Archives Catalog

About the Archives

This database displays content descriptions of each archival box in our physical archives space, as well as links to our Digital Collections. To research items more fully, please contact Jill Borin at or Kayla Van Osten at to set an appointment. Make sure to include the box number(s), such as "Widener Magazine Box 120". Note: To insure proper preservation of these unique archival resources, materials must remain in the library while in use.

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