Gustav Jaeger Requardt Papers,1905-1966

Collection Number: 2548

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Gustav Jaeger Requardt papers, 1905-1966.
Collection Number:
2548
Creator:
Gustav Jaeger Requardt, 1886-1978.
Quantity:
1.8 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, diary, reports, certificates, clippings, photographs, press releases.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Printed and photocopied items, mainly concerning Requardt's student years at Cornell University, his participation in alumni activities, his career in sanitary engineering, and his interest in national politics and public affairs.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Engineer.
Cornell University Class of 1909.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence; diary (1962) of Requardt's tour of Scandinavia, Holland, and West Germeny; reports; certificates; clippings; photographs; press releases; biographical sketches on the Requardt family; and printed and photocopied items, mainly concerning Requardt's student years at Cornell University, his participation in alumni activities, his career in sanitary engineering, and his interest in national politics and public affairs. Includes material relating to his partnership in Whitman, Requardt, and Associates (Baltimore, Maryland). Chief correspondents include John Marshall Butler, George H. Fallon, and Herbert R. O'Conor.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Requardt, Gustave Jaeger, 1886-1978.
Butler, John Marshall.
Fallon, George H.
O'Conor, Herbert R.
Requardt family.
Cornell University--Alumni and alumnae.
Cornell University--Students.
Whitman, Requardt, and Associates.

Subjects:
Politics, Practical.
Civil engineering.
Sanitary engineering.
Voyages and travels.
Scandinavia--Description and travel.
West Germany--Description and travel.
Civil engineers.

Places:
Netherlands--Description and travel.

Form and Genre Terms:
Diaries.
Photographs.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Gustav Jaeger Requardt papers, #2548. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1
Cornell Undergraduate Correspondence
1905-1907
Box 1 Folder 2
Cornell Undergraduate Notes and Reports
1907
Box 1 Folder 3
Cornell Undergraduate Notes and Reports
1908-1909
Box 1 Folder 4
Cornell Undergraduate Miscellany
1908-1909
Box 1 Folder 5
Diplomas and Certificates
1909-1940
Box 1 Folder 6
Cornell Alumni Pamphlets, Notes and Correspondence
1910-1965
Box 1 Folder 7
Notes and Reports, Baltimore Civil Engineer
1915-1964
Box 1 Folder 8
Anti-New Deal Notes and Correspondence
1936-1946
Box 1 Folder 9
Anti-Labor Movement Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence
1946-1947
Box 1 Folder 10
Notes and Correspondence; Anti-Truman, Taft-Hartley Act, Cornell Engineering
1947-1949
Box 1 Folder 11
Notes and Correspondence; Industrial College of the Armed Forces
1949-1951
Box 1 Folder 12
Notes and Correspondence; Government Expenditures, Defeat of Democrats, Cornell Seal
1950-1951
Box 1 Folder 13
Notes and Correspondence; Japanese Treaty, Presidential Campaign, Seizure of WVBR, Tar Young
1952
Box 1 Folder 14
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Steel Strike
1952
Box 1 Folder 15
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Cornell Alumni Support, Inauguration of University of Maryland President, Amateur Track and Field
1953-1955
Box 1 Folder 16
Notes, Clippings, Correspondence; European Tour, Brick Metcalf 1901
1956
Box 1 Folder 17
Notes, Clippings, Correspondence; Washington College Founders Day
1957
Box 1 Folder 18
Notes, Clippings, Correspondence; Terrapin Recipes, Cornell Library Development, Cornell Law School Donation
1958
Box 1 Folder 19
Notes, Clippings, Correspondence; Honoarary Membership A.S.C.E., Retirement of Deane Malott
1959
Box 1 Folder 20
Notes, Clippings, Correspondence; Wages and Hours Act
1957-1959
Box 1 Folder 21
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Continuous Reunion Club
1960
Box 1 Folder 22
Notes, Correspondence, and Maps; Development of New Jersey Meadows
1957-1961
Box 1 Folder 23
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Steel Strike and Inflation
1956-1957
Box 1 Folder 24
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Labor Reform Bill
1959
Box 1 Folder 25
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Connally Reservation, Conservatism v. Liberalism, Secondary Boycotts, Capitol Punishment, Steel and Inflation
1960-1962
Box 1 Folder 26
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Labor and Inflation, Forand Bill on Social Security
1950-1960
Box 1 Folder 27
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence on Politics of Kennedy Administration, Berlin; Cuba; Farm Legislation; Federal Spending; Maritime Strike
1961-1963
Box 1 Folder 28
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence on Politics of Kennedy Administration, Medical Care; Kennedy Administration; Minimun Wage Rates
1961-1963
Box 1 Folder 29
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence on Politics of Kennedy Administration, Private Enterprise; Saturday Evening Post; Steel and Labor; Unions; Department of Urban Affairs; Use of Kennedy Name
1961-1963
Box 1 Folder 30
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Arizona Trip, Water Pollution Act
1961
Box 1 Folder 31
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Tours of North Europe, Cornell University Council, Songs
1962
Box 1 Folder 32
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Fraternities, "The Successful Student," Civil Rights
1963
Box 1 Folder 33
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Goucher College, Civil Rights Bill
1964
Box 1 Folder 34
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Goldwater Campaign
1964
Box 1 Folder 35
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Requardt and Assoc., Cornell Centennial Campaign, Roland Park, Conservatism
1965
Box 1 Folder 36
Correspondence and Manual of Cornell University Council
1964-1965
Box 1 Folder 37
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Retirement, Cornell Quill and Dagger Society, Cornell Student Behavior, Fraternities at Cornell
1966
Box 1 Folder 38
Notes, Correspondence, and Photos; Conservatism, American Youth, Fraternities at Cornell, Hydraulic Engineering
1967
Box 1 Folder 39
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence, and Photos; Student Behavior, Mississippi Trip, Tour of Europe, Liberals
1968
Box 1 Folder 40
Photograph, G. Requardt, Age 80
1967
Box 1 Folder 41
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Nixon, Agnew, Campus Violence, Daniel Berrigan, Chi Psi Fire
1969
Box 1 Folder 42
Civil Engineering Reports, Artciles, and Pamphlets
1943-1967
Box 1 Folder 43
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Daniel Berrigan, University Admissions Quotas, Conservatism
1970
Box 2 Folder 1
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Vietnam War, Cornell Alumni News, Nixon Economic Policy
1971
Box 2 Folder 2
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Teaching at Cornell, Cranch Report, Political Predictions, Defense of Nixon
1972
Box 2 Folder 3
Photographs, Miscellany, Nixon, Agnew Inauguration, Ford Family
1973-1974
Box 2 Folder 4
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Agnew Registration, Cornell Policies, Nixon, J.F. Requardt 1972
1973
Box 2 Folder 5
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Vietnam Cease Fire, Clinton House (Ithaca), A.D. White House, Professional Engineering in Maryland
1973
Box 2 Folder 6
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Illegalities in Professional Engineering, Cornell Class of 1909, Private Enterprise, Baltimore City College Class of 1905
1974
Box 2 Folder 7
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Reunion 1974, U.S. Senator George Radcliffe
1974
Box 2 Folder 8
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Nixon, Baltimore Subway, Baltimore, Robert Moses
1974
Box 2 Folder 9
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Cornell Track, 88th Birthday, Greater Baltimore Committee, Willard Day, 1974 in Review
1974
Box 2 Folder 10
Clippings, Robert Moses
1974
Box 2 Folder 11
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Private Enterprise, Roland Park, Cornell Council
1975
Box 2 Folder 12
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; George Meany, Baltimore City College Class of 1905, Cornell Financial Status, Davis Bacon Act, Vietnam, Consumer Protection Agency
1975
Box 2 Folder 13
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; A.S.C.E., John Walker, Double Taxation, Austin Kiplinger, "Brud" Holland, Common Situs Bill
1975
Box 2 Folder 14
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Black Students, Common Situs Bill, Unemployment Compensation, Free Enterprise, Water Pollution Legislation
1976
Box 2 Folder 15
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; "Case for Cornell" and Reaction to It
1976
Box 2 Folder 16
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Atrocities on Cornell Campus, Cornell Class of 1907, Alumni Concern for Cornell, Baltimore City College
1976
Box 2 Folder 17
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Presidential Campaign
1976
Box 2 Folder 18
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; New Cornell President, Cornell Judicial System, Autobiographical Sketch
1976
Box 2 Folder 19
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Cornell President Rhodes, Affirmative Action, Pete Weigle 1917
1977
Box 2 Folder 20
Notes and Correspondence; Independence of Hillside College
1977
Box 2 Folder 21
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Consumer Protection Bill, Common Situs Bill of 1977, "Case for Cornell," Willard Straight Take Over Anniversary
1977
Box 2 Folder 22
Notes, Clippings, and Correspondence; Nelson Levings, Deane Malott, Dale Corson, Jesse Helms, H.E.W., Illiteracy at Cornell, Tower Club
1977
Box 2 Folder 23
Genealogy of Requardt Family in Maryland
1965