Foster Coffin Papers,1907-1961

Collection Number: 41-2-1211

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Foster Coffin papers, 1907-1961.
Collection Number:
41-2-1211
Creator:
Foster, Coffin 1890-1979.
Quantity:
1 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, financial records, a phonograph record, and a tape recording.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence with other members of the Cornell Class of 1912 concerning class activities, reunions, and the Donald C. Kerr Memorial Endowment; a small quantity of personal correspondence and financial records; and a phonograph record and tape recording of a portrait presentation ceremony.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Foster Coffin (class of 1912) was an Alumni Representative at Cornell University and was Director of Willard Straight Student Union, Cornell University.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence with other members of the Cornell Class of 1912 concerning class activities, reunions, and the Donald C. Kerr Memorial Endowment; a small quantity of personal correspondence and financial records; and a phonograph record and tape recording of a portrait presentation ceremony.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Coffin, Foster, 1890-1979.
Cornell University--Alumni and alumnae.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Foster Coffin papers, #41-2-1211. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1
Cornell 1912 Reunions
1929
Box 1 Folder 2
Cornell 1912 Reunions
1930
Box 1 Folder 3
Cornell 1912 Reunions
1931
Box 1 Folder 4
Cornell 1912 Reunions
1931-1933
Box 1 Folder 5
Cornell 1912 Reunions
1934-1936
Box 1 Folder 6
Cornell 1912 Reunions Miscellaneous
1927-1931
Box 1 Folder 7
Cornell 1912 Charles H. Blair for Alumni Trustee
1934
Box 1 Folder 8
Cornell 1912
Jan.-May 1937
Box 1 Folder 9
Cornell 1912
June-Dec. 1937
Box 1 Folder 10
Cornell 1912 Correspondence
1938-1939
Box 1 Folder 11
Cornell 1912 Miscellaneous
1930-1937
Box 1 Folder 12
Cornell 1912 Miscellaneous
1934-1947
Box 1 Folder 13
Cornell 1912
1926
Box 1 Folder 14
Cornell 1912
1926-1927
Box 1 Folder 15
Cornell 1912
Jan.-Mar. 1927
Box 1 Folder 16
Cornell 1912
Apr.-June 1927
Box 1 Folder 17
Cornell 1912 Tell Berna for Trustee
1941
Box 1 Folder 18
Cornell 1912 Miscellaneous
1937-1951
Box 1 Folder 19
Cornell 1912
1939-1941
Box 1 Folder 20
Cornell 1912
1942-1946
Box 1 Folder 21
Cornell 1912
Jan.-Mar. 1947
Box 1 Folder 22
Cornell 1912
May-Dec. 1947
Box 1 Folder 23
Cornell 1912
1948-1949
Box 1 Folder 24
Cornell 1912
1950-1951
Box 1 Folder 25
Cornell 1912
June-Dec. 1952
Box 1 Folder 26
Cornell 1912
Jan.-May 1952
Box 1 Folder 27
Cornell 1912 Miscellaneous
1947
Box 1 Folder 28
Donald C. Kerr Memorial Endowment, Foster M. Coffin
1956
Box 1 Folder 29
Donald C. Kerr Memorial Endowment, Foster M. Coffin
1957
Box 1 Folder 30
Donald C. Kerr Memorial Endowment Fund
1958
Box 1 Folder 31
Donald C. Kerr Memorial Endowment Fund
1957
Box 1 Folder 32
Donald C. Kerr Memorial Endowment Fund
1957
Box 1 Folder 33
Donald C. Kerr Memorial Endowment Fund - Active
1958-1959
Box 1 Folder 34
Donald C. Kerr Memorial Endowment Fund - Inactive
1956-1957
Box 1 Folder 35
Donald C. Kerr Memorial Endowment Fund - Inactive
1958-1959
Box 1 Folder 36
Bob Tschirky
1961
Box 1 Folder 37
Information re: bequests
1935
Box 1 Folder 38
Reunions, etc.
1935
Box 1 Folder 39
Reunion Information - other schools
Box 1 Folder 40
Reunion Information - other schools
Box 2 Folder 1
Correspondence
1927-1934
Box 2 Folder 2
Correspondence
Mar. 1935
Box 2 Folder 3
Correspondence
Apr.-May 1935
Box 2 Folder 4
Correspondence
May 1935
Box 2 Folder 5
Correspondence
June 1935
Box 2 Folder 6
Correspondence
1935
Box 2 Folder 7
Correspondence
1935
Box 2 Folder 8
Miscellaneous Financial Records
1927-1935
Box 2 Folder 9
1912 Class Photos
1927-1957
Box 2 Folder 10
1912 Reunion Miscellaneous
1926-1927
Box 2 Folder 11
Miscellaneous
1935
Box 2 Folder 12
Personal Carver-Carruth Correspondence
1907
Box 2 Folder 13
World Wars Miscellaneous
1918-1943
Box 2 Folder 14
Personal Correspondence
1934-1935
Box 2 Folder 15
Personal - Insurance Policies
1934-1935
Box 2 Folder 16
Nantucket-Coffin Family Reunion
1959