Buchanan was a CMU alumni who worked in the movie industry. His papers include Circus and amusement park ephemera, a collection of catalogs of movie equipment (1920s-1950s), and personal papers pertaining to his work as a consultant for United Artists Corp.
Linear Feet: 6 Boxes: 6
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The Records of the Board of Trustees are housed in eight boxes and arranged into five series. Series have been designated for handbooks, Executive Committee minutes, other committees, Visiting Committees, and miscellaneous. The activities of the Board of Trustees are documented through the work of its committees, and therefore the majority of this collection consists of meeting minutes, reports, and correspondence. Although the Board of Trustees began in 1903, the majority of the documentation in this collection begins around 1962. The Miscellaneous series contains information about some of the Board members, as do the Handbooks in Series One.
Linear Feet: 8 Boxes: 9
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The Bureau of Placement records are housed in one archival box. The items comprising the collection include reports, drafts, correspondences, and meeting notes. The collection is comprised of two sections: Annual Reports and Miscellaneous. All items pertain to the daily operations of the Bureau. Series I includes the preliminary and final drafts of the yearly reports that were released to the University President and various department heads.
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