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Ruth Anne Evans papers

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: 1854 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1996

S. Bruce Franklin Photographs

 Collection — Container: Small Collections Box 18, Folder: 17
Identifier: SCA-0394
Content Description

Photocopies of photographs of Union College scenes found by S. Bruce Franklin (Class of 1952) in the attic of the Civil Engineering Building in 1951. The originals were filed in the Picture File.

Dates: Approximately 1940s

Samuel Blatchford Sermons

 Collection — Container: Small Collections Box 6, Folder: 6
Identifier: SCA-0615
Content Description

Notebook of three sermons with some annotations.

Dates: 1785 - 1901

Samuel Van Vechten Notebook

 Collection — Container: Small Collections Box 11, Folder: 3
Identifier: SCA-1054
Content Description

Notebook used by Union College student Samuel Van Vechten (Class of 1818) for student work and as a diary. Brief biographical sketch by his granddaughter inserted in front.

Dates: 1817

Schenectady Bureau of Municipal Research Records

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier:  SCA-0138
Dates: 1918 - 1968

Schenectady Philharmonic Orchestra Society Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SCA-0618
Content Description

Financial and membership records from Dixon Ryan Fox's tenure as President of the Schenectady Philharmonic Orchestra Society.

Dates: 1942 - 1943

Schenectady Tavern Account Book

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: SCA-1002
Content Description

Account book labeled as being from a Schenectady tavern.

Dates: 1762 - 1796

Schenectady Union-Star Records

 Collection — Drawer: 44, Folder: 1
Identifier:  SCA-1178
Dates: 1955-04-22

Schuyler Strong Ephemera

 Collection — Container: Small Collections Box 7, Folder: 2
Identifier: SCA-0324
Content Description

Notes, certificates, and notices relating to Schuyler Strong's career as a lawyer, as well as several items relating to Union College.

Dates: 1819 - 1839

Sheldon Jackson collection

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier:  SCA- 0067
Content Description Sheldon Jackson was a Presbyterian minister and missionary as well as a political leader, and he was involved in establishing government agencies and Presbyterian community throughout the territory that became Alaska and the Western portions of the United States. The Sheldon Jackson Collection provides evidence of his work in Alaska and Colorado, including the establishment of the First Presbyterian Church of Sitka and the Museum of Alaskan Natural History and Ethnology. In addition,...
Dates: 1862 - 1928

Sidney Joseph Perelman "New Yorker" Typescripts

 Collection — Container: Small Collections Box 3, Folder: 13
Identifier: SCA-0118
Scope and Contents

Typescripts of six humorous essays for the New Yorker.

Dates: 1942-01-16 - 1943-09-02

Sigma Chi records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier:  SCA-1179
Scope and Contents

Records of the Sigma Chi fraternity. At present, collection consists of one issue of the Union Sig publication from 1928.

Dates: 1928

Sketches of Federal Buildings Designed by William Appleton Potter

 Collection — Container: Combined Oversize Box 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: SCA-0121
Content Description

Buildings are mostly custom houses, post offices, and courthouses in the Eastern United States. Sketches are photographic copies, probably intended for publication.

Dates: 1875

Social Distancing and COVID-19 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

Society of the Descendants of Norman Fox records

Identifier: SCA-1138
Content Description The Society of the Descendants of Norman Fox records contains historical records collected by the Society, as well as the Society's own records. Historical records include the papers of the descendants of Norman Fox (1792-1863) and genealogical information. Materials date from 1800 to 2007 but the bulk of it dates to the mid to late nineteenth century. Part of the collection sustained water damage and photocopies have been made for preservation purposes. Oversized materials include...
Dates: 1800 - 2007

Sports Information Department records

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier:  RG07-001-005
Scope and Contents

The Sports Information Department Records include clippings, press releases, photographs, statistics, and artifacts relating to Union College sports teams.

Dates: 1891 - 2014; Majority of material found within 1948 - 2008

Stanley and Mark Slotkin printed book leaves collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SCA-1184
Scope and Contents

12 individual leaves taken from disbound religious and antiquarian books. Each leaf is mounted on a sheet of paper which also includes a facsimilie of the title page from each respective volume.

Dates: 1207 - 1750

Student Affairs Council Records

 Sub-Group — Container: Small Collections Box 13, Folder: 8
Identifier: RG05-037
Content Description

Meeting minutes, memos, reports, and other documents from Student Affairs Council Chair Ruth Anne Evans.

Dates: 1980 - 1983

Student Forum Records

 Sub-Group — Box: 1
Identifier: RG06-008
Content Description

Contains Student Council meeting minutes from 1932-1938, Student Forum meeting minutes and correspondence from the 1998-1999 school year, and the results of the Trimester-Semester Referendum from 2003, with information on what proportion of each class voted.

Dates: 1932-1938; 1998-2003

Student Wives Association of Union College Records

 Sub-Group — Box: 1
Identifier: RG08-006-021
Scope and Contents

Meeting minutes, publicity, finances, lists of married students and other records of the Student Wives Association of Union College dating from 1965 to 1976.

Dates: 1965-1976

Taormina Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier:  SCA-1177
Scope and Contents

Two boxes containing scrapbook materials, disassembled for conservation purposes, with ephemera such as corsages, newspaper clippings, commencement pamphlets, and brochures from sports events. Scrapbooks were assembled by Marget Carey Taormina, Union College employee and wife of Frank Taourmina, UC Class of 1950.

Dates: 1949 - 1959

"The Feast of the Ascension" Leaf

 Collection — Item: 1
Identifier:  SCA-1011
Dates: Approximately mid-15th century to late 16th century

Theodore R. Crane Manuscript

 Collection — Container: Small Collections Box 9, Folder: 11
Identifier: SCA-0034
Content Description

Copy of Crane's introduction to "The Education demanded by the People of the U. States" by Francis Wayland with footnotes added.

Dates: 1973

Theta Delta Chi Records

 Sub-Group — Container: Small Collections Box 10, Folder: 9
Identifier: RG08-003-011
Content Description

Correspondence, legal documents, and other material mostly relating to the construction of the Theta Delta Chi House.

Dates: 1950 - 1958

Theta Lambda Phi, Parker Senate Record Book

 Sub-Group — Container: Combined Oversize Box 3, Folder: 3
Identifier: RG08-003-012
Content Description

Minutes, membership lists, and the constitution of Theta Lambda Phi's Parker Senate.

Dates: 1911 - 1917

Thomas N. Bonner Records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG02-022
Dates: 1974 - 1979

Thomas Palmer papers

Identifier: SCA-1060
Content Description

Daily diaries written by Judge Thomas Palmer of Schenectady with typewritten transcripts. Other materials include diplomas, certificates, and miscellaenous writings. Dairies provide a glimpse into political, religious, business, and social life of Schenectady and Saratoga Counties in the 19th century. Complete diaries are missing for the years 1848-1852.

Dates: 1806 - 1855

Thomas R Tillott, Jr. Scrapbook

 Collection — Container: Small Collections Box 6, Folder: 16
Identifier: SCA-1016
Content Description

Scrapbook containing newspaper clippings, receipts, commencement materials, and information on Tillott's Blatchford Oratorical Prize.

Dates: 1902 - 1903

Tiger's Eye Society Record Book

 Sub-Group — Container: Small Collections Box 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: RG08-006-014
Content Description

Constitution, membership list, and a history of the Tiger's Eye Society.

Dates: 1902 - 1914

Treasurer's Office Records

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG04-019-003
Scope and Contents

Extensive financial records, including bill books, cash books, day books, journals, ledgers, vouchers, and correspondence. Substantial records from the Nott Trust and Union's ownership of Long Island City real estate are also included.

Dates: 1795 - 1943; Majority of material found within 1806 - 1906

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