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Brandeis University Office of Communications publications samples

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 07-MWalB00065A

Scope and Contents

Includes samples of marketing material designed by the Publications Office for the Brandeis community.  The samples are sent through inter-office mail by the Publications Office administrator, and are a rich source of information about Brandeis campus activities and departments.


  • 1948-2010
  • Other: Date acquired: 2004-10-13


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

Originally named Office of Public Affairs, then Department of Communications, then changed to Office of Communications in 2004.


15.00 Linear Feet

13.00 Linear Feet

3.00 Linear Feet

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Arranged in three series: 1. 40th Anniversary Book, 1953-1988; 2. Publication Samples, 1951-2010; 3. General Files, 1955-1998. All series are arranged alphabetically by department or client. For more information about each series, please consult the series descriptions in the box and folder listing. 12 record center boxes, 5 document boxes, 1 irregular small box

Source of Acquisition

Office of Communications

Accruals and Additions

11/23/2004--Libraries, humanities, publishing.

03/08/05--Fisher-Bernstein Institute, Holocaust, Stuart Eizenstat, Howard Gardner, Deborah Lipstadt, Margot Stern Strom, Leslie Wexner

03/22/05--Meet the Author, Deborah Lipstadt, Adam Jaffe, David Marcus, Hadassah Brandeis Research Institute, Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance

11/22/2006--Meet the author, faculty publications, conferences, history, philosophy, publicity, politics, recycling, Richard Nixon, popular culture, American Studies, posters.

Processing Information

-Some oversize posters were digitized in 2016, and the originals were discarded due to space and preservation considerations in 2022. Item list for these items no longer show a box location, but a note is included instructing researchers to contact the archivist for access to the digital images.

Aaron J Wirth
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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