Henry Stephens Randall Papers,1845-1871.

Collection Number: 1732

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Henry Stephens Randall papers, 1845-1871.
Collection Number:
1732
Creator:
Henry Stephens, Randall 1811-1876.
Quantity:
.8 cubic ft.; 2 reels microfilm; 1 photograph.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence pertaining to Randall's interest in sheep raising and breeding, the sale of sheep, especially to raisers in Texas; also, a report on common school libraries, Cortland County.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Agriculturist and educator.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence pertaining to Randall's interest in sheep raising and breeding, the sale of sheep, especially to raisers in Texas, the difficulty of transporting sheep over long distances, diseases, pedigrees, stock improvement, and exhibitions; also letters to Randall concerning his books on the sheep industry, and responding to his plea for a New York Wool Growers Convention to be called in 1864; also, a report on common school libraries, Cortland County.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Randall, Henry Stephens,1811-1876.

Subjects:
Sheep industry--New York (State)
Wool industry--New York (State)
Sheep industry--Texas.
New York State Wool Growers Convention.
Education--New York (State)--Cortland County.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Henry Stephens Randall papers, #1732. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Consists of collections #1732, #2333, #2676, #1720, and #1733.

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