Kenneth L. Turk Papers,1951-1985.

Collection Number: 21-14-2116

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Kenneth L. Turk papers, 1951-1985.
Collection Number:
21-14-2116
Creator:
Kenneth L. (Kenneth Leroy) Turk, 1908-
Quantity:
14 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Lecture notes, reports, consultation and advisory papers, and a manuscript.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
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."
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Professor of Animal Science.
Cornell University M.S. 1931, Ph.D. 1934

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

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."
SUBJECTS

Names:
Turk, Kenneth L. (Kenneth Leroy), 1908-
Rockefeller Foundation.

Subjects:
Agricultural productivity.
Agriculture--Study and teaching.

Places:
Asia.
Brazil.
Chile.
Colombia.
England.
Guatemala.
Hawaii.
India.
Indonesia.
Mexico.
Philippines.
West Indies.

Form and Genre Terms:
Lecture notes.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Kenneth L. Turk papers, #21-14-2116. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1
Notes for class taught. A.H. 50, Dairy Cattle
1962
Box 1
Series of articles on livestock in Europe of first sabbatical leave
1951
Box 1
Report on Dairy Conference, Thurgarton, England
1951
Box 1
Series of articles on livestock production in Asia
1956
Box 1
Council on Higher Education in the American Republic
Box 1
International program in Agriculture, University of Hawaii
Latin American Science Board, National Academy of Sciences Communications
Box 2
Communications
Box 2
Reports
Box 2
Workshop on scientific and technical cooperation, U.S.-Philippines
Box 3
USAID Brazil Binational Planning Team
1970
Box 3
USAID MUCIA Educational Program in Indonesia
1974
Box 3
Asian Development Bank: Evaluation of Educational Program of Malaysian Agricultural University
1972
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
Box 4
Evaluation of Animal Husbandry Education in Mexico
1967
Box 4
Evaluation of IRI Research Institute's Programs in Brazil
1966
Box 4
Observation of Livestock Production Programs in India
1969
Box 4
Technical Advisory Committee, Nutrition Institute for Central American and Panama, Guatemala
Rockefeller Foundation
Box 6
Correspondence and reports re: Service on Board of Consultants, R.F., Programs in Mexico, Colombia, and Chile
1956-1962
Box 6
Diaries of consulting assignments
Box 6
Review Team for CIAT, Colombia, on Animal Research Program
1968
Box 7
Reports and diaries re: Colombia and Mexico
Box 7
Miscellaneous reports
U.S.-U.S.S.R. Joint Commission on Scientific and Technical Cooperation
1972
Box 8
Communications
Box 8
General Information
Box 8
Reports
Box 8
Inter-American Development Bank Special Committee re: Faculty of Agriculture, University of the West Indies, Trinidad
Box 8
Program - Dedication, Turk Seminar Room
1986
Box 9
Personal materials
Box 9
Correspondence after retirement
Box 10
ADSA
Box 10
Instruction
Box 10
Prov. registration
Box 10
Savage
Box 10
Morrison
Box 10
Mrs. Morrison
Box 10
Miscellany
Correspondence
Box 11
Administration - Roberts Hall
Box 11
Foreign countries
Box 11
Los Banos - Philippines
Box 11
Rockefeller Foundation
Box 11
Breed Assns.
Box 11
G.L.F.
Box 11
Misc. departmental
Box 12
Livestock Advisory Council
Box 12
McDonald Farms
Box 13
Regional Res. Projects
Box 13
Int. Agr. Dev.
Box 13
Res. contracts
Consultancies
Box 14
Ford Foundation - Sudan Project I, Organization and Administration of Agricultural Research
1976
Box 14
Ford Foundation - Sudan Project II, International Workshop on Agricultural Research and Development
1976
Box 14
AID/IADS, Agricultural Research Capabilities in the Sudan
1977
Box 14
Evaluation of AID/World Bank Western Sudan Agricultural Research Project
1982
Box 14
AID/IADS Report on Agricultural Research and Extension
1983
Box 14
Evaluation of graduate training program, CATIE, Costa Rica (AID project)
1985
Box 14
Asian Development Bank