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United States. Department of Agriculture


Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Clemson Experimental Forest Records

Identifier: Series -185
Scope and Contents This series contains a variety of documentation related to the formation and development of the Clemson Experimental Forest. The correspondence spans 1935-1974; some hand drawn plat maps predate the project as early as 1916. The records consist of correspondence, reports, deeds, lease agreements, receipts for sale of land, abstracts of titles, and maps, both of tracts and of single plats of land. Prominent correspondents include G. H. Aull, project manager of land use projects; Norbert...
Dates: 1916-1974

College of Agricultural Sciences

Identifier: Series-0076

This series contains correspondence, memoranda, minutes of meetings, photographs, maps, and publications.

Dates: 1937 - 1990

Enoch Walter Sikes Presidential Records - Correspondence

Identifier: Series-0002
Scope and Contents This series contains the correspondence and related photographs of E. W. Sikes as President and President Emeritus. Frequent correspondents include members of the Board of Trustees: Paul Quattlebaum and James F. Byrnes; J. Rion McKissick, President of the University of South Carolina and Shelton Phelps, President of Winthrop College; and Olin D. Johnston, Governor of South Carolina. Topics of the letters concern tuition costs, interstate trade, a fertilizer audit and...
Dates: 1932 - 1941

Robert C. Edwards Correspondence

Identifier: Series-0012
Scope and Content Note This series contains the correspondence and reference files maintained by the Office of the President. The files deal with a variety of topics, among them, the Athletic Council and correspondence from the Atlantic Coast Conference and the National Collegiate Athletic Association about the passage of the "1.600 rule" and the "800 rule". Minutes of the Athletic Council and other correspondence record the opposition of Clemson and the University of South Carolina to the ACC...
Dates: 1930 - 1979; 1966 - 1979

Textile Research Department, Director's Files

Identifier: Series-0052
Scope and Content Note This series contains the records of the Director of the Textile Research Department, Thomas D. Efland. The records include correspondence, publications, photographs, and research reports. The records span the years 1955-1969; they are arranged alphabetically by subject.The correspondence documents the operation and activities of the department under Rainey and Efland. Principal correspondents include executives of textile companies in the southeast, for example, J.P. Stevens and...
Dates: 1940 - 1980; 1955 - 1965

Walter M. Riggs Presidential Records

Identifier: Series-0017
Scope and Content Note This series contains the records of the office of Walter Merritt Riggs, President of Clemson College 1909-1924. The series is divided into two parts: correspondence, which is arranged chronologically, and collected material, arranged alphabetically.The correspondence falls into the general categories of administration, cadet life, and institutional development. Within these respective categories the topics deal with specific issues such as budget requests, requests for raises,...
Dates: 1907 - 1925; 1910 - 1924
Tariff on fertilizers -- South Carolina. 2
Agricultural colleges. 1
Agricultural extension work -- South Carolina. 1
Agricultural innovations -- South Carolina. 1
Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- South Carolina. 1