Agricultural Economics And Farm Management Survey And Course Records,1906-1950.

Collection Number: 21-10-2261

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Agricultural economics and farm management survey and course records, 1906-1950.
Collection Number:
21-10-2261
Creator:
New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Department of Agricultural Economics.
Quantity:
358 reels negative microfilm, 358 reels positive microfilm; c. 40.6 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Surveys, microfilm, financial records, and course material.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Survey records of various New York State counties. Additional cost account records for New York State farms(on microfilm); individual farm summaries and inventories; and procedures manuals and teaching materials on cost accounting.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Survey records include Livingston County survey, 1918, 1928, 1938; NYS milk retailing survey, 1983; milk producer-distribution survey records, 1938; marginal farm land survey records, Chenango County, 1925 and Chautauqua County, 1925; pasture surveys, Cortland, Delaware, St. Lawrence, Orange, Steuben, Tioga, Erie, Seneca, and Lewis Counties, 1935; market pea production survey, Madison/Erie Counties, 1925; Ithaca dealer survey, 1940; farm account records, Seneca County, 1931-1933; milk dealer survey records, New York City, 1933; cabbage survey records, Onondaga County, 1938-1939 and 1940; and labor income survey records, Wayne County, 1940. Participating individuals included George W. Warren, Earl Mulford Hughes, K.C. Livermore, G.P. Scofield, E.C. Young, and Stanley W. Warren. Additional cost account records for New York State farms, 1914-1983 (on microfilm, 1936-1983); individual farm summaries and inventories; and procedures manuals and teaching materials on cost accounting.
Also, cost account tabulations, 1979-1983 (5 v.); list of cost accounts, 1913-1983 (3 v.); Carl Ladd's 1913 record book (1 v.); volume relating to extension work in Livingston County by S.W. Warren, 1929-1931; Paul Williamson, cost account analyses and instruction, 1925-1938 (4 v.); binder listing cost account cooperators, 1913-1983; binder of enterprise cost account tabulations; and binder of labor income tabulations.
Includes course material, exams, and lecture notes for various courses in the Dept. of Agricultural Economics, including Farm Management, Marketing, and Economics and Business History.
SUBJECTS

Names:
New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
Hughes, Earl Mulford, 1907-
Livermore, K. C. (Kenneth Carter), 1886-
Scofield, G. P. (Gad Parker).
Warren, George F. (George Frederick), 1874-1938.
Warren, S. W. (Stanley Whitson), 1907-
Young, E. C.
Cornell University -- Curricula.
Cornell University
New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences -- Curricula.
New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Subjects:
Agriculture -- Economic aspects.
Farm management.
Agricultural economics -- Study and teaching.
Land use -- Economic aspects.
Milk trade.
Milk yield.
Vegetables -- Marketing.
Cabbage -- Marketing.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Chenango County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Chautauqua County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Cortland County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Delaware County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Erie County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Lewis County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Livingston County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Madison County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Orange County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Seneca County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- St. Lawrence County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Tioga County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Wayne County.
Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Ithaca.
Land economics.
Agriculture
Education -- Curricula

Places:
New York (State) -- Chautauqua County
New York (State) -- Chenango County
New York (State) -- Cortland County
New York (State) -- Delaware County
New York (State) -- Erie County
New York (State) -- Ithaca
New York (State) -- Lewis County
New York (State) -- Livingston County
New York (State) -- Madison County
New York (State) -- Orange County
New York (State) -- Saint Lawrence County
New York (State) -- Seneca County
New York (State) -- Tioga County
New York (State) -- Wayne County


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Restrictions on Use:
Most of these records were taken with an explicit or implicit understanding that they would be confidential. Consequently individuals named in the records may not be cited until 80 years after the record was created.
Cite As:
New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Dept. of Agricultural Economics. Agricultural economics and farm management survey records, #21-10-2261. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

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