from his father, Charles N. Waldron, is also included and contains photographs, printed materials and news clippings.

Dates: 1902 - 2004