Cornell University Office Of Controller records,1911-1982

Collection Number: 7-1-1883

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Cornell University Office of Controller records, 1911-1982.
Collection Number:
7-1-1883
Creator:
Cornell University. Office of Controller.
Quantity:
6.4 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Bonds, contracts, correspondence, blueprints, vouchers, meeting minutes.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Budget figures, reports, payroll vouchers, and other records of the Controller of Cornell University.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Includes bid bonds from various building companies for heating, ventilation, and electrical wiring, bonds to accompany proposals for building work, contract bonds, contracts for University buildings, specifications for labor and materials required for construction, articles of agreement between the University and construction companies or private individuals for construction work or materials, certification of dollars paid out or rebated by architectural firms or construction companies. Also contains a blueprint of Olin Hall, correspondence (with several letters pertaining to the building of Willard Straight Hall and signed by Dorothy Whitney Straight and the Comptroller of the University Charles D. Bostwick, 1924), meeting notes for the Cornell Plantations Committee Meeting (1947-1970), pictures (several of Clara Dickson Hall), and state leases held by the Treasurer's Office. Also budget figures, reports, payroll vouchers, and other records of the Controller of Cornell University.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Cornell University. Office of Controller.
Cornell University--Accounting.
Cornell University--Finance.

Subjects:
Universities and colleges--Finance.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Access Restrictions:
Box 7: restricted to permission of office of origin.
Cite As:
Cornell University Office of Controller records, #7-1-1883. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1-3
Accelerator Building
1947-1948
Box 1 Folder 4-12
Administration Building Contracts
1945-1947
Box 1 Folder 13
Agricultural Advising and Research, Inc.
1944
Box 1 Folder 14
Agricultural Advisory Council Index
1941-1944
Box 1 Folder 15
Agricultural Experiment Station
1924-1925
Box 1 Folder 16
Agriculture, College of Albert L. Brockway
1920
Box 1 Folder 17-18
Agriculture, Economic Building
1931-1934
Box 1 Folder 19-22
Agronomy Building
1913
Box 1 Folder 23-28
Animal Husbandry Building
1912-1914
Box 1 Folder 29-31
Architectural Advisory Council
1941-1947
Box 1 Folder 32-35
Balch Hall
1927-1930
Box 1 Folder 36
Boarding Department
1939-1940
Box 1 Folder 37-39
Boldt Hall
1921-1924
Box 1 Folder 40-42
Cattle Barn
1917-1918
Box 1 Folder 43
Central Ave. Bridge
1935
Box 1 Folder 44-49
Central Heating Plant -1-
1914-1930
Box 2 Folder 1-5
Central Heating Plant -2-
1912-1925
Box 2 Folder 6-12
Chemical Laboratory
1915-1927
Box 2 Folder 13
Cornell Plantations Committee Meeting
1947-1950
Box 2 Folder 14-18
Dairy Industry Building
1921-1924
Box 2 Folder 19-23
Dickson, Clara Hall - Contracts
1945-1947
Box 2 Folder 24
Diesel Engine Lab
1942
Box 2 Folder 25
Diner and Garage - State St.
1941
Box 2 Folder 26-32
Drill Hall
1914-1915,1924
Box 2 Folder 33-34
Faculty Apartments
1925-1926
Box 2 Folder 35-39
Forestry Building
1912-1917
Box 2 Folder 40
Golf Course
1939
Box 2 Folder 41-47
Greenhouses -1-
1915-1916,1926-1927
Box 3 Folder 1-8
Greenhouses -2-
1915,1926-1927,1930
Box 3 Folder 9-12
Greenhouses -3-
1925-1927
Box 3 Folder 13-23
Home Economics Building
1911-1915,1931-1934,1939
Box 3 Folder 24
Horse Barn (old) Durolithic Co.
1911
Box 3 Folder 25
Hydraulic Laboratory
1939
Box 3 Folder 26-30
Insectary
1922
Box 3 Folder 31
Laundry Building
1929-1930
Box 3 Folder 32
Mennen Hall
1931-1932
Box 3 Folder 33-37
Newberry, J.J. Co.
1936
Box 3 Folder 38-46
Nuclear Studies Laboratory
1947-1948
Box 3 Folder 47-53
Nutrition Building
1946-1948
Box 4 Folder 1
Observatory
1915
Box 4 Folder 2-3
Olin Hall
1941-1944
Box 4 Folder 4
Packing and Cold Storage Plant - Fred T. Ley and Co., Inc.
1922
Box 4 Folder 5
Piggery - G.M. Van Alstine
1917
Box 4 Folder 6-11
Plant Industry Building
1914-1931
Box 4 Folder 12-18
Poultry Husbandry Building
1911-1914
Box 4 Folder 19-21
Residential Halls A and D
1914-1916
Box 4 Folder 22-24
Residential Halls B and C
1915-1916
Box 4 Folder 25
Risley Hall
1934
Box 4 Folder 26
Rural Engineering
1924
Box 4 Folder 27-28
Schoelkopf Stadium
1922-1923
Box 4 Folder 29
Sheep Barn - W.D. McElwee
1916
Box 4 Folder 30-39
Sigma Phi and Psi Upsilon
1929-1935
Box 4 Folder 40
Steam Electric Plant
1940
Box 4 Folder 41-45
Stock-Judging Pavillion
1913-1917
Box 5 Folder 1-9
Taylor, Myron Hall - Jackson, Robertson and Adams - Otis Elevator Co.
1927-1938
Box 5 Folder 10
Tennis Courts
1939
Box 5 Folder 11
Texas Co. State St. - Herbert H. Muzzy
1938-1939
Box 5 Folder 12
Tool Barn - R.D. Greene and Son
1915
Box 5 Folder 13-26
Treasurer's Office - State Leases
1921-1944
Box 5 Folder 27
Veteran's Administration Building
1946-1951
Box 5 Folder 28
Vetinary Farm - Supt. House - W.D. McElwee
1916
Box 5 Folder 29-33
Vetinary Hospital
1911-1938
Box 5 Folder 34-37
Veterinary Hospital -1-
1922-1936
Box 5 Folder 38-39
Veterinary Hospital -2-
1936
Box 5 Folder 40-41
War Memorial Group
1927-1931
Box 5 Folder 42-43
Water Supply - Whitman, Requardt, and Smith
1927
Box 6 Folder 1-2
Willard Straight
1923-1938
Box 7
Completed Projects: Weiss Reports; Ratner Committee, Report/Response (1970-1971, 1973-1974); Cost Comparison (1970-1971, 1973-1974)); Spreadsheets; Bierman; Coopers and Lybrand, Manpower Utilization Study; Dorm Authority, Prior issue; Improved Financial Management System -(Summer 1973); Ratner Committee, Supporting Data; UNR Exp - FY 1971-1974; Credit Controls; Wage/Price Guidelines; Calculation of Pay;Correspondence; Calcuation of price compliance; Second-year Price Standards: A Compendium (1980); Pay and Price Standards: A Compendium (1979); Evaluation of the Pay and Price Standards Program (1981); Task Forces - Correspondence
Box 8
Interinstitutional Salary Survey for the Academic Year (2 vols.)
1968-1969