Life Sciences

Abell family papers, 1797-1936.   2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1480
Correspondence, diaries, accounts, notebooks, receipts, insurance policies, photographs, and miscellaneous papers of the Abell family of Cazenovia. Papers of Dr. William Abell, a general practitioner (d.1835), include diaries, notebooks, correspondence, and loose notes on medical cases, travel; the status of the medical profession in Louisiana and secret societies in Cazenovia. Other papers include school records, instructions from the Commissioners of Roads of Cazenovia and genealogical and other correspondence and papers.

Adelmann research materials collection   Bound photocopies: ca. 312 v.Bound manuscripts: 1 v.Letters: 9 items.Microfilms: 17 linear ft. (366 reels).Unbound photocopies and photographs: 8 linear ft. (6 boxes).Glass slides: 35 slides.Wood blocks: 30 blocks.Metal plates: 10 plates.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4703
Consists mainly of reproductions of manuscripts and some printed material by or about mainly 16th- and 17th-century Italian scientists, amassed and indexed by Howard B. Adelmann.

American Nature Study records, 1908-1997.   5.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2195
Includes correspondence of society secretary-treasurers Nellie Matlock and Richard L. Weaver and the Conservation Committee; correspondence with the U.S. Department of the Interior, senators and congressmen, and other groups concerning legislation on national parks, grazing lands, irrigation and reclamation projects, and other aspects of forest, soil, and wildlife conservation and national land use policy; letters dealing with annual meetings and with the printing and distribution of Canadian Nature, the society's publication.

Andrews, Albert Leroy correspondence, 1899-1964.   2.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3849
Correspondence reflecting Andrews' expertise in the field of bryology includes inquiries from hobbyists and scholars for determinations of mosses and liverworts; requests by scientific journals for papers and critical analyses of published articles; questions from botanical agencies and societies, government departments, and major academic institutions around the world.

Banks, Ray S. papers, 1909-1910   1 folder

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6574
A small collections of letters home by Ray S. Banks dating from 1909-1910, written while he was a student at the New York State Veterinary College in Ithaca, New York.

Beard, Mary papers, 1926-1948.   1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2641
Papers of Mary Beard, a nurse and writer. Collection consists primarily of diary entries recording job related activities; speeches concern public health and nursing issues.

Becker, Robert papers, ca. 1970-1990   1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-25-2945
Correspondence, articles, and research notes concerning horticulture; also seed catalogs, and other material relating to fairs and all aspects of gardening.

Bell, Roscoe R. Materia Medica notebook, n.d.   1 volume

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6606
One bound notebook of mimeographed notes on veterinary materia medica. It is unclear if the book was written by, or simply owned by Roscoe R. Bell.

Bloetjes, Mary Kiefer papers, 1973-1987.   .1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 23-14-2467
Files concerning her retirement and role as an professor emeritus.

Bradley, James C. papers, 1905-1962   32.8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-23-1717
Includes Bradley's A Manual of the Genera of Beetles, North of Mexico; manuscripts for papers; lecture notes and teaching materials; field notebooks, drawings, and typed and handwritten notes; personal and professional correspondence; bibliographies; glass slides and mounted photographs of entomological subjects and expeditions, including the First Cornell University Biological Expedition to the Okefenoke Swamp in Georgia and a later expedition through Arizona and California, as well as a few Ithaca area scenes; photograph albums; includes much material on wasps. Also, correspondence with J. Henry Comstock and others.

Breed, Helen I. papers, 1947-1992.   6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-18-3415
Includes student papers and research materials for Hellen I. Breed's doctoral dissertation.

Brennan, John Joseph, Jr. papers, 1947-1952, n.d.   0.3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6579
Class notes, correspondence and miscellaneous papers relating to Brennan's education at the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University.

Brumsted, Harlan B. papers   41.7 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-18-3257
Includes subject files, correspondence, publications, pertaining to Brumsted's career in the Dept. of Natural Resources.

Burkhardt, Frederick H. papers   2.5 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4727
The collection includes correspondence, published articles, reprints, and clippings relating to Burkhardt's work on the life and work of Charles Darwin including the subjects: evolution, creationism, intelligent design, and the history of medicine.

Calnek, Bruce W. papers, 1947-2001   0.3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-02-3346
The bulk of this collection is correspondence, meeting minutes, slides, and photographs relating to the construction of the Veterinary Medical Center and the Veterinary Education Center at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, 1987-1992. There are also class notes taken by Dr. Calnek while he was a DVM student at Cornell. In addition there is information about the S.B. Hitchner Student Scholarship, the Poultry Advisory Council, and the Rudolph J. Steffen Professorship.

Carmichael, Leland papers, 1997-2002   0.1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-04-3388
2 video cassettes featuring Leland "Skip" Carmichael.

Clausen, Robert T. papers, [ca. 1930-1980]   32 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 34-1-2585
Journals and field notes relating to Mexican trips, 1970s; correspondence relating to professional matters, including the Cornell Plantations; journals, 1950s-1970s; and miscellaneous field notes, herbarium records, and teaching records.

Combs, Gerald papers, 1955-2001.   2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 29-2-3335
Correspondence, articles, lectures, grant material and committee work, pertaining to Combs'career and his work with poultry nutrition, selenium and cancer.

Comstock, John Henry and Anna Botsford papers, 1833-1955   6.7 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-23-25
Includes personal correspondence of Anna Botsford and Henry John (later John Henry) Comstock, 1859-1923; professional correspondence (1878-1926) documenting John Henry Comstock's influence in the development of entomology departments in colleges throughout the United States; publications by or about the Comstocks; lecture and field notes; certificates and awards; typescript draft of an autobiography by Anna Comstock, published posthumously as THE COMSTOCKS OF CORNELL: JOHN HENRY AND ANNA BOTSFORD COMSTOCK edited by Glenn W. Herrick and Ruby Green Smith, 1953; Botsford and Comstock family photographs; Anna Botsford diaries (1870-71, 1874-75) and poem; a scrapbook relating to the Botsford family, Phebe Irish Botsford, and Anna Botsford Comstock; materials concerning wood engraving; photographs and sketches (pen and ink and pencil) of insects by Anna Comstock used in Comstock Press publications; glass lantern slides used in Anna Comstock's nature study classes; wood block; engraving tools; and wood engravings of plants, insects, and nature scenes by Anna Botsford Comstock.

Conn, H.J. papers, 1911-1959.   20 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 22-2-661
Correspondence with other bacteriologists, public health officials, publishers, commercial laboratories, and Cornell administrators, as well as reports, financial records, notes, and printed material, concerning his participation in the work of the Biological Stain Commission, National Research Council, American Public Health Association, and Society of American Bacteriologists, his scientific writings, and research projects.

Cornell Statutory Facilities Office records, 1961-1975.   7 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 32-1-2074
Construction files of New York State colleges on the Cornell campus, including the Veterinary School, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, School of Industrial and Labor Relations, and the College of Human Ecology. Also, some information concerning budgets, and the Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva, New York.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Alumni Files, 1876-   19 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-04-3326
Biographical files of graduates of the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Annual Conference records, 1908-2004   1.5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-04-3387
Programs, proceedings, news clippings associated with the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Annual Conference for Veterinarians.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Communications Department records, ca. 1970-2011   9.5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-10-3338
Audiovisual materials produced and collected by the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Department of Communications, primarily related to .

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Flower-Sprecher Veterinary Library records, 1897-2004   3.0 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-15-3366
Subject files, accession records, and photographs created by the Flower-Sprecher Veterinary Library at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Office of Educational Development records, 1994-2001   3.0 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-11-3312
Tutor guides and course guides created to facilitate course instruction at the College of Veterinary Medicine. Produced as part of the problem-based learning curriculum initiated in 1993.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Office of the Dean records, 1997-2003   0.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-01-3382
Correspondence and subject files compiled by the Office of the Dean of the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine during Donald Smith's tenure as dean.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Oral History Collection   .4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-04-3349
Recordings of College of Veterinary Medicine events and individual oral history interviews.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Publications Collection, 1896-2004   2.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-04-3390
Publications of the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Subject Files, 1888-2004   22 cubic ft.2 oversize folders.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-4-3385
The collection contains materials relating to the history and founding of the College, administration and various departments including academics, the clinic, and buildings.

Cornell University Department of Natural Resources records, 1909-1995.   24.5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
Collection Number: 21-18-991
Includes annual reports, monthly reports, bulletins, plans of work, field notes, slides of Cornell campus and activities, radio talks, publications, photographs, committee records, drawings, subject files, and other materials of the Cornell University Department of Natural Resources, formerly the Conservation Department.

Cornell University Hospital for Animals records, 1979-2005   0.8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-06-3313
Minutes of the Hospital Board and Section Chief meetings, as well as the annual "Student Protocol," a handbook of policies and procedures for fourth year DVM students, and one videocassette from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Equine Performance Testing Unit. Also brochures from the hospital.

Cornell University Laboratory of Ornithology artwork.   .7 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 17-2-3522
Artwork on deposit from the Lab of Ornithology. Includes works by George Miksch Sutton, Anna Botsford Comstock, Mark Catesby and others.

Cornell University Medical College, Ithaca Division correspondence, 1886-1939   6.7 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 19-1-64
Correspondence of Professors Benjamin Freeman Kingsbury, Abram Tucker Kerr, and Simon Henry Gage in their official capacities in the Medical College and the Department of Zoology at Cornell University. Much of the material has to do with the purchase of supplies, admissions to the Medical College (Ithaca Division only), and the granting of fellowships and scholarships. Several of the Annual Reports of the Department to the President are included.

Cornell University Press and Comstock Publishing Company records, [ca. 1880-1935]   9.5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 35-6-257
Correspondence, manuscripts, proofs, and illustrative material pertaining to books published by the Cornell University Press and the Comstock Publishing Company; correspondence pertaining to a merger of the Nature Study Review and Nature Magazine; and correspondence pertaining to John W. ("Uncle John") Spencer's stories and letters for children on nature study and rural life; correspondents include Anna Botsford Comstock, Mary Eleanor Davis, Paul S. Galtsoff, Albert H. Hartzell, Frank E. Lutz, James G. Needham, Arthur Newton Pack, Cuthbert W. Pound, Percival S. Ridsdale, John W. Spencer, and Paul S. Welch.

Creal, Harold L. papers, [ca. 1916]-1986   2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4326
Correspondence, notes, speeches, memoranda, certificates, clippings, financial records, photographs, and printed material concerning the American Agriculturist, Inc.; Century Farms in various New York counties; GLF and the New York State Grange; the New York State Council of Farmer Cooperatives, Inc.; the New York State Fair; and the New York Farm Bureau. Personal papers include materials pertaining to the Cornell University Alumni Association, YMCA, church work, and the Homer, New York, school and Planning Board.

deForest, Henry papers, 1898-1947   10.4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collectons, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3214
Correspondence and printed material relating to fingerprinting, the history of fingerprinting in the United States, crime, and the International Society for Personal Identification. Also includes correspondence with J. Edgar Hoover. Photographs (originally used as lantern slides in lectures) about the Bertillon method of criminal investigation. Also, material pertaining to Columbia University and Cornell University; vacation journals and memorabilia; correspondence with and about Clinton Scollard; photographs of friends at Fulton, New York; clippings and correspondence concerning World War II, the Explorers' Club, and his medical practice. Also contains material concerning his pilgrimages to the shrines of St. Joseph du Mont-Royal, Our Lady of Lourdes, and St. Anne de Beaupre.

Department of Entomology records   27.4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-23-2133
Records of the Cornell University Department of Entomology in Ithaca and at the NYS Agricultural Experiment Station.

Department of Zoology records   13 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 14-26-966
Includes personnel files, records, photographs, inventories and other departmental records.

Dept. of Soil, Crops, and Atmospheric Science records   10.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-13-2078
Records include a manuscript concerning the history of agronomy at Cornell University.

Dimmick, Forrest Lee papers, 1911-1968   7 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2862
Professional papers include correspondence with Karl M. Dallenbach, Edwin G. Boring, and other participants from the Inter-Society Color Council.

Division of Nutritional Sciences Records, 1940-2005   14.9 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 29-4-2733
Publications and other printed material from the Division, including DNS ALERT. Nutrition curriculum and policy material concerning Extension in the Department of Food and Nutrition in the NYS College of Home Economics in the 1950's and 1960's and later in the Department of Human Nutrition and Food in the College of Human Ecology, 1969-1974. Also 4-H projects, newsletters, Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) material and various other programs within the Division of Nutritional Sciences which was formed in 1974. Includes photographs.

Dow, John Melmoth papers, 1798-1918.   6.4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2765
Personal and professional papers of John M. Dow. Also included are letters and newspaper clippings concerning political events in Central America in the second half of the nineteenth century. Dow also pursued his interests as a naturalist, exploring the Central American coast to collect marine flora and fauna.

Dustan, Henry W. Veterinary Class Notebook, 1897   0.1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 37-05-3378
One bound book of notes taken by Henry W. Dustan while a student at the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine.

Eberts, Paul R. papers [ca. 1951-2005   ca. 61 cubic feet

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-33-3664
Correspondence, notes and lectures for courses taught by Prof. Eberts, projects including Mayors' Survey and CARDI (Community and Rural Development Institute), papers and other manuscripts.

Empire State Forest Products Association records, 1917-1961.   4.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1280
Minutes and reports of annual meetings and committees, financial reports, membership lists, circular letters, surveys, pamphlets, articles, scrapbook and photographs. Also, material concerning forest fires, pest damage and control, and legislation affecting the forest industry, the "Keep New York Green" Committee and use of wood as fuel during World War I.

Erdheim, Morris papers, 1935-1960, bulk 1953-1960   0.4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6605
Two scrapbooks of programs, newclippings, etc., documenting Morris Erdheim's career in veterinary nutrition. There are also several loose programs and articles, and a small collection of photographs from Erdheim's education at the New York State Collegeof Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University.

Evans, Alice Catherine papers, 1908-1965.   .7 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2552
Papers of Alice C. Evans, who graduated from Cornell University in 1909 and served as a dairy bacteriologist for the United States Department of Agriculture and for the United States Public Health Service.

Evans, Howard E. papers, 1943-2012   57.3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-02-1870
Material relating to publications; professional correspondence, ca.1950-2002; minutes and printed material on the Veterinary College, the University faculty, and the Board of Trustees. Also, Veterinary College grade books, 1891-1989, kept by Professors Hopkins, Miller, and Evans and scrapbooks, 1987-2012.

Fernow, Bernhard Eduard papers, 1885-1930.   2.7 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 20-1-561
Includes manuscripts, speeches and articles by Fernow concerning forestry.

Fincher, Myron G. papers, 1908-1993   33 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-02-802
Personal and professional files of the Chair of the Department of Veterinary Medicine and Obstetrics at the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine, including correspondence about students, administrative matters, fertility research, artificial breeding, and the New York State Mastitis Control Program.

Fish, Pierre Augustine papers, 1890-1931   1.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-02-1677
Correspondence and notes concerning job appointments, publications, courses, Fish's work and research at Cornell, and his service in the United States Army Veterinary Corps. Correspondents include Simon H. Gage, Burt G. Wilder, F. H. McNair, and others.

Fordyce family papers, 1839-1979   38.4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3646
Collection consists of correspondence, account books, notebooks, photographs, deeds, and other material of the Fordyce family of Scipio Center, Cayuga County and Monroe County, New York. Also contains papers of the Ohio branch of the Fordyce family, which included George Lincoln Fordyce, a Cleveland businessman and naturalist.

Foster, Robert J. papers, 1894-1958   1.0 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6549
Correspondence, military documents, newsclippings and photographs relating to Col. Robert J. Foster's career as a veterinarian and as an officer in the U.S. Army Veterinary Corps.

Fox, Renee C. and Samuel W. Bloom medical student project papers, 1950-1953.   3.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4388
The papers consist of three kinds of materials: field notes of situations, e.g. meetings, classes, informal gatherings, etc. observed by the field workers; informal interviews with faculty members and students in the Cornell University Medical College and the University of Pennsylvania Medical School; and diaries kept by a number of students selected to represent different stages of training and different kinds of interests.

Francelmont, John G. Papers, 1939-1994   2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-01-3556
The collection consists of correspondence name files and correspondence filed alphabetically.

French, Flora Williams account books, 1858-1926.   1 cubic ft.,1 reel negative microfilm, 1 reel positive microfilm.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 315
Account books of various Groton, New York, firms and insurance companies, personal accounts, and prescriptions and recipes for medicines. Also, microfilm of a Groton Iron Bridge Company daybook, 1877-1885.

Garbutt, Raymond J. papers, 1926-1950   0.7 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6608
Writings, scrapbooks, photographs and lantern slides from Dr. Raymond J. Garbutt, DMV. The collection pertains to his his career as a small animal practitioner and his work at the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

Gillespie, James H. papers, 1943-1996   1.0 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-02-3293
Biographical material, reprints and several editions of Hagan and Bruner's Infectious Diseases of Domestic Animals, the seminal veterinary text authored by William Arthur Hagan and Dorsey William Bruner, et al.

Graham, Donald papers   5 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-26-3889
Includes correspondence, course material, meeting minutes, and subject files.

Grene, Marjorie papers   444

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6947
Publications, essays and manuscripts on the philosophy of science by Marjorie Grene and other authors. Also includes Grene's correspondence and course material.

Guerlac, Henry papers, 1922-1981   34.3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 14-17-2354
Includes papers pertaining to Guerlac's research and teaching career.

Hagan, William A. papers, 1917-1961   29.7 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-1-482
Correspondence and subject files relating to Hagan's professional career, with reference to the American Veterinary Association, the Society of American Bacteriologists, and other professional organizations.

Hauck, Hazel Marie papers, 1924-1960   2.4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 23-14-730
Includes correspondence with former students and Cornell administrators; her Nigerian diaries and manuscript and typescript notes and statistical reports, and pamphlets concerning nutrition and disease in Thailand, Nigeria, and elsewhere; articles by Hauck concerning her work in those countries and general problems of nutrition; photographs of Thai and Nigerian children, showing the effects of malnutrition; her M.A. and Ph.D. theses ; and notes, syllabi, reading lists, and other material relating to courses she taught at Cornell University.

Hazen Wright, Albert Papers, 1820-1960   32.9 cubic feet; 2 items.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 14-26-1382
Correspondence, field notes, lecture notes, study notes, typescripts of articles, genealogies of the Wright family and of Noah Downs, negatives, slides, photographs, clippings, drawings, census reports, maps, New York publications and printed material, transcripts of oral history interviews with Wright, manuscripts of his scientific books, and other material pertaining to his career as a zoologist, university professor, lecturer, and author. Other subjects include the Cornell Natural History Society, the Zoology Department, and the Gamma Alpha Scientific Society; also, study and research notes pertaining to the Okefenokee Swap, Sullivan's Expedition, lizards, snakes, frogs, and other herpetological subjects and issues.

Hosmer, Ralph Sheldon papers, 1885-1941   27.3 cubic ft.; c. 83 c.f.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 20-1-560
Correspondence, memoranda, manuscripts, and printed matter concerning the Department of Forestry at Cornell, as well as information on Hosmer, 19th century Michigan "lumber kings" and forestry organizations.

Institute for Comparative and Environmental Toxicology records   3 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-50-4038
Includes reports, publications, correspondence and proposals concerning research on Superfunds, the toxicology training program, the Cornell University Program in Comparative and Environmental Toxicology (CUPCET), the outreach/educational branch of ICET, and the corporate associates program.

International Congress of the History of Science records,1959-1964   2.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 14-17-744
Correspondence relating to the planning, financing, and publicity for the Congress held at Ithaca, New York, and Philadelphia in August and September, 1962; also includes lists of participants, copies of abstracts and papers presented with commentaries, periodicals, and mailing lists; also, drafts and final copies of the Congress' bulletins, minutes and memoranda of the planning and local arrangement committees, reports, and other material. Also, tape recordings of the proceedings. Henry Guerlac was the president of the Congress, Richard Shryock chaired the Philadelphia operations.

John James Audubon artwork, 1835-2002.   6.3 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6721
Collection includes loose prints from Audubon books, The birds of America (double elephant folio of 1827-1838 and a subsequent octavo edition) and The viviparous quadrupeds of North America (1846-1854), as well as later reproductions of Audubon prints.

Jumbo the Elephant material, 2001   1 folder

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-15-3205
Copies of articles, newsletters, and web pages regarding Cornell University's connection to Jumbo the Elephant.

Kaercher and Packer family papers   2.5 cubic ft; 4 v.; 2 museum folders.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 347
Correspondence and other papers relating the life of George Kaercher, who was a divinity student at Burr Seminary in Manchester, Vermont and Western Reserve College in Ohio, and later a minister in Ohio. Also includes papers of the Packer family.

Kappler, Gustav Edward papers, 1951-2014   .8 cubic feet

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 7041
Collection of color slides, tape recordings and transcripts describing the vascular surgeon's experiences during the Vietnam War.

Kelley, Francis M. papers, 1910-1969   2.3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6546
Correspondence, class notes, ephemera, and other papers from Kelley's education at Cornell University and his veterinary career in Mount Morris, New York.

Kelly, William Henry papers, ca. 1880-1910.   3 vols.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2542
3 volumes owned by William Henry Kelly. Two are letter impression books of his correspondence with colleagues, clients, business associates and legislators. The other volume is a book of horse remedy recipies compiled by Ransford H. Garlock.

Kilborne, Fred Lucius papers, 1884-1936.   .4 cubic ft.,

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1806
Correspondence, reports, photocopies of photographs, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous printed material relating to various aspects of veterinary medicine. Includes letters from the editors of the RURAL NEW YORKER concerning specific subject matter and rate of compensation for articles on veterinary medicine; letters commenting favorably on Charles Kendall Adams and Robert Henry Thurston; letters describing living conditions and economic opportunities in El Paso, Texas; papers relating to Kilborne's work testing cattle for the New York State Board of Health Tuberculosis Committee and an account of Kilborne's study of Texas cattle fever, 1933-36.

Kirk, Robert W. papers, 1946-2004   0.9 cubic ft

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-02-3372
Correspondence, photographs, video cassettes related to Dr. Robert W. Kirk's career in veterinary medicine.

Knudson, Lewis papers, 1938-1946.   .3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-17-1778
Articles and notes concerning plants as a source of rubber, including guayule and kok-saghyz; papers pertaining to the Ninth Annual Chemurgie Conference. Also, photocopy of bound manuscript containing "A Brief History of the Department of Botany" by Lewis Knudson, October 15, 1938, and menu and guest list from Botany Department dinner, 1938.

LaBastille, Anne papers,1963-2000   8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6420
The Anne LaBastille papers include correspondence, fan mail, children's journals and letters, manuscripts, reviews, scrapbooks documenting publicity and promotion, as well as original artwork and photographs. Her papers clearly document the creative and publishing processes for Jaguar Totem, Woodswoman III, Birds of the Mayas, The Wilderness World of Anne LaBastille, Mama Poc, Beyond Black Bear Lake, and Women and Wilderness. Of particular interest is her extensive collection of letters from fans, which span her entire publishing career and includes letters and journals from children.

Law, James papers, 1884-1914 (bulk 1895-1908).   0.5 cubic ft. (2 document boxes)

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-1-3329
Correspondence relating to James Law's duties as Dean of the New York State Veterinary College.

Leonard, Ellis P. papers, 1951-1991   5.5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-02-2645.
Material relating to Leonard's writings on veterinary medicine and veterinary history as well as photographs, slides, x-rays, and movie films of surgical procedures and of Cornell Veterinary School activities.

Liddell, Howard S. papers, 1920-1967   15 cubic ft., 1 tape recording

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 14-23-1466
Personal and professional papers and materials of Cornell University professor of psychobiology, founder of the Behavior Farm Laboratory.

Mai, W.F. papers, 1955-1993.   .4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-29-3304
Includes correspondence, meeting minutes, bibliographic information, and photographs relating to Dr. Mai's forty-four years in Plant Pathology at Cornell University and his work on the Archives Committee of the Society of Nematologists.

Mann, Albert R. Library exhibition materials, 1994-2007   4.5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 13-18-3601
Division exhibit items, records and related material. The collection contains text, book lists and materials used in exhibits displayed at Mann Library from 1994-2007.

Massachusetts Foot and Mouth Disease Eradication Program photograph album, 1903   1 v.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6597
One photo album documenting the Massachusetts Foot and Mouth Disease Eradication Program of 1903. The creator of the album is unknown.

Matthes, Gerard Hendrik papers,   33.3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3017
Professional papers of Gerard Hendrik Matthes, a hydraulic engineer and member of the U.S. Geological Survey.

McCay, Clive papers,1920-1967.   52.1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-14-1087
Includes notes, reprints, reports, clippings, photographs, and correspondence documenting McCay's research concerning the effects of nutrition on the aging process, dietary habits of naval personnel and the development of nutritionally-sound rations during World War II, canine nutrition, fluoride and its use in water treatment, parabiosis, and the development of a high-protein, low-carbohydrate bread ("Cornell Bread"). Also included are materials from his course on the History of Nutrition; printed reports from a U.S. Army research project on the effects of radiation on food; articles on medicine, nutrition, and animal science; slides used to illustrate lectures on nutrition and parabiosis; and an annotated bibliography of articles pertaining to the History of Nutrition. Also, letters and notes about the naming and designation of the McCay Reading Room in Mann Library.

Media Services records, [ca. 1950-1993]   33.1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-36-2566
Film prints (sole surviving copies of very old films) and film printing materials (for which there is no film print or video copy) including films on topics in agriculture, home economics, and general Cornell topics. Also, audio recordings, slide sets and inventories.

Medical Society of the State of New York records   165 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2695
Includes minutes of meetings and agenda of several councils, in addition to membership records and publications.

Mondy, Nell papers, 1932-2002   21.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 23-14-2663
Annual reports, speeches, photographs, and other papers, particularly pertaining to Mondy's teaching career.

Moore, Veranus A. papers, 1836-1958   33 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-01-119
Correspondence, biographical information, photographs, clippings, and other material pertaining to Moore's life and his career as a bacteriologist, veterinary pathologist, professor and Dean of the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine.

Morey, Nancy Booker papers,1933-1944.   .1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 23-14-1465
Includes pamphlets concerning economics; articles by Morey concerning nutrition and the energy value of diets; and correspondence with J. Lossing Buck, L. A. Maynard, Lydia J. Roberts, Sybil L. Smith, Henry C. Sherman, Hildegard Kneeland, Mary S. Rose, Francis G. Benedict, Helen W. Atwater, Ruth Moore, Thorne M. Carpenter, E. P. Cathcart, F. C. Kelly, Faith M. Williams, Jonnie McCrery, John Leont'Ev, Milicent L. Hathaway, and Helen Canon.

Morrison, F. B. papers, 1900-1962.   2.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-14-1014
Papers of Frank B. Morrison, who was Director of the Cornell Agricultural Experiment Station and the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva, New York in 1927, and in 1928 became Professor of Animal Husbandry and Animal Nutrition at the New York State College of Agriculture at Cornell University.

Morrison, Mary papers   3 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 29-2-4077
Correspondence, publications, reports and subject files realted to Morrison's work as a professor in the Division of Nutritional Sciences (1960-1988) and with the Nutrition Education Program in East Harlem, the University Animal Welfare Committee (UAWC) and faculty retirement issues.

National Association of Science Writers and Council for the Advancement of Science Writing records, 1934-2014   27 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4448
Records of the National Association of Science Writers and the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing include correspondence, membership records, financial records, administrative material, working papers for seminars and workshops, samples of science writing, papers and theses, published reports, and video and audiocassettes. Correspondents include Earl Ubell, William J. Cromie, Pierre Fraley, Philip M. Boffey, Jane Stafford, and Herbert L. Nichols. Organizations mentioned include the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the Ford Foundation.

New York Florists' Club records, 1887-1993.   11 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4532
Minutes, correspondence, financial records, clippings, club notices and newsletters (1909-1987); minutes (1887-1901); photographs of banquets, etc. Subjects include shows, the Fellowship and Scholarship Committee, and other activities pertaining to floriculture.

New York State College of Veterinary Medicine Biomedical Communications Department records, 1973-1996   3.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-14-3352
Photographs, negatives and contact sheets maintained by the Biomedical Communications Department of the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, from 1973 to 1996.

New York State College of Veterinary Medicine College Council records, 1897-1932   0.4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-05-3386
Two bound volumes containing the records of the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine College Council from 1897-1932.

New York State College of Veterinary Medicine Faculty Minutes, 1896-1985   2.0 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-02-1672
Minutes of meetings of the faculty of the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine, 1896-1985.

New York State College of Veterinary Medicine Office of the Dean records, 1932-1950   19.3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-01-120
Correspondence and subject files compiled by the Office of the Dean of the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine during William A. Hagan's tenure as dean.

New York State College of Veterinary Medicine Office of the Dean records, 1959-1974   12 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-1-1646
Includes records of George C. Poppensiek as Dean of the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine.

New York State College of Veterinary Medicine Office of the Dean records, 1960-1997, bulk 1983-1994   5 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-01-3381
Correspondence and subject files compiled by the Office of the Dean of the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine during Robert D. Phemister's tenure as dean.

New York State College of Veterinary Medicine Office of the Dean records, 1964-1986 (bulk 1975-1984)   3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-01-3380
Correspondence and subject files compiled by the Office of the Dean of the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine during Edward C. Melby's tenure as dean.

New York State Veterinary Medical Society records, 1890-1998   3.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2541
Minutes, proceedings and correspondence of the Society from 1890 until 1998.

Nunn, Lucien L. papers [ca.1863-1971]   ca.53 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 37-4-1770
Papers documenting the career of Lucien L. Nunn.

Onondaga County Medical Society records, [ca.1800-1973].   12 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3124
Includes minutes of meetings; constitutions and bylaws; membership records; reports; cash books; expense books; American Medical Association dues; Syracuse Academy of Medicine minutes, roll book, registry, constitution and bylaws, cash books, expense books, membership records, dues books, reports, and correspondence; financial reports; conference papers; correspondence; Workmen's Compensation files; Blue Cross-Blue Shield files; memoranda; printed material; deceased membership file; scripts for television series MEET YOUR DOCTOR; speeches; vouchers and receipts; biographical sketches; wire recordings; photographs; and tape recordings.

Owasco Valley Milk Producers Cooperative records, 1949-1979   .8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4311
Seven notebooks of records from the Owasco Valley Milk Producers Cooperative. Also, "Thirty Years of Cooperation," a talk by Howard S. Tyler on the history of the Cooperative, 1980.

Palmer, Larry papers, 1972-2011.   26.3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 18-2-3249
Includes correspondence, memoranda, professional writings, and lectures concerning Professor Palmer's 27 years at the Cornell Law School, especially his work on the procedure and substance of legal interference in the medical field and issues concerning medical ethics.

Patterson family papers, 1701-1900.   2.8 cubic ft. and 4 v.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 286
Letters and papers, mainly those of Chester Patterson and D. Williams Patterson Tioga County, New York; collection includes deeds, wills, bail bonds, bank notes, court documents, tax due lists and sales notices; also loose accounts and account books, and a bound volume of a doctor's journals. Collection includes a bound volume of mounted manuscripts (chiefly of Massachusetts origin), a copy of the will of James Patterson of Billerica, Massachusetts, and of Joseph Patterson; also, deeds, tax assessments, and newspaper clippings.

Pell, Stuyvesant Morris papers   3.8 cubic ft. and 16 Map case folders

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3459
Includes lab and lecture notes taken by Pell while at Cornell University, sketches and drawings, thesis and monographs.

Perry, Clarence Arthur lantern slides, [ca.1914-1937]   .8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3442
Lantern slides used by Perry to accompany his lectures on city planning. Most depict scenes in and around New York City, and many depict Forest Hills Gardens. There are also slides of plans, charts, and narrative.

Persons and Russ family papers, 1903-2000   3 Boxes

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6435
Diaries, correspondence, and personal and professional files of Anne Julienne Russ, with the diaries and correspondence of some members of her family: her mother Doris Russ, her grandmother Persons, her grandmother Russ, and her great grandmother Lotridge. Doris Russ' diaries include passages about dealing with her cancer, and Anne's papers include personal reflections on the death of her mother. Also, several yearbooks, including: her high school yearbook, the Uptonian (Mount Upton, NY), where she was class president, plus the '54 Uptonian showing her mother, Doris Russ, an English teacher and librarian. The Anne Russ diaries include reflections on many aspects of her life, reading, work, and friends and her delight in her daughter.

Pettingill, Olin Sewall, Jr. Papers   13.4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4047
Professional correspondence; photographic negatives of birds; notes and rsearch materials relating to his book.

Phillips, Elmer S. papers, [ca. 1943-1994]   2.8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-42-3218
Correspondence, lecture notes, publications, photographs, slides, and other papers of a Communications professor. Includes photographs of the 1937 Ithaca flood, aerial views of Cornell (1937) and movie films taken by Phillips, including Cornell University scenes, faculty members, academic activities, sports, campus events and agrciultural activities at Cornell. Includes silent black and white film, silent color film, and sound color film and copies of the American Wine Society Journal and the Tompkins County Hospital newsletter, Hospital Highlights.

Photographs of gun-shot injuries.   2 v.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4718
Photographs of gun-shot injuries.

Price, Benjamin F. Equine veterinary diagnosis and treatment notebook, 1898.   1 v.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
Collection Number: 6593
One bound notebook of veterinary diagnoses and treatments for horses compiled by Benjamin F. Price in 1898.

Professor Smith's Equine Medicine Class Notes, 1882   1 folder

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6575
Bound book of notes from an equine medicine class given by a "Professor Smith" at an unidentified college or veterinary program in 1882.

Provine, William B. papers, 1963-2008   0.2 cubic feet

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4734
Collection consists mainly of research notes, including notes for Provine's books on American geneticist Sewall Wright and on population genetics, and plans for further publications. Also, a diary that Provine kept for a few months in 1963; letters to him from friends and colleagues, including Carl Sagan, Bert Theunissen, and John C. Sanford; an essay by philosopher of science Alex[ander] Rosenberg, "Evolution, Drift and Subjective Probability," with marginal notes and comments by Provine; and notes by evolutionary biologist A.J. Cain, including two drafts of a book review. Also included are ephemera: a program of the lectures to be given to the Biological Society of Cornell University, 1904-1905; a pamphlet issued by the publisher Heritage Club, advertising its edition of the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle; and two anti-evolution pamphlets.

Provine, William B., collection   832 cubic feet

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6776
Journal reprints on evolutionary biology.

Randolph, Lowell Fitz papers, 1936-1979.   4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-17-1876
Manuscripts, correspondence, reports, publications, notes, and other papers concerning corn and iris breeding.

Randolph, Lowell Fitz papers, 1955-1979.   4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-17-1876
Manuscripts, correspondence, reports, publications, notes, and other papers concerning corn and iris breeding.

Recknagel, Arthur Bernard papers, 1948-1961.   .4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1891
Monthly reports, minutes, printed material, and a transcript of an interview with Recknagel concerning his career in forestry education and management.

Rodenhurst, DeWitt Clinton papers, 1880-1946.   .1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 1994
Record of births and deaths of patients (1 v., 1880-1944); scrapbook of newspaper clippings, snapshots and photographs, letters, programs, and other otems (1 v., 1911-1945) of articles appearing in THE NORTH COUNTRY ADVANCE (1944-1945) and contsaining Dr. Rodenhurst's recollections of Philadelphia, New York, around 1880; printed items pertaining to the medical profession.

Root, Richard papers   14.9 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 14-35-4058
Includes correspondence, subject files and research focused on community ecology with special reference to the structure and evolution of insect-plant associations, evolutionary ecology, population dynamics, and dispersal of phytophagous insects and Root's career in the Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology.

Salmon, Daniel E. papers, ca. 1886-2008   0.6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6585
Two scrapbooks on the Nebraska Hog Cholera controversy of the late 19th century, and an unpublished manuscript on susceptibility and immunity.

Salpeter, Miriam papers, 1952-2003   2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-45-3315
Includes correspondence, publications, course material, grant applications and audiocassette tapes related to Salpeter's career in the Dept. of Neurobiology and Behavior.

Sanjur, Diva papers, 1980-2002.   3.1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 29-2-3252
Includes course material, correspondence, publications and proposals, relating to Diva Sanjur's career in the Division of Nutritional Sciences.

Scanlan, Theresa papers, 1938-1977   1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3378
Consists of correspondence, programs, pamphlets, clippings, a photograph of Dr. Scanlan and others, and constitutions and bylaws of the American Medical Women's Association, the Women's Medical Society of New York State, and the Women's Medical Association of New York City, and membership lists for the latter two organizations. Papers primarily concern her active participation in professional organizations, particularly as chairman of the Alice Stone Woolley Memorial Fund Committee and Regional Director (North Atlantic) of the American Medical Women's Association; as chairman of the Scientific Program Committee; as vice president and president of the Women's Medical Society of New York State; and as chairman of the Membership Committee of the Medical Women's International Association. They also document her concern for the equal rights of women in medical education programs and in the armed forces and her support of the Equal Rights Amendment of 1944. Correspondents include Drs. Dorothy Wells Atkinson, Emily Dunning Barringer, Mary A. Jennings, Zoe Allison Johnstone, Elise S. L'Esperance, Julia V. Lichtenstein, Marguerite P. McCarthy-Brough, Madge C.L. McGuinnes, Mary Riggs Noble, Ada Chree Reid, Adelaide Romaine, Elizabeth S. Waugh, Katherine W. Wright, and Alice Stone Woolley; also, John H. Fay, Congressman from New York, and Olive O. Van Horn, Executive Secretary of the National Council of Scientific, Professional, Art and White Collar Organizations.

Scheetz, Virginia deMorat Smith papers, 1941-1968, 1947-1968 (bulk)   3.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-18-1108
Includes notes from classes in ornithology, floriculture, and conservation; Cornell University Laboratory of Ornithology newsletter, printed and promotional material, newspaper clippings, photographs, two tapes of bird calls by Myles North, and correspondence, minutes, and balance sheets of the Advisory Council; notes and correspondence regarding Scheetz' speeches; correspondence, minutes, newsletter, and yearbook of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society; material on the Garden Club of America and the Garden Club Federation of Pennsylvania; and other correspondence, printed material, and miscellaneous papers of Virginia Scheetz.

School of Nutrition records, 1942-1972.   .4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 23-15-2781
Minutes of meetings of the Faculty, lists of graduates, proposals, programs, and other records of the School.

Sennett, George Burritt papers, 1885-1899   .1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3893
Correspondence, primarily to George Burritt Sennett from fellow ornithologists, concerning bird taxonomy and conservation efforts. Major correspondents include William Brewster, Arthur P. Chadbourne, Frank M. Chapman, George Bird Grinnel, H. W. Henshaw, F. W. Langdon, G. H. Ragsdale, Robert Ridgway, who was curator of the Department of Birds, United States National Museum, and J. A. Singley.

Sharp, Lester lantern slide collection, [19--]   .6 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6690
Black and white glass lantern slides of portaits of various botanists from the 1500s-1900s, used by Professor Sharp in his lectures.

Shoals Marine Laboratory records   13 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-48-3866
Includes records, film, video and computer files documenting the history of the laboratory and its programs.

Sigma Delta Epsilon records, 1920-2012   9.2 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3605
Includes correspondence, bulletins, membership lists, reports, minutes, financial records, questionnaires, records of conventions, and histories of Sigma Delta Epsilon and its chapters, newsletters, and related records. Also, tape recordings of Grand Chapter meeting, National Council meeting, and 65th Anniversary speeches, 1986.

Sloan Program in Health Services Administration records, 1983-2010.   5.2 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 23-26-3273
Includes minutes of meetings, correspondence, photographs, and alumni directories concerning the Sloan Program in Health Services Administration.

Smith, Gerrit Miller papers, 1878-1937   4 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3700
Gerrit Smith Miller was a cattle breeder who developed the Holstein-Friesian cattle breeding industry in the United States. He was a member of the New York State Legislature in 1880, and held several other positions as a public official. Collection includes extensive correspondence with his friends and family members.

Spak-Hoy, Margaret papers, 1966-1978   4.1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4051
Draft of thesis; notes; course outline, exams, and lecture notes; and articles, reports, newsletters, magazines, and pamphlets related to medical care, birth control, family planning, and health care. Includes materials from Cornell University Department of University Health Services; American College Health Association; and Tompkins County Health Alliance.

Srb, Adrian M. papers, [ca. 1947-1997]   7.3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
Collection Number: 21-28-3159.
Professional papers of Adrian M. Srb, geneticist and professor of plant breeding at Cornell.

Steward, Frederick C. papers, 1921-1973.   11.1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 53-2-1592
Papers of Frederick C. Campion, a botanist and plant physiologist who held teaching and research positions at the University of Leeds, the University of Rochester, the University of California at Berkeley, and Cornell University, where he was instrumental in the development of the Biological Sciences Division of the New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

Stewart, Edwin Crowell scrapbooks, 1894-1921.   6 v.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2098
Scrapbooks of Edwin Crowell Stewart of Ithaca, New York State assemblyman, 1894-1895, and senator, 1896-1898 and 1901-1904. Contain area newspaper clippings and cartoons, invitations and programs, telegrams, correspondence, and scattered handwritten commentary, pertaining to Stewart's political career with special references to Tompkins County and Ithaca city politics and to the passage of the legislation establishing the New York State Colledge of Forestry, the Veterinary College, and the College of Agriculture at Cornell University; also unmounted newspaper clippings, c. 1904-1921.

Sumner, James B. papers, 1908-1958.   8 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 29-2-671
Correspondence concerning the organization of biochemical research in Brazil, notes for addresses and lectures, drafts and reprints of articles, graphs, photographs, and slides, the Scheele medal (1929), the gold medal and certificate for the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, printed Nobel proceedings, photographs of the ceremony, glass slides made in the course of his research, photographs of fellow scientists, and his chemistry notebook from Harvard. Also, biographical sketches, notes, clippings, and related correspondence used by Professor Leonard A. Maynard in preparation of his memoir of Sumner.

Survey records of the Resource Information Laboratory, New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, 1968.   225 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-24-1825
Data notebooks for New York State Land Use and Natural Resource Inventories.

Swanson, Josephine   1.4 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 23-26-3746
Includes correspondence, publications, and material pertaining to Cornell Cooperative Extension programs Swanson developed providing professional trainings in food resource management, consumer economics and family resource management.

Tompkins County Health Association records, 1915-1968   3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 2921
Includes correspondence, reports, histories of local health associations, newsletters, pamphlets, minutes, notebooks, annual reports, programs, personnel records, photographs, scrapbooks, and newspaper articles.

Tompkins County Health Services Alliance records, 1975-1977   1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3883
Correspondence, memoranda and minutes, reports and surveys of the Tompkins County Health Services Alliance, including material reflecting Cornell University's role in the group.

Turk, Kenneth L. papers, 1951-1985.   14 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-14-2116
Lecture notes, reports, and consultation and advisory papers prepared by Kenneth L. Turk. Includes material pertaining to the Rockefeller Foundation and several food and agricultural organizations, and agricultural programs in England, Asia, Hawaii, Philippines, Brazil, Indonesia, Mexico, India, Guatemala, Columbia, Chile, and the West Indies. Also, "Flashbacks: Selected Travel Experiences of Bernice and Kenneth Turk."

Uhl, Natalie W. papers   7 cubic feet.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 14-28-3883
Files relating to her research, writing, teaching, and other professional activities.

United Hospital Fund of New York records, 1920-1935.   .3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 3003
Includes minutes of meetings, memoranda, correspondence, plans, reports, and financial records of the fund raising organization for New York City hospitals.

United States Department of Agriculture Bureau of Animal Industry field notebook, 1944.   0.1 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
Collection Number: 6594
One bound notebook kept by an unidentified agent for the United States Department of Agriculture's Bureau of Animal Industry while on the road in 1944.

University of the State of New York Bureau of Health and Human Services records,1987-1995   11 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6521
Includes correspondence, reports, publications, curriculum material, newspaper clippings, photographs, and videotapes concerning the Bureau of Health and Human Services and vocational and family life issues, collected by the former Supervisor Sarah E. Hall.

Veterinary Ephemera Collection, 1826-1970   6.0 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6610
Newspaper clippings, pamphlets, posters, broadsides, maps, photographs, and other ephemera relating to Veterinary Medicine.

Veterinary Reprint and Pamphlet Collection, 1865-1950   5.0 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 24-04-3369
Veterinary reprints and pamphlets dating from 1865-1950. Many authored by faculty of the New York state College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University.

Ward , Archibald R. papers, 1910-1914.   5 v.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6596
Two scrapbooks and one photograph album kept by Archibald R. Ward from 1910-1914, documenting his work in the Philippines, primarily relating to cattle diseases such as rinderpest and contagious bovine pleuropneumonia. Also, two laboratory notebooks kept by Ward as a student at Cornell University, one for a course in General Chemistry (1893-1894) and one for a course in Chemistry: Qualitative Analysis (circa 1895).

Whittaker, Robert Harding papers, [ca. 1940-1984]   22 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 4248
Collection includes research data, course notebooks, manuscripts, and letters of Dr. Robert H. Whittaker, an ecologist who taught at Cornell University and elsewhere.

Wilkins, Bruce T. papers   7.3 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 21-18-3240
Includes correspondence, memoranda, plans of work, course material and subject files, concerning Bruce Wilkins' career in the Dept. of Natural Resources (formerly the Dept. of Conservation) including material on fisheries and the Sea Grant Program.

Williams, Walter W. papers, 1916-1987   1.0 cubic ft.

Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Collection Number: 6547
This collection contains correspondence, newsclippings and research notes. Most of the research is related to the study of fertility and sterility.


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