Rochester Goes to War

The Archives, as well as the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, hold numerous collections relating to the role of UR students and faculty in wartime. The University's publications and photographic files also contain much information about the contributions of these men and women. For more information, contact the University Archivist, Melissa S. Mead.

There are Commemorative Plaques to those who lost their lives in battle hang in Wilson Commons. 

Civil War

The Department is also pleased to be able to provide the text of a lecture given by Robert Marcotte entitled "The University of Rochester and the Civil War," presented on December 17, 2002.


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