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John Cage at June in Buffalo, 1975
John Cage (1912-1992), a composer, poet, and painter, is perhaps best known for his use of chance procedures in composition and his silent piece 4'32". His role in the development of chance composition lead many people to ...
The shape of disaster and the universe of relief: A social history of disaster relief and the "Hurricane of '38," Suffolk County, Long Island, New York, 1938--1941
This study presents a social history of disaster relief in the wake of the "Hurricane of '38" on Long Island, New York. Disaster is the epitome of disorder where social and ecological systems are set in motion and thrown ...
A GIS based modeling approach for calculating the electricity generation potential of building integrated photovoltaics at the town scale: A case study of Amherst, New York
This thesis investigates the electricity generation potential of widespread implementation of building integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) onto the roof space of buildings in Amherst, New York. The modeling of electricity ...
The untold story of Roycroft women
This dissertation explores the untold history of the original and contemporary women associated with the Roycroft of East Aurora, New York, bringing to light some of the historic and still existing issues plaguing women's ...