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Results:  698 Items
 
Date Coverage:
1938-1991
Extent:
3.46  cubic ft.
Abstract:
These records document the activities and membership of the Empire State Federation of Women's Clubs (ESFWC) - the umbrella organization of New York State African-American women's groups - from 1938-1991. The collection also includes records from affiliated organizations: the National Association of Colored Women's Clubs (NACWC) and the Northeast Federation of Women's Clubs (NFWC).
 
 
Date Coverage:
1978-2009
Extent:
20.8  cubic ft.  and 11 videotapes
Abstract:
The Greyhound Strikers Solidarity Committee of the Capital District was created by Albany-area labor union activists in support of the autumn 1983 Amalgamated Transit Union strike against Greyhound Bus Lines. After the strike, the group was reconstituted as the Solidarity Committee of the Capital District (SCCD) and worked to support hundreds of strikes and labor activities in Eastern New York, across the country, and in Latin America.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1996 December 19 - 2017 March 27
Extent:
10.02  cubic ft.  365 Captures
Types:  
Abstract:
The Associated Industries of New York State/ Business Council of New York State Records contains documents which were created during the group's 66 years of business. Among the contents are files on the group's former directors, correspondence and legal council records. The records of the association also contain some publications from other sources.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1976-2004
Extent:
7.72  cubic ft.
Abstract:
Family Planning Advocates of New York State was established in the 1970's by the affiliates of Planned Parenthood of New York State in an effort to expand the capacity of its organization to affect public policy through lobbying and education.
 
 
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Collection:
Date Coverage:
1978-2005
Extent:
4.18  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Libby Post Papers contain political campaign documents, professional correspondences, news clippings, meeting minutes, agendas, document drafts, press releases, news letters, civil activism notes, and other materials that document her involvement securing various LGBT rights and with political organizations, as well as the general LGBT community in Albany, NY.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1969-1985
Extent:
17.5  cubic ft.
Abstract:
This collection documents the activities of the Student Association of the State University of New York from its founding in 1970 hrough its first decade of existence.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1892-1989
Extent:
2  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Sheet Metal Workers International Association, Local 83 Records document the day-to-day operations of the union from the years 1892-1984 using meeting minutes and other documents refrenced in the minutes including correspondence, treasurer's reports, newsletters and strike bulletins.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1934-1985
Extent:
8  cubic ft.
Abstract:
Miles served fifteen years as a top level administrator at the Federal Security Agency and the Department of Health Education and Welfare.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1919-1989
Extent:
14.2  cubic ft.
Subjects:  
Abstract:
The Hudson Valley Area Joint Board was formed in 1957 through the merger of the Columbia County and Mid-Hudson Valley Joint Boards. At that point, the two joint boards were affiliated of the Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA), which merged with the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America (ACWA) in 1976 to form the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union (ACTWU). The collection documents the organization, administration, and activities of the Hudson Valley Area Joint Board and its predecessor organizations.
 
 
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Collection:
Date Coverage:
1967-1986
Extent:
3.0  cubic ft.
Abstract:
This collection contains materials related to the women's movement and lesbian rights in New York State, especially the Capital Region in the 1970s.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1900-1982
Extent:
2.0  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The collection documents the history of the unions that formed Painters and Allied Trades Local 201, including Local 12 of Troy, Local 62 of Schenectady, and Local 201 of Albany.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1893-1972
Extent:
1.6  cubic ft.
Abstract:
United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and PipeFitting Industry of the United States and Canada, Local 105 Records document the regular business of this chapterof the union, including meetings, financial reports, grievance reports, and membership.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1968-1990
Extent:
0.83  cubic ft.
Abstract:
United University Professions (UUP) is the union and collective bargaining agent for the faculty and non-teaching professionals of the State University of New York (SUNY). UUP (initially named SUNY/United) was created by the 1973 merger of the Senate Professional Association (SPA) and the State University Federation of Teachers (SUFT).
 
 
Date Coverage:
1958-1997
Extent:
14.9  cubic ft.
Abstract:
This collection details the social activism of Malcolm Willison in New York State's Capital Region. As an active board member of several local groups, his papers contain minutes, financial statements and budgets, programming ideas, brochures, planning notes, articles and reports, and clippings that detail the evolution of the various organizations contained in the collection. Organizational newsletters and event flyers, course and conference information planned by Willison in his capacity on executive boards, and vast amounts of correspondence about any number of events and issues are also part of the scope of the collection.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1961, 1964-1965, 1970-1976, 1980
Extent:
0.75  cubic ft.
Abstract:
Albert Jack Abrams was born in Stamford, Connecticut, on May 29, 1915. Abrams began his university studies at the University of Michigan in 1932, and he attended the National Institute for Public Affairs in Washington, D.C., in 1935. He received an A.B. from New York University in 1936, and he continued his studies at Columbia University (1940) and the Cornell School of Labor and Industrial Relations (1946). The records in this manuscript collection were originally arranged in a numerically classified subject file under the general subject of legislative administration.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1979-1984
Extent:
5.05  cubic ft.
Abstract:
Concerned Citizens Against Crossgates (CCAC) was organized as an informal group opposed to the construction of the Pyramid Crossgates mall in the summer of 1979.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1933-1997
Extent:
4.34  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Samuel B. Gould Papers document his personal life as well as his many professional positions in education, including his tenure as chancellor of the State University of New York.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1972-1987
Extent:
7  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The records of New York State Common Cause document campaigns against political action committees, election reform, civil service reform, and accountability issues.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1962-2004
Extent:
40.5  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Conservative Party Of New York State Records contain files kept for the chairmen of the New York State Conservative Party: Kiernen O’Doherty, 1962; J. Daniel Mahoney, 1962-86; and Serphin Maltese, 1986-88. The strength of the records is in its documentation of New York State politics and elections (including the State Legislature and other state offices), the Conservative Party’s political endorsements and candidates (including writer William F. Buckley, Jr., and Sen. James Buckley), and the political goals and ideological positions on contemporary issues.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1981-1999
Extent:
12.46  cubic ft.  (excludes map portion of collection)
Abstract:
Documents major projects the society undertook to protect water resources, including the Wilmorite project, the Bonded Concrete project, and the water supply applications of the city of Schenectady and the town of Rotterdam.