Harold L. Creal Papers,[ca. 1916]-1986

Collection Number: 4326

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Harold L. Creal papers, [ca. 1916]-1986.
Collection Number:
4326
Creator:
Harold L. Creal, 1896-1987.
Quantity:
2 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, notes, speeches, memoranda, certificates, clippings, financial records, photographs, and printed material.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence, notes, speeches, memoranda, certificates, clippings, financial records, photographs, and printed material concerning the American Agriculturist, Inc.; Century Farms in various New York counties; GLF and the New York State Grange; the New York State Council of Farmer Cooperatives, Inc.; the New York State Fair; and the New York Farm Bureau. Personal papers include materials pertaining to the Cornell University Alumni Association, YMCA, church work, and the Homer, New York, school and Planning Board.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Harold Leroy Creal graduated from Cornell University in 1921. He operated a dairy farm in Cortland County, New York. From 1932 to 1938, he served as Supervisor of the Town of Homer, New York. He also served in the New York State Assembly from 1939 to 1950, as Director of the New York State Fair from 1950 to 1955, as Director of the Dairymen's League Cooperative Association, and as Director of the Cooperative Grange League Federation.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence, notes, speeches, memoranda, certificates, clippings, financial records, photographs, and printed material concerning the American Agriculturist, Inc.; Century Farms in various New York counties; GLF and the New York State Grange; the New York State Council of Farmer Cooperatives, Inc.; the New York State Fair; and the New York Farm Bureau. Personal papers include materials pertaining to the Cornell University Alumni Association, YMCA, church work, and the Homer, New York, school and Planning Board.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Creal, Harold L., 1896-1987.
American Agriculturist, Inc.
Cornell University Alumni Association.
Homer (N.Y.).Planning Board.
National Grange.
New York State Council of Farmer Cooperatives.
New York State Fair.
New York State Farm Bureau Federation.
New York State Grange.

Subjects:
Agricultural exhibitions--New York (State)
Agriculture--New York (State)
Agriculture, Cooperative--New York (State)
Young Men's Christian associations.

Form and Genre Terms:
Photographs.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Harold L. Creal papers, #4326. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIAL

Harold L. Creal. Oral History. Ithaca, N.Y.: New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Historical Documentation Program.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1
Accounts for Building House
1956, 1970
Box 1 Folder 2
Accounts for Building House on Hudson Street
1956
Box 1 Folder 3
Agway - Board of Directors Meetings
1966
Box 1 Folder 4-5
Alpha Gamma Rho
1942-1978
Box 1 Folder 6
Alumni Association Outstanding Alumni
1981-1986
Box 1 Folder 7
Alumni Association
1980-1986
Box 1 Folder 8
American Agriculturist, Inc.
1976-1979, 1986
Box 1 Folder 9
Artificial Breeders' Cooperative, Inc.
1949-1955
Box 1 Folder 10
H.E. Babcock
1921, 1951
Box 1 Folder 11
Century Farms
1969-1981
Box 1 Folder 12
Chenango County
1976-1977
Box 1 Folder 13
Century Farm - Madison County
1978
Box 1 Folder 14
Century Farm - Onondaga County
1977-1980
Box 1 Folder 15
Century Farm - Schuyler County
1975
Box 1 Folder 16
Century Farm - Seneca County
1974-1975
Box 1 Folder 17
Century Farm - Bill Worth
1974-1980
Box 1 Folder 18
College of Agriculture
1977-1981
Box 1 Folder 19
Congregational Church
1973-1984
Box 1 Folder 20
Farm Bureau
1976-1982
Box 1 Folder 21-22
Cortland County Republican Committee
1978
Box 1 Folder 23
Council of Churches, Capital Funds
1961-1966
Box 1 Folder 24
Council of Churches, Finance Committee
1962-1980
Box 1 Folder 25
Farmers and World Affairs
1964-1969
Box 1 Folder 26
Financial Records
1949
Box 1 Folder 27
John B. Folmer - Creal Tax Papers
1971
Box 1 Folder 28
G.L.F.
1955
Box 1 Folder 29
State Grange - Committee on Education
1967
Box 1 Folder 30
Empire State Grange
1966-1976
Box 1 Folder 31
Home Farm Problem
1956-1957
Box 1 Folder 32
Homer Centralized School
1947-1978
Box 1 Folder 33
Homer GLF Service
1943
Box 1 Folder 34
Town of Homer - Planning Board
1958-1971
Box 1 Folder 35
Men's Garden Clubs
1976-1978
Box 1 Folder 36
Milk - Herrell DeGraff
1951-1954
Box 1 Folder 37
Correspondence - Thomas E. Milliman
1950-1970
Box 1 Folder 38
Miscellaneous Accounts, etc.
1927-1953
Box 1 Folder 39
Miscellaneous Accounts, etc.
Box 1 Folder 40
Miscellany
Box 1 Folder 41
Miscellaneous Notes and Speeches
Box 2 Folder 1
Miscellaneous - Commission on Agriculture
1949
Box 2 Folder 2
Muscial Museum, State Fair
1966-1978
Box 2 Folder 3
Dean W.I. Myers
1948-1950, 1974
Box 2 Folder 4
Old Bull Proofs
1936, 1944-1945
Box 2 Folder 5
New York Farm Bureau
1956
Box 2 Folder 6
New York State Council of Churches
1967-1968
Box 2 Folder 7
New York State Council of Farmer Cooperatives, Inc.
1954-1958
Box 2 Folder 8
New York State Council of Farmer Cooperatives, Inc.
1956-1960
Box 2 Folder 9
New York State Council of Farmer Cooperatives, Inc.
1954-1962
Box 2 Folder 10
New York State Rural Safety Council
1955-1985
Box 2 Folder 11
Old Times
1930-1964
Box 2 Folder 12
Personal Items
1964-1971
Box 2 Folder 13
Christmas Letters, Personal, Miscellaneous
1956-1979
Box 2 Folder 14
Personal Items
1961-1974
Box 2 Folder 15
Personal - Bill of Sale, Cattle, Equipment, Supplies, Rental Contract to Leonard B. Morgan
1970
Box 2 Folder 16
Personal - Certificates
Box 2 Folder 17
Personal - "The Speed Demon"
Box 2 Folder 18
Personal Letters and Clippings
1985-1986
Box 2 Folder 19
Personal Items
Box 2 Folder 20
Photographs
Box 2 Folder 21
Photograph: G.L.F. Dinner for Directors and Staff
1958
Box 2 Folder 22
New York State Fair
1960
Box 2 Folder 23
Repair to Ahrens House
1969
Box 2 Folder 24
Republican County Committee
1976
Box 2 Folder 25
Creal Retirement Dinner
1966
Box 2 Folder 26
Rotary Education
1970-1971
Box 2 Folder 27
Rural Church Institute
1956-1958
Box 2 Folder 28
Rural Citizens for Good Government
1950-1962
Box 2 Folder 29
Salvation Army
1969
Box 2 Folder 30
Soil Conservation
1950-1957
Box 2 Folder 31
Tompkins County Wage Dispute
1969
Box 2 Folder 32
Tours
1976
Box 2 Folder 33
Tuberculosis Testing
1930-1965
Box 2 Folder 34
United Fund
1963-1964
Box 2 Folder 35
United Fund - Rural Advance Gifts
1969
Box 2 Folder 36
Witter Agricultural Museum
1967-1968
Box 2 Folder 37
YMCA
1967-1981
Box 2 Folder 38
YMCA
1976-1986
Box 2 Folder 39
Zoning - Town of Homer
1958
Box 2 Folder 40-41
Century Farms
Box 2 Folder 42
Notes, Memos, etc.
Box 2 Folder 43-44
Notes and Speeches