New York State Agricultural Society Records,1841-1990, 1932-1990 (bulk)

Collection Number: 1759

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
New York State Agricultural Society records, 1841-1990, 1932-1990 (bulk).
Collection Number:
1759
Creator:
New York State Agricultural Society.
Quantity:
14.2 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, citations and resolutions, speeches, membership lists, a catalog, and proceedings and minutes.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Records include correspondence, citations and resolutions, speeches, membership lists, an 1859 catalog from the Society's museum, and printed and mimeographed copies of proceedings and minutes of annual meetings. Includes correspondence of Charles H. Baldwin, Perley M. Eastman, Joseph M. Hurley, and Van C. Whittemore.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Records include correspondence, citations and resolutions, speeches, membership lists, an 1859 catalog from the Society's museum, and printed and mimeographed copies of proceedings and minutes of annual meetings. Includes correspondence of Charles H. Baldwin, Perley M. Eastman, Joseph M. Hurley, and Van C. Whittemore.
SUBJECTS

Names:
New York State Agricultural Society.
Baldwin, Charles H.
Eastman, Perley M.
Hurley, Joseph M.
Whittemore, Van C.

Subjects:
Agricultural museums--New York (State)
Agriculture--New York (State)


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
New York State Agricultural Society records, #1759. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1
1932 and earlier
Box 2
1938-1946
Box 3
1947-1952
Box 4
1944-1945
Box 5
1951-1952
Box 6
1952 (cont.)
Box 7
1953
Box 8
Membership list
1933-1934
Box 8
Programs
1933-1934
Box 8
Ag Society receipts
1933
Box 8
Financial records
1929-1939
Box 8
Membership booklets
1931
Box 8
Accounts
1953
Box 8
Ag Society dinners
1935
Box 8
Membership
1953
Box 8
Accts and membership
1951
Box 8
Treasurer and financial reports
1948
Box 8
Accounts
1952
Box 8
Membership and treasurers report
1952
Box 8
Story of the Agricultural Society
1951
Box 8
Reports of treasurer
1951
Box 8
Membership
1950
Box 8
Annual dues
1951
Box 8
Reservations and dinner
1950
Box 8
Programs, membership, and financial reports
1949
Box 9
Records
1940-1941
Box 9
Treasurers report
1941
Box 9
Financial report
1943
Box 9
Treasurers report
1944
Box 9
Treasurers report
1946
Box 9
Financial report
1940
Box 9
Treasurers report
1938
Box 9
Treasurers report
1936
Box 9
Financial report
1938
Box 9
Treasurers report
1937
Box 9
Treasurers report
1947
Box 9
Accounting report
1938
Box 9
Ag Society 100 anniversary booklet
1932
Box 9
Pictures 100th anniversary Ag Society
Box 9
Century Farm citations
1948-1950
Box 9
Various programs and citations & membership
19
Box 9
Spiral notebook - membership
1956-1966
Box 9
Financial reports
1963-1969
Box 9
Tom McMillan fund
19
Box 9
Misc. pictures
19
Box 9
Dinner pictures
1953-1954
Box 9
Misc. correspondence
19
Box 9
Financial records
1960
Box 9
Financial records
1970
Box 9
Century Farm awards
1975
Box 9
Financial reports
1962
Box 9
Various Century Farm awards
19
Box 9
Various Ag Society citations
19
Box 10
Various newspaper clippings
1957
Box 10
Newspaper clippings
1959
Box 10
Newspaper clippings
1953
Box 10
Newspaper clippings
1955
Box 10
Newspaper clippings
1969
Box 10
Newspaper clippings
1958
Box 10
Newspaper clippings
1986
Box 10
Ag Society records
1955-1956
Box 10
Centennial medalion
19
Box 10
Dinner meeting information
1932
Box 10
Dinner meeting information
1942
Box 10
Dinner meeting information
1946
Box 10
Dinner meeting information
1948-1973
Box 11
Dinner meeting
1974
Box 11
Financial records
1971-1974
Box 11
Thomas Milliman file
19
Box 11
IRS files
1963-1973
Box 11
Ag Society meeting
1974
Box 11
"Some Opportunities" report
1963
Box 11
Ag Society meeting
1947
Box 11
Ag Society correspondence
1949-1953
Box 11
Ag Society correspondence
1955-1962
Box 12
Ag Society correspondence
1963-1964
Box 12
Ag Society dinner correspondence
1963-1973
Box 12
Ag Society by-laws, article of incorporation & amendments
19
Box 12
Press release - Century Farm awards
1974
Box 12
Pamphlets on awards
19
Box 13
Ag Society records
1965-1974
Box 14
Ag Society records
1975-1978
Box 14
Misc. correspondence
19
Box 14
Historical facts, clippings & photos
19
Box 14
Bicentennial Farms
1976
Box 14
Summer meeting
1965
Box 14
Century Farm listings
19
Box 15
Ag Society records
1979-1983
Box 16
Ag Society records
1984-1986
Box 16
Summer meeting
1980
Box 16
Summer meeting
1979
Box 16
Ag Society records
1980
Box 16
Century Farm booklets
19
Box 16
Membership information
19
Box 16
Century Farm correspondence
19
Box 16
By-laws as amended
1974-1975
Box 16
Constitution & by-laws
19
Box 16
Ag Society bibliography
19
Box 16
Historical & contributor information
19
Box 16
Journalism award
1979
Box 17
Financial records
1975-1986
Box 17
Pictures & proofs
1980-1981
Box 17
Harold Creal picture
19
Box 17
Article: "Revolution Predated by 32 Farms in State"
19
Box 17
NYS Ag Society Transactions
1856, 1892, 1898