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Daniel A. Reed Library

Special Collections & Archives Division

Hours of Operation

During the Fall & Spring Semesters, regular hours are:

Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

CLOSED Saturday & Sunday

To make a research appointment for the use of Special Collections materials, please complete the Archives Research Request form

Walk-in requests are not accepted, and appointments for the use of materials are mandatory.

Student Work Opportunities

We are currently taking applications for one Special Collections Student Worker position for the Fall 2020 semester, focused on the Sigurd Rascher Collection, with interviews being conducted either virtually or by phone.  If you are interested in applying, please submit a resume/CV to Mandi Shepp (amanda.shepp@fredonia.edu), the Coordinator of Special Collections & Archives, for consideration.  In addition, please feel free to email Mandi for more information about student work opportunities.

The Special Collections & Archives Division also offers internships to aspiring future archivists, curators, librarians, and more.  Please email Mandi for more information.

Archives News & Updates

Special Collections & Archives at Daniel A. Reed Library is currently closed to in-person research visits.  

We thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.  Until further notice, we are operating digitally, which limits access to many of our collections and materials.    

 

Please email the Archives Clerk for general research inquiries or the Coordinator for Special Collections & Archives with any questions, concerns, or for more information. 

Collection Highlights

Photograph of William W. Cease with Jaguar, ca. 1964. LRH002.30 William W. Cease Papers

photograph of man with car

Photograph of Fredonia Normal School building, ca.1890. UC008.03 Photographs, University Collections & Records Archive

Fredonia Normal School Building

Map of Lands Reserved by the Indians According to the Treaty Made with Them in 1797, 1797. DC004.02 Holland Land Company Maps, Holland Land Company Archives Digitized Microfilm

Courtesy of Municipal Archives of Amsterdam; Nederlandse Document Reproductie B.V.

 

Photograph of Alfred Zweig, Arosa, 1934. SC001.04 Stefan Zweig Collection, Alfred Zweig Collection

Cover of Sigurd Rascher Plays the Saxophone, 1960. SC002.10.1 Audio Recordings, Sigurd M. Rascher Collection

Tin Type Photograph of Abriam Orton, ca. 1860s. LRH002.19 Abiram Orton Papers

Interior of Victorian Valentine, ca. 1900s. LRH002.35 Valentines, Nichols Ephemera Collection

Photograph of Maytum Hall Sit-In Protest, 1970. UC008.03 Photographs, University Collections & Records Archive

Correspondence of Benno Geiger to Stefan Zweig, 1910. SC001.01 Correspondence, Stefan Zweig Collection

Photograph of Meeting at Forest Temple, Lily Dale Assembly, ca. 1910s. LRH002.26, Lois Potter Collection

Photograph of Fire at Fredonia Normal School, 1900. UC008.03 Photographs, University Collections & Records Archive

Headshot Photograph, Sigurd M. Rascher.  SC002.08.3 Visual Media - Photographs, Sigurd M. Rascher Collection

Postcard of Fox Cottage at Lily Dale Assembly, ca. 1910. LRH002.35 Western New York Postcards, Nichols Ephemera Collection

Photograph of Two Women Sawing a Log at the College Lodge, ca. 1950s. UC008.03 Photographs, University Collections & Records Archive

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Contact Us

Where We Are In The Library:

Special Collections & Archives are located on the 1st floor of the Carnahan-Jackson Center (accessible through the main floor of the Daniel A. Reed Library) on the campus of the State University of New York at Fredonia. View a google map of our location.

Phone & Email:

Contact the Archives Clerk at speccoll@fredonia.edu for general inquiries, or contact the Coordinator of Special Collections & Archives directly.
PH: +1 716-673-3183          FAX: +1 716-673-3185

 

To make a research appointment for the use of Special Collections materials, please complete the Archives Research Request form
Walk-in requests are not accepted, and appointments for the use of materials are mandatory.

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