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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

The Anitec Collection

Identifier: 7
Overview Anitec Image Technology Corporation, was a US based manufacturer of graphic arts materials.  It started in 1842, and ws originally named the Ansco Company.  Ansco was the brand name of a photographic company based in Binghamton, New York, which produced photographic films, papers and cameras from the mid-1800s until the 1980s.  It assumed ownership of GAF at their Binghamton site, in 1981. In September 1987, the International Paper Company acquired Anitec in a stock swap valued at almost $300...
Dates: 1842-1990; Majority of material found in 1943-1990

The Grace Burkholder Collection

Identifier: 12
Overview Grace Burkholder was a school teacher and amature archaeologist.  She lived in Dharan, Saudi Arabia for twenty years (circa 1960-1980) where she worked as a school teacher for Aramco (the Saudi Arabian Oil Company).  She became famous in the field of Near Eastern archaeology for the significant discoveries she made during her work tenure, often on weekends and in her spare time.  Ms. Burkholder is credited with finding several Ubaid sites along the Persia Gulf.  Among her discoveries were...
Dates: nd; nd

The Padraic and Mary Colum Collection

Identifier: BUSC-1977-001
Overview Collection of writings, correspondence, photographs, and other materials of Irish author, Padraic Colum (1881–1972) and his wife, Irish author, Mary Colum (née Maguire, 1884-1957). Padraic Colum was a poet, novelist, dramatist, and playwright and was one of the leading figures of the Irish Literary Revival. During his lifetime, Colum published more than 50 volumes of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and drama, children’s literature, and folklore. Mary Colum was also a prolific literary critic.
Dates: 1890-1997; Majority of material found in 1938-1964; nd

Daniel S. Dickinson Statue papers

Identifier: BUSC-1979-001
Overview This collection documents the 1922 - 1924 process of commissioning, constructing, and installing a statue of Daniel S. Dickinson in front of the Broome County Court House in Binghamton, New York. The correspondence is primarily between architect John H. Duncan, sculptor Allen G. Newman, and Charles F. Tupper, on behalf of the Exempt Firemen's Assocation. Also included are Charles Monroe Dickinson's speech given at the dedication ceremony, and newspaper clippings and photographs relating to the...
Dates: 1922 - 1924

E. Herman Hespelt Papers

Identifier: BUSC -1977-002
Overview E. Herman Hespelt (1886-1961) was born in Binghamton. He received an A.B. from Cornell (1910), an A.M. from Cornell (1917) and a Ph.D. from Cornell (1925). From 1911-1916, he spent time in the Philippine Islands serving the Philippine Bureau of Education. After earning his doctorate, he taught at New York University (1926-1952).
Dates: 1910-1916; nd

MacDonald Collection

Identifier: 25
Scope and Contents This collection mainly consists of orders for MacDonalds merchandise and bills to the company. Also included are samples of MacDonalds products (see “Copies of MacDonalds Farmers Almanac” and “MacDonalds Medicines”), some of Jeremiahs diplomas and certificates (see “Diplomas, Degrees, and Certificates of Jeremiah MacDonald”), and some family photographs (see “Photographs and Postcards”). It is not definitely known how the State University of New York at Binghamton acuired the collection. It is...
Dates: 1905-1957

The John McLaughlin Collection

Identifier: BUSC-2011 -001
Overview The John K. McLaughlin Collection contains materials relating to the history of film, television and radio. These materials include scripts, posters, lobby cards, photographs, star contracts, and correspondence. In addition, there is a small collection of materials relating to horror and crime fiction.
Dates: 1900-2000; nd

Lee Nesslage Collection

Identifier: 5741
Overview Materials gathered by Lee Nesslage while on a trip to the Soviet Union.
Dates: 1 box plus oversized materials

Molly Peacock papers

Identifier: BUSC-2003-001
Overview The Molly Peacock Collection contains personal and literary related correspondence, manuscript drafts and revisions of this American poet's prose and poetry works, publications, teaching materials, and photographs. The collection also contains artwork such as paintings by Molly Peacock and by other artists, as well as posters, advertisements, and costumes for poetry readings and other events. The Binghamton University Libraries has a collection of monographs from her personal poetry library and...
Dates: 1955 - 2017; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1997