Collection ID: MS.0089

Collection context

Summary

Creator:
DeLaney, Kathleen, University Archives, and Environmental Issues in Western New York Collection (State University of New York at Buffalo)
Abstract:
Kathleen DeLaney's records pertaining to the grant funded by the Niagara County Environmental Fund in 2000 to collect information on area institution's historic Love Canal disaster area document collections.
Extent:
1.67 Linear Feet and 4 manuscript boxes
Language:
Collection material in English.
Preferred citation:

[Description and dates], Box/folder number, MS 89, Love Canal Repository Grant Records, 1978-2002, (bulk 2000-2001), University Archives, The State University of New York at Buffalo.

See the Archives' preferred citations instructions for additional information.

Background

Scope and Content:

The collection includes documents related to the administration of the grant, correspondence, bibliographies, and other search related materials, articles and publications, conferences, OxyChem materials, and documents pertaining to related grants.

Biographical / Historical:

In 2000 the Niagara County Environmental Fund awarded a grant to the Niagara Falls Public Library to collect information on area institutions' historic document collections pertaining to the Love Canal area disaster. The project archivist hired to do this was Kathleen DeLaney, part-time project archivist at the University at Buffalo University Archives.

Acquisition information:
These records were kept and donated by Kathleen DeLaney.
Processing information:

Collection processed by Nathan Tallman, November 2007.

Arrangement:

Arranged in four series: I. Administrative, II. Love Canal Repositories, III. Reference Materials, and IV. Related Grants. Within those series, the records are arranged alphabetically, then chronologically unless otherwise specified.

Accruals:

No further accruals are expected to this collection.

Rules or conventions:
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Access

RESTRICTIONS:

The Love Canal Repository Grant Records, 1978-2002, are open for research.

TERMS OF ACCESS:

Copyright of papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the University Archives before publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.

PREFERRED CITATION:

[Description and dates], Box/folder number, MS 89, Love Canal Repository Grant Records, 1978-2002, (bulk 2000-2001), University Archives, The State University of New York at Buffalo.

See the Archives' preferred citations instructions for additional information.

LOCATION OF THIS COLLECTION:
420 Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260, United States
CONTACT:
716-645-2916
lib-archives@buffalo.edu