Herbert W. Mumford Papers, 1907-1938
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Brief Description:

Papers of Herbert W. Mumford (1871-1938), professor of agriculture (1901-1938), Head of Department of Animal Husbandry (1901-1922) and Dean of College of Agriculture and Director of the Agricultural Experiment Station and Extension Service (1922-1938), containing correspondence and subcommittee reports of the Illinois Agricultural Policy Committee (1920-24); membership lists, minutes and reports of the area livestock committees of the Illinois Agricultural Adjustment Conferences (1928-30) and Mumford's records while serving on the Board of Directors of the Sixth District of the Farm Credit Administration consisting of correspondence, reports, by-laws and statistics relating to the administration and credit operations of the Sixth District (Arkansas, Illinois, Missouri) (1933-38).

The series includes "The History of the Duroc Jersey Swine" (1919), addresses on extension service and college of agriculture policies, and publications on agricultural research and policies.

Note:�  See also Record Series 39/2/21 for a photo album prepared by Mumford for an official trip to Germany in 1928.

Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 8/1/22
Created by: Mumford, Herbert W. (Herbert Windsor) (1871-1938)
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 7/8/69; 2/3/75
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/0801022.pdf
Arrangement: Alphabetically and chronologically
Subject Index
Agricultural Adjustment
Agricultural Policy
Animal Science
Faculty Papers
Farm Credit
Federal Land Bank
Illinois Agricultural Policy Committee
Swine
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]