The Sherwoods records, 1957-1973.

Collection Number: 37-6-4310

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
The Sherwoods records, 1957-1973.
Collection Number:
37-6-4310
Creator:
The Sherwoods.
Quantity:
1 cubic feet.
Forms of Material:
Documents, recordings
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Records include photographs, correspondence, travel documentation, publicity and flyers, two phonograph records and a CD.
Language:
Collection material in English


ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

The Sherwoods were a Glee Club spinoff a cappella group formed in 1956.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Records include photographs, correspondence, travel documentation, publicity and flyers, two phonograph records and a CD.
SUBJECTS

Names:
The Sherwoods.
Cornell University. Glee Club.
Cornell University -- Students.

Subjects:
A cappella . . .


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
The Sherwoods records, #37-6-4310. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
SERIES LIST

Series I. Travel Correspondence and Planning Notes
Series II. Publicity
Series III. Cornell University Activities
Series IV. Performances
Series V. Audio Material

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1
Trip Correspondence (Old) - Ski Lodges - Castle Harbour Hotel, Bermuda
Mar 1957 - Apr 1960, undated
Box 1 Folder 2
Christmas Vacation - Correspondence and Planning Notes
July 1959 - Dec 1959, undated
Box 1 Folder 3
Half Moon Hotel
Aug 1959 - Sept 1961, undated
Includes lyrics of a song; itinerary; expense tabs
Box 1 Folder 4
Spring Tour 1964
1963-01-1964-01
Box 1 Folder 5
Trip 1965 - Caneel Bay Plantation
1964-11-1965-03
Box 1 Folder 6
Assorted Hotel Correspondence (1 of 5)
Mar 1957 - Jan 1960, undated
Newspaper clippings of cruise advertisements
Box 1 Folder 7
Assorted Hotel Correspondence (2 of 5)
Mar 1957 - May 1958, undated
Handwritten planning notes; correspondence for 1958 trip; hotel newspaper advertisement
Box 1 Folder 8
Assorted Hotel Correspondence (3 of 5)
July - Sept 1959, undated
Poster titled "Hotel Continental at New York International Airport" with a note handwritten on the back to possibly a member of the Sherwoods
Box 1 Folder 9
Assorted Hotel Correspondence (4 of 5)
1964-1967, undated
Mailed letters; newspaper clippings of hotel advertisements; a map of New Jersey; a map of Aspen, Colorado
Box 1 Folder 10
Assorted Hotel Correspondence (5 of 5)
1971-1972, undated
Receipt for printing service; handwritten correspondence
Box 1 Folder 11
Expenses
1966-1967, undated
Box 1 Folder 12
Brochures
1963, 1971, undated
1959-1972
Box 1 Folder 13
Publicity
1959-1965, 1971-1972, undated
Flyers; performance programs; flyer/poster/logo designs; flyer draft; correspondence; newsletters; record publicity
Box 1 Folder 14
Hotel Correspondence
1960-1961, 1972
Box 1 Folder 15
Flyers of Other Singing Groups
1964-1967, undated
Box 1 Folder 16
Flyer and Poster Design Layouts
Undated
1956-1973
Box 1 Folder 17
Cornell University Activities
1967
Includes booklet of Cornell songs; flyers of the Sherwoods; flyer for auditions and try-out form; pamphlet of the Cornell University Glee Club; Policies and Regulations on Student Conduct; Policies and Procedures Affecting Student Organizations
Box 1 Folder 18
Fall Tonic Concert
1965-1972, undated
Correspondence; expenses and revenues
Box 1 Folder 19
General Correspondence
1956-1960, undated
Box 1 Folder 20
James H. Hood File
1972-1973, undated
Copies of song lyrics/poetry; correspondence; empty envelope with a written note on the back
1956-1972
Box 1 Folder 21
Performance Requests and Payments (1 of 3)
1956-11-1961-06
Handwritten cards and typed correspondence
Box 1 Folder 22
Performance Requests and Payments (2 of 3)
1957-1971, undated
Box 1 Folder 23
Performance Requests and Payments (3 of 3)
1971-1972, undated
Request to included in 1972 Cornellian Yearbook; draft of Fall Tonic concert flyer; receipts
Box 1 Folder 24
Robert L. Maxwell - Artist Representative, Correspondence
1959-04-1966-02
Box 1 Folder 25
Collegiate Sound Productions
Nov 1964 - Apr 1965, undated
Correspondence; program; newspaper advertisement; handwritten planning notes;
Box 1 Folder 26
Reunion
1959-1962, undated
Correspondence and lists
Box 1 Folder 27
Performances at Girls Schools
Oct-Dec 1962, undated
Newspaper clipping advertisement; Russell Sage College newsletter;
Box 1 CD-5145
Try to Remember: The Reunion Album, Vol. 1
Undated
SR-31465
What's All This Noise
Undated
SR-31466
Sherwood's at Zinck's
Undated