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American Association of University Women, Schenectady Branch records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier:  SCA-1150
Dates: 1917 - 2015

Chabad at Union College

 Record Group — Box: 1
Identifier: RG-08-007-004
Dates: 2019

Charles Proteus Steinmetz papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SCA-0142
Content Description The collection consists primarily of writings by Charles Proteus Steinmetz for General Electric and for publication, as well as research notes and ledgers. Topics include research in thermodynamics and steam turbines, fraternities, and national issues such as Socialism. The collection also includes several books owned by his father Karl, as well as a photograph and some assorted ephemera. Charles Proteus Steinmetz was born in 1865, and he was a mathemetician and electrical engineer. Forced...
Dates: 1852 - 1923

Class of 1885 Letters

 Sub-Group — Container: Small Collections Box 3, Folder: 3
Identifier: RG08-001-006
Dates: 1935

Department of Physics Records

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier:  RG03-045
Dates: 1860 - 2011

Earle Mullen collection

 File — Box: 1, Item: 1-2
Identifier: SCA-1181
Dates: 1939

Ernst F. W. Alexanderson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCA-0001
Content Description The Ernst F. W. Alexanderson Papers document his pioneering electrical engineering work in radio and television at the General Electric Company. Files include reports, correspondence, notes, patent information, photographs, publications, and ephemera.
Dates: 1899 - 1978

Glee Club records

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG08-006-020
Content Description The Union College Glee Club was one organization of the College Musical Association, which also contained the Banjo Club and the Mandolin Club. Records of the Glee Club of Union College. Recordings comprised of Master copies and published versions of the 1995 digital remaster of the Union College Glee Club's concerts of February 18 and May 16, 1973 and December 4, 1974. Photograph of Glee Club dated 1920.
Dates: 1920 - 1995

Harold C. Martin collection

 Sub-Group
Identifier: RG02-021
Overview Harold Clark Martin was the fourteenth president of Union College, serving from 1965 to 1974. Dr. Martin served as president during an era of change in higher education throughout the United States and at Union College. In addition, it was during Dr. Martin’s presidency that Union College first admitted female students in 1970. This collection includes his personal and professional papers, photographs, and newspaper clippings about the life and work of Harold Clark Martin and his wife Elma...
Dates: 1917 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1980

Harrison L. Wirt papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCA-0413
Overview The Harrison L. Wirt papers date from 1898-1960, and measure .61 cubic feet. Found within the papers are patents, writings, correspondence, and other materials associated with Wirt's career as a gas turbine engineer at General Electric.
Dates: 1898 - 1960

Irving Kaufman Wildflower collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier:  SCA-1172
Scope and Contents This collection consists of three bound artifacts which contain pressed wildflowers and plants of the Colorado and Rocky Mountain areas. One is dated 1896, gathered by Dr. H.G. Pershing, in Denver, Colorado, another is titled "Wildflowers of the Rockies," and the third it titled "Flora Alpina" with George T. Stevens named as the collector. Dates are approximate.
Dates: 1896 - 1920

Isaac W. Jackson collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCA-1121
Overview 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

James Higgins papers

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier:  SCA-1180
Dates: 1944

Jeanne Robert Foster collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SCA-0047
Overview 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

John James Audubon Stamp Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier:  SCA-1176
Scope and Contents Sheet of 70 Audubon stamps, mounted on cardboard with signature of postmaster general
Dates: 1940

John L. Bourquin IV papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier:  SCA-1169
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the papers of John L. Bourquin IV, alum of the Union College Class of 1945. Bourquin was a member of the Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity and studied in the Department of Engineering. His papers consist of photographs, ephemera, and records of his life as a student and alum of Union College. Additional accession added which is comprised of a porcelain ashtry and cup, both depicting the Union College seal and motto, with a golden edging.
Dates: 1942 - 1995

John Morris papers

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier:  SCA-1171
Dates: 2019-07-27

John Savage papers

 File — Box: 1
Identifier:  SCA-1175
Scope and Contents Papers from UC Class of 1799 John Savage, which the website of the Bibliographl Directory of the United States Congress tells us "...a Representative from New York; born in Salem, Washington County, N.Y., February 22, 1779; attended the common schools; was graduated from Union College, Schenectady, N.Y., in 1799; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1800 and commenced practice in Salem, N.Y.; district attorney for the fourth New York district 1806-1811 and 1812 and 1813; member of the State...
Dates: 1836

Martha Bradstreet Legal papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SCA-0687
Dates: 1795 - 1861

Mechanical Engineering Department Records

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG03-038
Dates: 1943 - 2019

Mortimer F. Sayre papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCA-0135
Content Description Notes, writings, speeches, correspondence, and reference material from Union College mechanical engineering professor Mortimer F. Sayre.
Dates: 1915 - 1959

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

Philip John Schuyler family letters

 Collection — Drawer: 52, Frame: 1
Identifier: SCA-1168
Overview Letters related to Philip John Schuyler and his family, 1777-1800.
Dates: 1708 - 1800

Postcard Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCA-1095
Scope and Contents Postcards of the campus, its vicinity, artifacts, individuals, events, activities, and sites and scenes associated with the College, Schenectady, and surrounding areas. Postcards in this collection have been sorted to correspond to their location on or near campus.
Dates: 1900 - 2015

Ramee Documents collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SCA-1159
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of documents made by architect Jacques Ramee between 1812 and 1814. President Eliphalet Nott hired Ramee as to design the campus of Union College 1812 and 1814, and much of the design remains intact today. Many of the folders in this collection contain reproductions of these documents created during research by Paul Turner for his publications on the creation of the campus.
Dates: 1812 - 1848

ReUnion Photographs

 Collection — Drawer: 1
Identifier: SCA-1173
Scope and Contents These are photographs of Union College alumni class reunions taken by year of graduation of each class from 1955 through 1978. Black and white photographs found in collections, gift of Robert Trumbull. Date of gift is unknown but possibly in the 1980s.
Dates: 1955 - 1978

Schenectady Union-Star Records

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

Sheldon Jackson Collection

 Collection — 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

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

Social Distancing and COVID-19 collection

 Item
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 - 2020