Guide to the Augustus Moore Herring Papers,
1891-1931

Collection Number: 1990

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library

Contact Information:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
2B Carl A. Kroch Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
(607) 255-3530
Fax: (607) 255-9524
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http://rmc.library.cornell.edu
Compiled by:
RMC Staff
Date completed:
1974
EAD encoding:
Evan Fay Earle, September 2007

© 2002 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Augustus Moore Herring papers, 1891-1931.
Collection Number:
1990
Creator:
Augustus Moore, Herring 1867-1926.
Quantity:
2.4 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, Legal Documents, Printed Materials
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Transcripts of Herring-Curtiss Company vs. Glenn Curtiss et al., briefs, exhibits, correspondence, and other papers pertaining to this lawsuit, in which William Maloney was one of the principal trial lawyers, and to related litigation; incorporation papers, minutes, resolutions, stock certificates, legal documents, correspondence, and other items (1909-1031) relating to the business affairs of the company; Augustus Herring's scrapbook (1896-1909) and notebook (ca. 1903-1910) dealing with his role in airplane and glider development and his correspondence with the United States Patent Office (1909-1913); blueprints, photographs, pamphlets, and clippings relating to general aspects of aviation development.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Transcripts of Herring-Curtiss Company vs. Glenn Curtiss et al., briefs, exhibits, correspondence, and other papers pertaining to this lawsuit, in which William Maloney was one of the principal trial lawyers, and to related litigation; incorporation papers, minutes, resolutions, stock certificates, legal documents, correspondence, and other items (1909-1031) relating to the business affairs of the company; Augustus Herring's scrapbook (1896-1909) and notebook (ca. 1903-1910) dealing with his role in airplane and glider development and his correspondence with the United States Patent Office (1909-1913); blueprints, photographs, pamphlets, and clippings relating to general aspects of aviation development.

SUBJECTS

Names:
Herring, Augustus Moore,1867-1926.
Curtiss, Glenn Hammond, 1878-1930.
Maloney, William.
Herring-Curtiss Company.
United States.Patent Office.

Subjects:
Aeronautics--History.
Aeronautics
Gliders (Aeronautics)
Inventions.
Patents.

Form and Genre Terms:
Blueprints.
Briefs.
Photographs.
Scrapbooks.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Augustus Moore Herring papers, #1990. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

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