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

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Finding aid written in English. using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Jacqueline Rider for compliance with DACS and ACM Required Elements for Archival Description  , January 2019

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 New York University Archivist Bayrd Still as part of the New York University Sesquicentennial Celebration.
Quantity: .25 linear feet in one half manuscript box
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please request materials at least two business days prior to your research visit to coordinate access.
Language: Materials are in English.
Call Phrase: MC.43

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Biographical Note

Bayrd Still worked at New York University (NYU) 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

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
  • New York University -- Faculty -- History

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

Materials are open without restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Any rights (including copyright and related rights to publicity and privacy) held by the creator are maintained by New York University. Permission to publish or reproduce materials in this collection must be secured from New York University Archives, (212) 998-2646, university-archives@nyu.edu.

Preferred Citation

Identification of tiem, date (if known); Bayrd Still Lectures on the Early History of New York Universit; MG 43; box 1; folder number; New York University Archives.

Processing Information

Processing information before 2019 is unavailable.

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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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