Student Agencies Records, 1901-1990.

Collection Number: 37-7-655

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Student Agencies records, 1901-1990.
Collection Number:
37-7-655
Creator:
Student Agencies, Inc. (Ithaca, N.Y.)
Quantity:
10.6 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Photographs, financial records, board minutes, training manuals, employee profiles, old advertisements, a scrapbook, correspondence, newsclippings, and other records.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Photographs, financial records, board minutes, training manuals, employee profiles, old advertisements, and other records of Student Agencies, Inc., Student Agencies Properties, Inc., and Student Agencies Foundation. Also, scrapbook of papers relating mainly to the laundry agency, as well as other documents.
Language:
Collection material in English


ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

Student Agencies were student owned and operated businesses which provided part-time employment for Cornell University students. Included were a laundry agency, established in 1896, a room agency, and a periodical agency

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Photographs, financial records, board minutes, training manuals, employee profiles, old advertisements, and other records of Student Agencies, Inc., Student Agencies Properties, Inc., and Student Agencies Foundation. Also, scrapbook of papers, compiled mainly by Donald Ellis Huntington, relating mainly to the laundry agency, but also to the room and periodical agencies; included are correspondence, financial records, rental agreements and other legal documents, information regarding operations, policy, and student competition for position, and newspaper clippings. Also, broadsides and publications, 1988-1990, including Entrepreneurfest, March 1990. Includes one volume of articles of confederation and directors' meetings minutes, 1908-1917.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Student Agencies, inc. (Ithaca, N.Y.)
Huntington, Donald Ellis.
Cornell University--Students.
Student Agencies Foundation (Ithaca, N.Y.)
Student Agencies Properties, inc. (Ithaca, N.Y.)

Places:
Ithaca (N.Y.)--Commerce.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Student Agencies records, 1901-1990. #37-7-655. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Box 1
Scrapbook, ca. 1901-1920
Box 2
Old Pictures of Student Agencies, Inc., and Misc.
Box 3
1967-1971 : financial statements, board minutes, and misc.
Box 4
1957-1965 : financial statements, board minutes, and misc.
Box 5
1971-1975 : financial statements, board minutes, and misc.
Box 6
1910-1941 : financial statements, board minutes, training manuals and misc.
Box 7
Statement of purpose, employee profiles, minutes of Student Agencies, Inc., Student Agencies Properties, Inc., and Student Agencies Foundation
Box 8
1976-1979 : financial statements, board minutes, and misc.
Box 9
1943-1954 : financial statements, board minutes, and misc.
Box 10
Laundry service ledgers, accounting records, financial statements
Box 11
Corporate budgets and old advertisements
Box 12
Broadsides and publications
Box 13
Volume, articles, minutes