Abram L. Sachar Brandeis University Presidential papers Edit


01 MWalB00158A


  • 1940-1990, undated (Creation)


  • 47.00 Linear Feet (Whole)
  • 46 record center boxes, 2 manuscript boxes, 1 irregular box other_unmapped (Whole)
  • 46.00 Linear Feet (Whole)

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  • Arrangement

    Arranged in ten series: 1. University Founding, 1946-1990, undated; 2. Correspondence, 1948-1969; 3. Academic Departments and Faculty, 1947-1969; 4. Administrative Issues and Departments, 1947-1969; 5. Board of Trustees, 1948-1968; 6. Fellows, 1947-1971; 7. Financial and Fundraising, 1946-1969; 8. Executive Assistants to the President, 1952-1960; 9. Publicity, 1940-1990; 10. Students, 1951-1969

    For more information about each series, please consult the series descriptions in the box and folder listing.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    All materials in this collection must be reviewed by the University Archivist before access is provided to outside researchers. Please contact the department for more information.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Requests to reproduce or publish material from the collection should be directed to the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.

  • Preferred Citation

    Abram L. Sachar Brandeis University presidential papers, Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University

  • Related Materials

    Abram L. Sachar Brandeis University chancellorship papers; Abram L. Sachar personal papers; Abram L. Sachar Hillel papers; Abram L. Sachar film collection

  • Scope and Contents

    The files in this collection were created from 1940 to 1990, with the bulk dating from 1946 to 1969.  The materials concern the activities of the Sachar presidential administration at Brandeis University.  Materials include correspondence, memos, meeting minutes, reports, notes, and publicity.  The bulk of the collection documents Sachar's communications with members of the Brandeis faculty and staff, alumni, donors, and students.  There is also a significant amount of material concerning administrative affairs and academic matters at Brandeis.


  • Type
    Container 1 Type
    Container 1 Indicator
    45 record center boxes, 1 manuscript box, 1 microfilm box