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Guide to the Bayrd Still Lectures on the Early History of New York University MC 43

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY, 10012
(212) 998-2641
university-archives@nyu.edu


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Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Still, Bayrd
Title: Bayrd Still Lectures on the Early History of New York University
Dates: 1982
Abstract: This collection contains a series of lectures given by University Archivist Bayrd Still as part of the New York University Sesquicentennial Celebration.
Quantity: 1.0 boxes
Call Phrase: MC 43

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Biography of Bayrd Still

Bayrd Still worked at New York University from 1947-1987 as an archivist and professor in the history department. He served as the University Archivist from 1975-1987 and delivered these lectures as part of the University's sesquicentennial celebration in 1982. The lectures were given in a series of four talks to the NYU community on March 4th, 11th, 18th, and 25th of that year.

For more information on Dr. Still's teaching and scholarship, you may wish to consult the Bayrd Still Papers, also at the New York University Archives.

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Scope and Contents

This collection comprises four lectures delivered by Dr. Bayrd Still for New York University's sesquicentennial celebration in 1982. The collection contains only the text of the lectures and does not include research materials.

Arrangement

This collection was accessioned in three different sections and combined into one box. Each accession has its own record in the NYU library catalog. The lectures are organized in the order in which they were delivered.

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Access Points

Subject Organizations

  • New York University. History.
  • New York University. Speeches.

Subject Topics

  • New York University -- Faculty -- History.

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Administrative Information

Use Restrictions

Open for use without restrictions.

Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the:
New York University Archives
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012
Phone: (212) 998-2641
Fax: (212) 995-4225
E-mail: university-archives@nyu.edu

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Container List

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 Bayrd Still "History of New York University: A Series of Talks" (originals)
1982 March
Box: 1 Folder : 2 Bayrd Still "A University for its Time - the formative Years, 1830-1870," 1st in a series of lectures on the history of New York University
1982 March
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Bayrd Still "New York University's Own Hall Of Fame," 2nd in a series of lectures on the history of New York University
1982 March
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Bayrd Still "Student Life at New York University, A Hundred Years Ago: The Student Scene in the late 1870's and 1880's," 3rd in a series of lectures on the history of New York University
1982 March
Box: 1 Folder : 5 Bayrd Still, "A Series of Talks on the Early History of New York University"
1982 March

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