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Maloney (Cora P.) College Banner, undated

The Cora P. Maloney College banner is a red silk banner with black lettering and black fringe along the bottom.

Topics: Ephemera

Management (School of) photograph collection, circa 1995-2005

This collection contains color slides, reversal color film, color and black and white prints and contact sheets. The color slides and reversal color film make up a bulk of the collection. A number of digital photographs document MBA international programs and student orientation.

Topics: Photographs

Management (School of) Study Abroad Program records, 1983

School of Management Study Abroad Program records contains documentation of the relationship between the University at Buffalo and Insitituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey.

Topics: Education History

Manch (Joseph) Papers, circa 1930s-1980s

Administrative files and publications of Buffalo public schools, Manch’s correspondence, his speeches and writings, and related organizational files during his superintendence; press clippings that feature educational, financial, political and social problems of Buffalo public schools; Camp Arrowhead; speeches and writings.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History, Education History

Manhattan Hotel photographs, 1909

Manhattan Hotel photos includes images of the bar and the exterior of the Manhattan Hotel in Buffalo, New York, circa 1909. The proprietor of the hotel, Mack G. Anderson, is featured along with the hotel’s bartender and visiting guests.

Topics: Photographs, Buffalo and WNY History

Mantsavinos (Roger) Papers, 1964-19666

Grade books, Fall 1964 and Fall 1965; also materials pertaining to research grants, ca. 1964-1966.

Topics: UB People

Manuele, Patricia Camp Fire Girls Uniform, circa 1950s-1960s

A collection of clothing items worn by Patricia Ann Manuele during her time in the Camp Fire Girls. Each item features specific elements and decorations that carry meaning within the organization.

Topics: Women's History in WNY

Martin (Darwin D.) Correspondence with O.S. Lang, 1904-1921 (bulk 1904-1909)

Correspondence between Darwin D. Martin and O.S. Lang, the general contractor for the Martin House, and correspondence of Martin and Lang with suppliers of building materials and furnishings for the Darwin D. Martin House in Buffalo, New York.

Topics: Design Archives, Wright, Frank Lloyd

Martin (Darwin D.) Digital Images, circa 1860s-1970s

Digitized from photographs kept by the Darwin D. Martin family depicting the Darwin D. Martin house in Buffalo, New York, and their summer house, "Graycliff", in Derby, New York, both designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright, and photographs of the Martin family.

Topics: Design Archives, Wright, Frank Lloyd, Digital Collections

Martin (Darwin D.) family papers, circa 1878-1935

Papers, circa 1878-1935, of Darwin D. Martin (1865-1935) of Buffalo, New York, an official of the Larkin Company and an early client of Frank Lloyd Wright. Includes diaries, memorandum books, business and family correspondence, genealogical material and other items concerning Darwin D. Martin, his wife Isabelle Reidpath Martin, and their children Dorothy and Darwin R. Martin. Also included are letters to Martin from his brother William E. Martin of Chicago, 1902-1910, letters to Martin from Elbert Hubbard of the Roycroft Shop, East Aurora, New York, 1893-1912, and letters to Martin from Booker T. Washington, 1901-1915. Some of the correspondence between William E. and Darwin D. Martin concerns the activities of Frank Lloyd Wright. Also included are various memoranda concerning the Darwin D. Martin House designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and a typescript draft of "Romeo and Juliet", 1929(?), which was later incorporated into Frank Lloyd Wright's Autobiography (1932). The bulk of the correspondence between Darwin D. Martin and Frank Lloyd Wright, including additional letters of Darwin D. to William E. Martin, is included in the related "Frank Lloyd Wright Darwin D. Martin Papers" (MS 22.8) available at the University Archives of the State University of New York at Buffalo and in the Special Collections at Stanford University. The University Archives also has architectural plans, contractor's correspondence and photographs of the Darwin D. Martin House and related structures (MS 22).

Topics: Design Archives, Wright, Frank Lloyd

Martin (Darwin D.) Frank Lloyd Wright Collection, Oral Histories 1971-1980

Oral history interviews with persons associated with the Darwin D. Martin House, Buffalo, New York, and other buildings designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Topics: Design Archives, Oral History, Wright, Frank Lloyd

Martin (Darwin D.) Photographs, circa 1860s-1970s

Photographs kept by the Darwin D. Martin family depicting the Darwin D. Martin house in Buffalo, New York, and their summer house, "Graycliff", in Derby, New York, both designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright, and photographs of the Martin family.

Topics: Design Archives, Wright, Frank Lloyd, Digital Collections

Masling (Joseph M.) Papers, 1968-1969

Manuscript for Encyclopedia of Education article, "The Testing Situation," regarding educational testing; bibliography; and related correspondence.

Topics: Education History, UB People

Massey (Irving) Papers, 1988-1994

Collection contains correspondence, notes, working papers, and audiotapes from Particularism: An Interdisciplinary Conference Portions of the collection are unprocessed.

Topics: UB People

McCarthy, Richard D. "Max" papers, 1956-1996 (bulk 1956-1970)

Records documenting Richard D. "Max" McCarthy's term in office as Democratic representative to the United States House of Representatives from the 39th Congressional District of New York. This collection is minimally processed.


Content Warning:

This collection may contain offensive, harmful, or misrepresentative creator-supplied language or imagery. The views and opinions expressed are those of the creator’s and do not reflect or represent the University Libraries. In keeping with archival best practice, this content has been retained to preserve the historical context of the records.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History

McConnell (T. Raymond) Papers, 1937-1954

Reprints of speeches and articles on fund raising, academic freedom, the elective system, and selective service; also inaugural memorabilia.

Topics: UB People

McGarry (Edmund D.) Papers, 1914-1970

This collection includes correspondence, lecture notes, typescripts and reprints of Edmund D. McGarry's speeches and articles, newspaper clippings, publications of the National Association of Teachers of Marketing and Advertising (NATMA), and printed materials concerning marketing and business research.

Topics: UB People

McGrath (Ruth Ehrig) Papers, 1937-1974

Collection of Ruth McGrath's papers regarding the development of the Early Childhood Education Council of Western New York (ECEC) and the New York State Association for the Education of Young Children. Also includes papers as Director of the University at Buffalo's institutional staff training program for the federal Project Head Start program.

Topics: Education History, UB People

McGrorey (Ruth T.) Papers, 1965-1977

Papers of Dr. Ruth T. McGrorey, professor of nursing education and Dean (1966-1974) of the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Nursing. The collection consists of papers, articles and speeches by McGrorey; annual reports of the School of Nursing; working papers for projected books on nursing administration, information on her teaching and consultation activities; and materials concerning a sabbatical study of new patterns of nursing administration and patient care in the US, UK and Spain; as well as personal memorabilia and tape recordings of seminars, speeches and meetings.

Topics: UB People

Medentian Collection, 1949-1967

Collection documenting procedures involved in publishing a student yearbook including layout sheets; paste ups for the 1967 Medentian yearbook; financial records; and correspondence with publisher, advertisers and patrons.

Topics: Publications, Student Life

Melzer (Ethel Roblin) Papers, 1932-2012 (bulk 1974-2012)

Personal papers documenting the personal and career life of local communal leader, Ethel Roblin Melzer. Materials include photographs, speeches, newspaper clippings, media, and other material relating to her volunteer service and professional careers in the Jewish community.

Topics: Jewish Buffalo Archives

Mesch (Morris) Papers, 1920-1990 (bulk 1977-1987)

Personal papers documenting aspects of local communal leader Morris Mesch. Materials include photographs, newspaper clippings, and other ephemera related to the community Holocaust Memorial Sculpture and volunteer activities and efforts.

Topics: Digital Collections, Jewish Buffalo Archives

Metzger (Michael) Papers, 1966-1967

Papers of Professor Michael Metzger include minutes of the Faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences.

Topics: UB People

Mexican and Latin American Oral History Transcripts, 1964-1971

Includes Mexico, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Brazil, Peru, and Bolivia.

Topics: Oral History

Meyerson (Martin) Inauguration Scrapbook, 1967

Scrapbook of Martin Meyerson's inauguration as President of the University at Buffalo on May 29, 1967. Includes invitations, speeches, schedules, clippings, and photographs.

Topics: UB People

Meyerson (Martin) Printed Material, circa 1966-1968

Collection includes inauguration memorabilia, prospectus for an academic plan, and other statements and reports.

Topics: UB People

Meyerson (Martin) Speeches and Statements, 1966-1970

Speeches and statements given by Martin Meyerson during his tenure as tenth president of the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Topics: UB People, Campus Unrest

Michael (Edward W.) Athletics Memorabilia collection, circa 1970s-2005

A collection of materials and memorabilia concerning University at Buffalo athletics from the 1970s to the mid 2000s. The University at Buffalo wrestling team features prominently in the documentation as well as the regalia.

Topics: Sports

Michel (Laurence Anthony) Papers

Collection includes work as editor for author Samuel Daniel's publications, The Tragedy Of Philotas and The Civil Wars including manuscripts and drafts of editions.

Topics: UB People

Michigan Avenue Y.M.C.A. Records, circa 1920-1970

The collection consists of administrative records including minutes, reports, photographs and scrapbooks which contain clippings, leaflets, programs and copies of "The Y's Messenger," a Michigan Avenue Y.M.C.A. newsletter.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History, Social Activism

Milbrath (Lester W.) Environmental Issues Papers, 1971-1990

Papers of Lester W. Milbrath, University at Buffalo political science professor, on environmental issues including Love Canal, nuclear waste at the West Valley site, and Great Lakes water quality. Collection also includes conference papers, articles and book chapters written or co-authored by Dr. Milbrath. Also files on the formation of the Environmental Studies Center at the University, including its annual reports and other publications.

Topics: Environmental Issues in WNY, Love Canal, UB People

Miles (E.J.) Collection, 1858-1922

The collection includes lecture notes and textbooks between 1907 and 1910. Most of lecture notes were collected when Miles was a graduate student at University of Chicago Lectures notes are from classes taught by Oskar Bolza, Gilbert A. Bliss, and others.  Includes textbooks and other works by Oskar Bolza, L. Bianchi, G. Darboux, H. Burkhardt, C. Jordan, S. Lie, J. Hadamard, E. Picard, H. Poincaré, H. Robinson, F Tisserand, and H. Weber.

Topics: Education History

Military and Draft Counseling Center of Buffalo Records, 1953-1978 (bulk 1967-1974)

The records of the Military and Draft Counseling Center of Buffalo (1953- 1978) contain materials relevant to the formation of the center and its activities from the center's inception as the Draft Counseling Center (1968), to the Draft Counseling Center of Greater Buffalo, (circa 1969- circa 1971), the Buffalo Draft Counseling Center (circa 1971-1972), the Draft Counseling Center of Buffalo (circa 1972), and finally the Military and Draft Counseling Center of Buffalo (circa 1972-circa 1978). Materials include address and appointment books, notes, correspondence, manuals, meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, posters, newsletters, books, booklets, pamphlets, leaflets, and charts.

Topics: Campus Unrest, Social Activism

Miller (Rudy and Hilde) Papers, 1915-2004 (bulk 1938-1978)

Personal papers documenting aspects of émigré and immigrant lives of Hilde and Rudy Miller and their family, friends, and foster family in Germany, England and America. Material includes German, US and UK government documents, personal and legal correspondence and photographs.

Topics: Digital Collections, Jewish Buffalo Archives

Milstein, Wittek & Davis Associates Records, MS 97

Topics: Design Archives

Mintz (Rabbi Shay) Papers, 1980-2004 (bulk 1989-1999)

Personal papers documenting aspects of local community leader Rabbi Shay Mintz's work in the Jewish community. Materials include photographs, newspaper clippings, and other material relating to his professional career in several institutions including Shaarey Zedek, Hillel, and the Jewish Book Fair.

Topics: Digital Collections, Jewish Buffalo Archives

Mitchell (Charles) Papers, 1967

Script of the five-page play Two written for the Angry Arts Festival, April 12, 1967.

Topics: UB People

Moll (Faith Karas) papers, 1901-1964

This collection contains the student papers of UB alumna Faith Karas Moll, including papers, monographs, photographs, research notes, books, and other materials published by Dr. Marian E. White and other anthropology scholars. Many of the materials in this collection relate to Karas Moll's research surrounding the Buffalo Creek Reservation.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History

Mongerson (Carol) West Valley papers, 1980-2005

Includes drafts of chapters from "Silent Rape" and a manuscript for "West Valley: the Insecure Landfill," by Carol Mongerson. Additional materials concern nuclear waste in West Valley and Tonawanda, New York, and Carol Mongerson's obituary.

Topics: Environmental Issues in WNY

Moody (Kevin) Pan American Exposition collection, circa 1901

Items collected by Kevin Moody, belonging to his great-grandmother, wife of F.A. Lopez, a member of the Commission from Ecuador at the Pan American Exposition.  Includes exposition map (color); postcards; pass; ticket books with a photo of Mrs. Lopez; an invitation to the opening of the Ecuador exhibit; and 2 typewritten letters (one undated of a personal nature and one died January 11, 1902, regarding the sale of the Ecuador pavilion building and return of exhibit artifacts.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History

Mothers' Club of Buffalo Collection, 1904-1912, 1956

The Mothers' Club of Buffalo, affiliated with the Mother's Assembly of the State of New York, was a local women's group dedicated to educating parents about issues relating to the home and school. The collection includes annual programs listing upcoming meetings, officers, and current members from 1904-1910. It also includes programs from the 1912 New York State Mothers Assembly held in Rochester, N.Y.

Topics: Buffalo and WNY History, Education History, Social Activism, Women's History in WNY

Mowatt (John) Alpha Phi Omega charter and artifacts, 1948-1955

The collection consists of an Alpha Phi Omega Charter, Epsilon Sigma Chapter, from 1948. The collection also includes an Alpha Phi Omega chapter services report, the Torch and Trefoil fraternity newsletter, Torch and Trefoil Official Report, and a pamphlet from the inauguration of Clifford Furnas as Chancellor of the University of Buffalo.

Topics: Student Life

MTV Fraternity Life and Sorority Life collection, 2002-2003

This collection is comprised of VHS tapes and DVDs containing recordings of episodes from MTV's "Fraternity Life" and "Sorority Life," shows in which UB Greek organizations were featured.


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Topics: Student Life

Murphy, Orville T. papers, 1966-1976

Papers of Orville T. Murphy pertaining to curriculum and faculty governance, Department of History; activities of the search committee for the position of Director of American Studies; documents related to student demonstrations; documents related to the William Pryor Letchworth papers and other local archives.

Topics: University History Resources, Campus Unrest, UB People, Education History

Murray (Daniel H.) Papers, 1947-1967

Papers include proceedings, reports, correspondence, notes and other items concerning meetings of professional societies and symposiums; also lecture notes, course outlines and other material from courses taught at the School of Pharmacy, University of Buffalo.

Topics: UB People

Myszewski (Robert Miske) Sports Photographs, 1959-1991

A collection of photographs and other images featuring Bob Miske during his time as a student athlete at UB from the late 1950s to the early 1960s and as an alumnus. His time on the baseball and basketball teams is featured prominently.

Topics: Student Life, Photographs, Sports