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Frank Lorenz Papers

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-2016-042

Content Description

Papers of Frank Lorenz, retired Alumni Review editor and College Archivist, including personal papers and college- and alumni-related materials

Acquisition Type



From Frank Lorenz's apartment via Ben Madonia

Restrictions Apply



  • Majority of material found within 1961 - 2015


Graduate Record from SUNY Albany, with class ring and key A German Bible engraved “Wilhelm Lorenz” Name tag from 32nd triennial Phi Beta Kappa Council at Tulane University Name tag from 33rd triennial Phi Beta Kappa Council at Boston University Name tag from 34th triennial Phi Beta Kappa Council in Baltimore, Maryland Name tag from 35th triennial Phi Beta Kappa Council in San Antonio, Texas Name tag from 36th triennial Phi Beta Kappa Council in Washington, DC Photo of Frank Lorenz ringing bell, a photo of him with Marge Backus, a photo of him in front of the chapel, and a photo of him at a cocktail party (now photos are in mylar sleeve; were in interoffice envelope addressed to Pam Havens, C&D) Correspondence between Lorenz and Wayne and Bobbi Mahood Email from Preston Zucker Email from Paul Ohlbaum The Wikipedia page of Lawrence Block Article from the Wall Street Journal December 6-7, 2014 on Ezra Pound Correspondence with Mr. Scott R. Brewer, including photos from Brewer of professors Plaint by Ezra Pound, given to Lorenz on June 30, 2013 Commemorative edition of the Continental, from 1767 Paul Parker: A Retrospective 1938-1986 Package from Patrick D. Reynolds to Clarence E. Aldridge with three faculty books (Tina Hall's Physics of Imaginary Objects; Jane Springer's Dear Blackbird; William Billiter's Stutter) as a gesture of gratitude for his generosity to the College London Theatre Guide January 4-9, 1971 2 copies of “The Apothecary Shop: Period restoration of a drugstore in the era of Bristol-Myers Company in its beginnings as Clinton Pharmaceutical Co.” Play bill from Minor Theatre 1974 Play bill from Minor Theatre 1973 Menu and program for the 35th triennial meeting of the Phi Beta Kappa Council Certificate from Phi Alpha Theta December 11, 1958 Certificate of Service from the Armed Forces of the United States Visitors Register from a funeral, name of deceased not mentioned Program from the 129th Annual Commencement of SUNy Albany May 26, 1973 Photo from the 28th Institute on Archives Administration in Washington, DC March, 1973 Official Discharge Papers from the Army Reserves Certificate from The American University for successful completion of the course: Introduction to Modern Archives Administration March 19-30, 1973 Degree of Master of Library Science from SUNY Albany Degree of Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences from University of Illinois Black and white framed photograph of a family Framed photo supposedly of father of Frank Lorenz Water color painting of college - small color version of Rummell landscape Certificate of recognition from Phi Beta Kappa and key, framed