Howard Edward Babcock Papers,1907-1950.
Collection Number: 1618
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library
Howard Edward Babcock papers, 1907-1950.
H. E.(Howard Edward), Babcock 1889-1950.
47.9 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, Photographs, Scrapbooks
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Correspondence, mimeographed pamphlets and other printed material; photographs, and scrapbooks concerning Babcock's career.
Collection material in English
Agricultural economist, administrator, and educator; farmer in Ithaca, New York.
Correspondence, mimeographed pamphlets and other printed material; photographs, and scrapbooks concerning Babcock's career as a county agent in Cattaraugus and Tompkins Counties, New York, as an executive in the New York State Farm Bureau, the Grange League Federation (G.L.F.) and related organizations (extensive), the New York State Agricultural Conference Board, the Federal Farm Board, Central Bank for Cooperatives, National Council of Farmer Cooperatives, and the New York State Emergency Food Commission, as a member or consultant of various New York State, Federal, and non-governmental boards and committees, and as professor of marketing and later trustee of Cornell University.
Includes correspondence with editors and publishers of numerous agricultural and other journals and with manufacturers of farm equipment, chiefly relating to agricultural research and education, to the promotion of effective farm organizations, and to state and national politics as they pertain to agriculture. Includes a "Unimal," a plastic toy creature designed by Karl Butler, representing five farm animals. Correspondents include Ezra Taft Benson, Edmund Ezra Day, Thomas E. Dewey, Victor Emanuel, Herbert H. Lehman, and Thomas E. Milliman.
Babcock, H. E.1889-1950.
Central Bank for Cooperatives.
Cooperative Grange League Federation Exchange.
Cornell UniversityBoard of Trustees.
National Council of Farmer Cooperatives.
New York State College of Agriculture--Faculty.
New York State Conference Board of Farm Organizations.
New York State Emergency Food Commission.
New York State Farm Bureau Federation.
United States.Federal Farm Board.
Agricultural cooperative credit associations.
Agricultural extension work--New York (State)--Cattaraugus County.
Agricultural extension work--New York (State)--Tompkins County.
Agricultural laws and legislation--New York (State)
Agricultural laws and legislation--United States.
Agriculture and politics.
Agriculture--Study and teaching--New York (State)
Emergency food supply--New York (State)
Form and Genre Terms:
Howard Edward Babcock papers, #1618. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
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