Abram L. Sachar Brandeis University Presidential papers
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.
- 1940-1990, undated
- Sachar, Abram Leon, 1899-1993 (Person)
- Jick, Leon A. (Person)
- Schary, Dore (1905-1980) (Person)
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.
47.00 Linear Feet
46 record center boxes, 2 manuscript boxes, 1 irregular box other_unmapped
46.00 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
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.
- Berger, Arthur, 1912-2003
- Brandeis University -- Faculty Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- College presidents -- United States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Fuchs, Lawrence H.
- Fund raising -- United States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
- King, Martin Luther, 1929-1968 (Jr.)
- Lerner, Max, 1902-1992
- Maslow, Abraham H. (Abraham Harold), 1908-1970
- Meir, Golda, 1898-1978
- Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962
- Universities and colleges -- Massachusetts -- Waltham Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Eliot Wilczek
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
- Language of description note
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