Guide to the Office of the Director of Research and of the Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station Records,
1935-1964.

Collection Number: 21-12-829

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library

Contact Information:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
2B Carl A. Kroch Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
(607) 255-3530
Fax: (607) 255-9524
rareref@cornell.edu
http://rmc.library.cornell.edu
Compiled by:
Guy Smith
Date completed:
2006
EAD encoding:
Anne Eller, July 2007

© 2007 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Office of the Director of Research and of the Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station records, 1935-1964.
Collection Number:
21-12-829
Creator:
New York State College of Agriculture.Office of the Director of Research and of the Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station
Quantity:
5 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Reports, Research Materials, Publications, Correspondence.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Subject files, correspondence, and other papers of the office.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Subject files, correspondence, and other papers of the office.

SUBJECTS

Names:
New York State College of Agriculture.
Cornell University--Administration.

Subjects:
Agricultural experiment stations--New York (State)
Agriculture--Research--New York (State)


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Office of the Director of Research and of the Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station records, #21-12-829. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Date
Description
Container
Series I: Subject Files, Research Programs, Federal Programs
1961
Proposed Budget For INcrease in FY 1961
Box 1 Folder 1
1959
Committee of Three
Box 1 Folder 2
1955-1956
Committee of Nine
Box 1 Folder 3
1957-1959
Minutes of the Committee of Nine
Box 1 Folder 4
1958
Corn Improvement Conference
Box 1 Folder 5
1959
Minutes, Interregional and National Coordinating Committees
Box 1 Folder 6
1956-1959
General-Regional Research
Box 1 Folder 7
1957-1958
USDA Publications
Box 1 Folder 8
1957
Utilization-American Farm Bureau Project
Box 1 Folder 9
1958-1959
Proposed Regional Communications Project
Box 1 Folder 10
1958
Proposed Forage Disease Project
Box 1 Folder 11
1955
Pennsylvania State University-Dept. of Agricultural Education
Box 1 Folder 12
1956-1957
Cornell University Evaluation Study
Box 1 Folder 13
1951-1958
Middle Atlantic States Report
Box 1 Folder 14
November 6-8, 1955
"An Evaluation of the Aims and Affairs of Pennsylvania State University"
Box 1 Folder 15
1955
Pennsylvania State University-Report to the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Box 1 Folder 16
October 14-15, 1957
New York State Temporary Commission on Agriculture
Box 1 Folder 17
1957-1958
New York State Temporary Commission on Agriculture
Box 1 Folder 18
1957-1958
Report to USDA-Examples of Research Results
Box 1 Folder 19
1957-1959
Support of Research
Box 1 Folder 20
1957-1958
New Projects
Box 1 Folder 21
1957-1960
Requests for Increased Funds from Departments
Box 1 Folder 22
1957-1958
RRF Lapses in Funds
Box 1 Folder 23
1956-1960
Proposed Regional Projects
Box 1 Folder 24
1956-1958
Regional Research Policy at Cornell
Box 1 Folder 25
1957
Research Advisory Committees
Box 1 Folder 26
n.d.
Adams Numbers
Box 1 Folder 27
1940-1957
Research Data
Box 1 Folder 28
1936-37 to 1955-56
Bankhead-Jones Research Project Numbers
Box 1 Folder 29
1941-1945
Bank-head Requests
Box 1 Folder 30
1936-37 to 1955-56
Purnell Research Project Numbers
Box 1 Folder 31
1946-1947
Federal Assignments and Reserves in Director's Office
Box 1 Folder 32
1947-1948
Federal Assignments and Reserves in Director's Office
Box 1 Folder 33
1946-1947
Federal Research Program
Box 1 Folder 34
1947-1948
Federal Research Program
Box 1 Folder 35
1948-1949
Federal Research Program
Box 1 Folder 36
1947-1948
Research and Marketing Fund-Flanagan-Hope Research Program
Box 1 Folder 37
1947-1948
Research and Marketing Project Numbers
Box 1 Folder 38
1949-1950
Research and Marketing-Title II Projects
Box 1 Folder 39
1947-1948
Research and Marketing Assignments and Reserves in Director's Office
Box 1 Folder 40
1948-1949
Federal Assignments and Reserves in Director's Office (Including Research and Marketing Assignments)
Box 1 Folder 42
1949-1950
Federal Assignments and Reserves in Director's Office (Including Research and Marketing Assignments)
Box 1 Folder 43
1951-1952
Federal Assignments and Reserves in Director Guterman's Office (Including Research and Marketing Assignments)
Box 1 Folder 44
1952-1953
Federal Assignments and Reserves in Director Guterman's Office (Including Research and Marketing Assignments)
Box 1 Folder 45
1953-1954
Federal Assignments and Reserves in Director Guterman's Office (Including Research and Marketing Assignments)
Box 1 Folder 46
1948-1949
Research and Marketing
Box 1 Folder 47
1949-1950
Research and Marketing Program
Box 1 Folder 48
1950-1951
Research and Marketing Program
Box 1 Folder 49
1951-1952
Research and Marketing Program
Box 1 Folder 50
1949-1950
Federal Research Program-Hatch, Adams, Purnell, Bankhead-Jones
Box 1 Folder 51
1950-1951
Federal Research Program-Hatch, Adams, Purnell, Bankhead-Jones
Box 1 Folder 52
1951-1952
Federal Research Program-Hatch, Adams, Purnell, Bankhead-Jones
Box 1 Folder 53
Examples of Research for Use by Dean Myer; Also Summary of NIH & NSF Support
Box 1 Folder 54
1935-1958
Mimeographed Reports on Research Projects in Agriculture
Box 1 Folder 55
1952-1953
Agriculture Aviation Conference-Questionnaire
Box 1 Folder 56
1951
Aircraft Dusters Conference, Notes
Box 1 Folder 57
1952-1953
Research and Marketing Program
Box 2 Folder 1
1953-1954
Research and Marketing Program
Box 2 Folder 2
1954-1955
Research and Marketing Program
Box 2 Folder 3
1952-1953
Federal Research Program-Hatch, Adams, Purnell, Bankhead-Jones
Box 2 Folder 4
1953-1954
Federal Research Program-Hatch, Adams, Purnell, Bankhead-Jones
Box 2 Folder 5
1954-1955
Federal Research Program-Hatch, Adams, Purnell, Bankhead-Jones
Box 2 Folder 6
1954-1955
Federal Assignments and Reserves in Director Guterman's Office,Including Research and Marketing Assignments
Box 2 Folder 7
1949-1955
Pennsylvania State University Evaluating Team
Box 2 Folder 8
1957-1958
Requests for Information on Outstanding Research
Box 2 Folder 9
Series II: Projects, Department Head Meeting Minutes, Committee Meeting Minutes
July 1, 1961-June 30, 1962
Director's Hatch Reserve
Box 2 Folder 10
1960
Department Head Meetings
Box 2 Folder 11
February 2, 1960
Deparment Heads Dinner Meeting (Sun Room, Statler Hall)
Box 2 Folder 12
April 11, 1960
Department Heads Dinner Meeting (Elmhirst Room, Willard Straight Hall)
Box 2 Folder 13
September 19, 1960
Department Heads Dinner Meeting (Elmhirst Room, Willard Straight Hall)
Box 2 Folder 14
February 6, 1961
Department Heads Dinner Meeting (Elmhirst Room, Willard Straight Hall)
Box 2 Folder 15
May 9, 1961
Department Heads Dinner Meeting (Elmhirst Room, Willard Straight Hall)
Box 2 Folder 16
October 23, 1961
Department Heads Dinner Meeting (Elmhirst Room, Willard Straight Hall)
Box 2 Folder 17
May 9, 1957
Faculty Research Grants Committee-Dr. Palm Asked to serve on Committee in Letter of May 9, 1957 from Dean John W. McConnell of the Graduate School
Box 2 Folder 18
1960-1962
Faculty Research Grants Committee
Box 2 Folder 19
1960-1962
AG Faculty-Ad Hoc Committee-Meeting Minutes
Box 2 Folder 20
1959-1962
University Faculty-Meeting Minutes
Box 2 Folder 21
1947-1960
College Seed Committee-Meeting Minutes
Box 2 Folder 22
1951-1962
College Seed Committee-Meeting Minutes
Box 2 Folder 23
1958-1959
College Seed Committee-Meeting Minutes
Box 2 Folder 24
1956-1958
Irrigation Committee
Box 2 Folder 25
1959
Irrigation Committee
Box 2 Folder 26
1960-1961
Irrigation Committee
Box 2 Folder 27
1958-1959
Irrigation Sub-Committee
Box 2 Folder 28
1960-1962
Publications Committee-College of Agriculture
Box 2 Folder 29
1960
Publications Committee-Proceedings of Annual Meeting
Box 2 Folder 30
1960-1962
New York Agricultural and Conservation Council
Box 2 Folder 31
1961
New York Agricultural and Conservation Council
Box 2 Folder 32
1961-1962
New York Agricultural and Conservation Council
Box 2 Folder 33
1957-1958
Administration
Box 2 Folder 34
October 14-15, 1957
New York State Temporary Commission of Agriculture
Box 2 Folder 35
1956-1957
Agricultural Institutes
Box 2 Folder 36
1959
Agricultural Research Institute
Box 2 Folder 37
1955-1958
Agrisearch Newsletter
Box 3 Folder 1
1954-1959
Annual Call Letters
Box 3 Folder 2
n.d.
J.M. McDonald Farm
Box 3 Folder 3
January 3, 1957
Council for the New York State Veterinary College, Minutes of the Meeting
Box 3 Folder 4
1957
Motion Picture Committee
Box 3 Folder 5
1959
National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council
Box 3 Folder 6
1958
New York State Agricultural Society
Box 3 Folder 7
1958
Northeast Farm Management Research Committee
Box 3 Folder 8
n.d.
Photo Clippings
Box 3 Folder 9
1957
Plant Patents
Box 3 Folder 10
1955-1956
Programs, Pamphlets, etc.
Box 3 Folder 11
1957
Publications
Box 3 Folder 12
n.d.
Research and Extension Program for Western New York-St. Lawrence Substation
Box 3 Folder 13
1958
Articles and Speeches-R.L. Plaisted
Box 3 Folder 14
n.d.
Biochemistry and Nutrition
Box 3 Folder 15
1957
Bulletin Requests, etc.
Box 3 Folder 16
1957
Catalogue of USDA Forms
Box 3 Folder 17
1958
Dean's Report to the President
Box 3 Folder 18
1956-1959
Department Heads-Correspondence
Box 3 Folder 19
April-June 1956
Expenditure of Funds by Month and Departments
Box 3 Folder 20
1957
Departmental Plots-Field-Correspondence
Box 3 Folder 21
1957
Office of Foreign Visitors
Box 3 Folder 22
1957
Time Distribution of Professional Workers-Survey of Official Activities and Reseach Activities
Box 3 Folder 23
December 20, 1957
USDA Council Meeting
Box 3 Folder 24
1956-1959
USDA Council-NY-US;Agriculture Council-Meeting Minutes
Box 3 Folder 25
1958
NY-US-USDA Meeting Reports
Box 3 Folder 26
1959
Grant Research Reviews
Box 3 Folder 27
March 14th, 1957
Honey Unit Methods
Box 3 Folder 28
March 14, 1957
Committee on Liberty Hyde Bailey Centennial Celebration
Box 3 Folder 29
1954
NSF Form #874-Scientific Activities in State Agricultural Experiment Stations
Box 3 Folder 30
1950
Summary Report-Hay Research
Box 3 Folder 31
1958
W.I. Meyers - E. Stuart Hubbard - Correspondence
Box 3 Folder 32
1958
Summary Report of the Directors Conference of Research Museums of Natural History
Box 3 Folder 33
1958-1959
New York Nursery Notes-1958-1959; 1959 Convention of Eastern Nurserymen-Program and Directory
Box 3 Folder 34
1958-1959
New York State Soil Conservation Committee-Meeting Minutes
Box 3 Folder 35
1958
Northeastern Directors-Fall Meeting, Washington, DC
Box 3 Folder 36
1958
Northeastern Experimental Stations-Directors' Meeting-Minutes
Box 3 Folder 37
1958
Northeastern Directors-Spring Meeting
Box 3 Folder 38
Spring 1959
Northeastern Experiment Station Directors' Meeting, Notes and Correspondence
Box 3 Folder 39
1961-1962
Northeastern Agricultural Experiment Stations, Meeting Mintutes and Correspondence
Box 3 Folder 40
1961-1962
Northeastern Agricultural Experiment Stations, Meeting minutes and Correspondence
Box 3 Folder 41
March 8-9, 1962
NE Directors Spring Meeting at Wilmington, Delaware
Box 3 Folder 42
August 2, 1957
Soil and Water Conservation Inventory
Box 3 Folder 43
November 17, 1958
Soil and Water Conservation Reseach Facility Needs
Box 3 Folder 44
1958
State Experiment Stations Division
Box 3 Folder 45
1952-1959
New York State Agricultural Society-Conferences and Annual Meetings
Box 3 Folder 46
1959-1961
Material for Editing=Proposed Budget- New York State College of Agriculture
Box 3 Folder 47
November 6-9, 1955
Pennsylvania State University Evaluation
Box 3 Folder 48
June 30, 1958
Non-Federal Fund Expenditures for Research Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 1958
Box 3 Folder 49
1956-1957
Requests for Additional Hatch Funds for Fiscal Year 1956-1957
Box 3 Folder 50
1958
Areas of Research Needing Support in Connection with Budget Requests for 1960 (Legislative Committee Request)
Box 3 Folder 51
1957
Budget Figures and Finances-Report to SESD for Budget Requests for 1959
Box 3 Folder 52
1948-1951
Advisory Committee on the Research and Marketing Act
Box 3 Folder 53
July 14-17, 1958
Summer Meeting-NE Directors at Kingston, Rhode Island
Box 3 Folder 54
March 10-11, 1958
Spring Meeting-NE Directors
Box 3 Folder 55
1958
Northeastern Directors-Meeting Minutes
Box 3 Folder 56
1958
Soil Survey Resolution
Box 3 Folder 57
1956
ESCOP Legislative Committee-Heads of Departments-Letters on Increased Hatch Amended Funds for Federal Fiscal Year 1956
Box 3 Folder 58
1956
Special Report to the State University
Box 3 Folder 59
1956-1957
National Canners Association
Box 3 Folder 60
1955-1956
Proposed Inter-Regional Research Project in Agricultural Price Policy
Box 3 Folder 61
1956
Regional and Inter-Regional Projects
Box 3 Folder 62
Series III: Correspondence, 1946-1964
1961-1963
Office of the Dean-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 1
December, 1962
Agricultural Situation and Outlook
Box 4 Folder 2
1961-1962
Agricultural Economics-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 3
1961-1962
Agricultural Economics-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 4
1961-1962
Agricultural Engineering-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 5
1954-1955
Agricultural Engineering Advisory Committee-Meeting Minutes
Box 4 Folder 6
1961-1962
Agronomy-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 7
1961-1962
Agronomy-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 8
1961
Annual GLF-Agronomy Research Report
Box 4 Folder 9
May 1, 1962
Livestock Advisory Council-Meeting Minutes
Box 4 Folder 10
1960-1961
Animal Husbandry-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 11
1961-1962
Animal Husbandry-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 12
May, 1962
Animal Husbandry-GLF Review
Box 4 Folder 13
1961-1962
Bailey Hortorium-"Baileygram"-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 14
1961-1962
Biochemistry-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 15
1961-1962
Business Office-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 16
1961-1962
Botony-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 17
1961-1962
Conservation-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 18
1961-1962
Dairy and Food Science-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 19
1961-1962
Entomology and Limnology-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 20
1961-1962
Extension-Office of Director and Associate Director-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 21
1961-1962
Extension-State Leaders Office=Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 22
1961-1962
Extension-Teaching and Information-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 23
1961-1962
Extension-Miscellaneous-Correspondence, Reports, Plans of Work
Box 4 Folder 24
1961-1962
Farm Services-"Farm Experience of Men Students at the Time of Entrance to the New York State College of Agriculture-Cornell University"-October 4, 1961
Box 4 Folder 25
1961-1962
Floriculture and Ornamental Horticulture-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 26
1958, 1959
GLF Plant Breeding Research Grants-1958 Report; Conference-April 9, 1959
Box 4 Folder 27
1960, 1961
GLF Plant Breeding Research Grants-1960 Report; Conference-April 11, 1961
Box 4 Folder 28
1956-1957
GLF Plant Breeding Research Conference-Hybrid Corn Field Trials
Box 4 Folder 29
1958
GLF Forage Program
Box 4 Folder 30
1961-1962
Plant Breeding-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 31
1961-1962
Home Economics-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 32
1961
Home Economics-Correspondence; Faculty Meeting Minutes
Box 5 Folder 33
1961-1962
Plant Pathology-Correspondence
Box 4 Folder 34
1961-1962
Pomology-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 1
1961-1962
Poultry Husbandry-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 2
1961-1962
Resident Instruction-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 3
1961-1962
Rural Education-Correspondence; Reports
Box 5 Folder 4
1961-1962
Rural Sociology-Correspondence; Bulletins
Box 5 Folder 5
1961-1962
Vegetable Crops-Correspondence; Budgets; etc.
Box 5 Folder 6
1961-1962
Land for Vegetable Crops Research-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 7
1961-1962
Veterinary College-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 8
1961-1962
A-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 9
1961-1962
Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 10
1961-1962
Agricultural Experiment Station, Geneva, New York-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 11
December 20, 1961
American Cynamid Company Dinner Meeting-Correspondence, Brochures
Box 5 Folder 12
1961-1962
B-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 13
1961-1962
C-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 14
1961-1962
D-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 15
n.d.
Driver, P.N.-Biographical Sketch
Box 5 Folder 16
1961-1962
E-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 17
1961-1962
F-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 18
1959-1961
Fruit Virus Indexing (Plant Pathology-Ithaca and Geneva)-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 19
1951-1959
Fulbright Award and Fellowships-Letters Written on Cornell Staff Members)
Box 5 Folder 20
1961-1962
G-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 21
1961-1962
GLF-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 22
1958
Gruman Aircraft Engineering Corporation-Joe Lippert-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 23
1961-1962
H-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 24
1951-1961
Hotels-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 25
1961-1962
I-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 26
1961-1962
J-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 27
1957-1959
Johnson, Allen-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 28
1961-1962
K-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 29
1961-1962
L-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 30
1962
Lemon, Edgar R.-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 31
1962
Lowe, John-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 32
1961-1962
M-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 33
1960
Meterology Lecture-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 34
1961-1962
N-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 35
1961-1962
National Science Foundation-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 36
1962-1964
National Science Foundation Proposal, Summer Program-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 37
1961-1962
News Releases-From NYS College of Agriculture
Box 5 Folder 38
1960-1961
NE Small Grains Survey-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 39
1961-1962
P-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 40
1946-1948
Patent Policy-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 41
1948-1958
Patent Policy-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 42
1961
Physiology, Field of-Memorandum and Meeting Minutes
Box 5 Folder 43
1961-1962
Vice President's Office and Coordinator of Research-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 44
1957-1958
Questionnaires-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 45
1961-1962
R-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 46
1961
Rovetch, Warren-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 47
1961-1962
S-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 48
1961-1962
SESD-Federal Research Program
Box 5 Folder 49
SESD-Experiment Station Letters #605-#654 (Pink Sheets)
Box 5 Folder 50
1961-1962
T-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 51
1961-1962
Teaching Machines-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 52
1961-1962
U-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 53
1961-1962
USDA-Miscellaneous Departments and Divisions
Box 5 Folder 54
1961-1962
USDA-Miscellaneous Departments and Divisions
Box 5 Folder 55
1961-1962
USDA-State Experiment Station Division-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 56
1961-1962
V-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 57
1961-1962
Vice President's Office and Coordniator of Research-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 58
1961-1962
W-Correspondence
Box 5 Folder 59