Columbia University Archives

Michael Dolin Photographs, 1960s

Summary Information


This collection consists of photographs taken by Columbia College student Michael Dolin (CC 1966). It includes photos of campus views, student protests, and former Columbia University presidents Dwight Eisenhower and Grayson Kirk.

At a Glance

Call No.: UA#0236
Bib ID 13553542 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Dolin, Michael
Title Michael Dolin Photographs, 1960s
Physical Description 0.21 Linear Feet (1 half-size document box)
Language(s) English .

This collection has no restrictions.

This collection is located on-site.



This collection is arranged in one series.


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of approximately 122 negatives and scanned images of these negatives on a DVD. Images include anti-Vietnam war rallies held at Columbia, campus views, campus views in snow, and portraits of University Presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower and Grayson Kirk.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Conditions Governing Access

This collection has no restrictions.

This collection is located on-site.

Conditions Governing Use

The electronic files are only available in the Reading Room on a laptop where researchers can view the records.

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Michael Dolin photographs; Box and Folder (if known); University Archives, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Libraries.

Selected Related Material at Columbia

University Protest and Activism Collection, 1958-1999 (UA#0007)

Historical Photograph Collection, 1855-2012 [Bulk Dates: 1860-1980] (UA#0003)

Office of Public Affairs Photograph Collection, ca.1947-2006. (UA# 0109)


No additions are expected.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Kelly Marie Powers (CC 2018) in January 2018. Finding aid written by Joanna Rios in October 2018.

Revision Description

2018-10-07 File created.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Photographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
College students -- Political activity -- New York (State) -- New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- Buildings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- Presidents Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- Students -- Political activity Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Eisenhower, Dwight D (Dwight David), 1890-1969 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kirk, Grayson Louis, 1903- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rudd, Mark Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Student movements -- New York (State) -- New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Michael Glen Dolin (CC 1966) was heavily involved with photography while on campus. His work was featured in the student newspaper, the Spectator. He was part of the Camera Club. He was the photo editor of the 1966 Columbian and was awarded the silver and gold Crown for his photography work on the yearbook. Dolin was also a pre-med student, majored in Psychology and was a member of the Society of 1848.