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Waltham Group

 Collection — other: All
Identifier: 05-MWalB00280A

Scope and Contents

The materials in this collection were created roughly between 1976 and 2008, with most papers being from the 1980s and 90s. They include promotional materials, notes from meetings, and a great many photographs of Waltham Group volunteers and the people with whom they have worked.


  • 1976-2008

Conditions Governing Access

Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University. 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.

Biographical or Historical Information

From the group's website: "The Waltham Group, a student-led community service organization, is the primary student service outreach at Brandeis University. The Waltham Group was founded in 1966 in response to student activism and in recognition of the university's responsibility to be engaged in the community. Hundreds of students volunteer each year through the Waltham Group, which serves as a center for service and advocacy."


8.50 Linear Feet

8.50 Linear Feet

Language of Materials



Arranged in nine boxes. Boxes 5-9 descriptions are summaries, and not comprehensive folder listings.

Accruals and Additions

Materials transferred to the archives in 2011 are in boxes 5-9. Materials transferred from 2000-2002 and 2012 have been combined into boxes 1-4.

Other Descriptive Information

Addenda to this collection may not be listed in the finding aid, but may be available for research use. Please contact us for more information.

Drew Flanagan
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Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

415 South St.
Waltham MA

About Us

The Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department at Brandeis University consists of two collecting units, the University Archives and Special Collections. University Archives documents the history and development of Brandeis University and its faculty, staff, students, and alumni. Special Collections features a broad array of unique primary source materials across a wide range of disciplines that support research, teaching and learning at Brandeis. Learn more about our collections