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Warren F. Goodell papers, 1962-1970

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: UA#0107
Bib ID 5695062 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Goodell, Warren Franklin
Title Warren F. Goodell papers, 1962-1970
Physical Description 3 linear feet (3 record cartons)
Language(s) English .
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This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

All administrative records of the University are restricted for 25 years from the date of creation.

Arrangement

Description

Summary

This collections contains the records of Warren F. Goodell as Associate Director of the Office of Projects and Grants and later as Assistant to the Vice President for Administration. The records relate to fundraising campaigns, major gifts and University planning, including materials Goodell inherited from Stanley Salmen, Coordinator of University Planning. Goodell's administrative roles also facilties, real estate, campus expansion and the Computer Center. There are also materials (flyers, newspaper clipplings, radio and television coverage transcripts, etc.) related the student strike in 1968.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

All administrative records of the University are restricted for 25 years from the date of creation.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Warren F. Goodell papers; Box and Folder; University Archives, Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University in the City of New York.

Related Materials

Additional materials about the University administration can be found in the Central Files or Office of the President records (UA#0001) and the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs records (UA#0083). Information related to the student strike, 1968 can be found in the University Protest and Activism Collection (UA#0007).

Accrual

No additions are expected.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

2002.054: Source of acquisition--B-15 Low Libray.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Collection-level record describing unprocessed material made public in summer 2018 as part of the Hidden Collections initiative. This collection was processed by Joanna Rios, February 2022.

Revision Description

2022-02-18 Content list published (JR)

Subject Headings

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Warrent Fredetick Goodell first came to Columbia in 1946 as a graduate student in Physics. After receiving his doctorate in 1951, he assumed his first administrative post as Associate Director of the Nevis Cyclotron Laboratories. He became Assistant to the Vice President for Administration when the post was created in 1967. In this position, Goodell served as assistant to the President and to Vice President for Administration Paul Carter. He was involved with the University's day-to-day operations. After he left Columbia in 1972, his position was eliminated.

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Series I: Warren F. Goodell papers, 1962-1970



Box 1 Folder 1 560 Riverside Drive, 1968


Box 1 Folder 2 Assistant to the Vice President for Administration, 1968-1969


Box 1 Folder 3 Buildings and Grounds, Department of, 1965-1967


Box 1 Folder 4 Commerce Clearing House, Inc., 1967-1969


Box 1 Folder 5 Computer Center, 1965-1968


Box 1 Folder 6 Dental School, 1962-1968


Box 1 Folder 7 Gifts - Delafield Estate, 1964-1969


Box 1 Folder 8 Gifts - Monthly Reports, 1968 July-December


Box 1 Folder 9 Gifts - Wood, Ben, 1962-1969


Box 1 Folder 10 Harlem Hospital - Monthly Reports, 1969


Box 1 Folder 11 Lamont Geological Observatory, 1966-1968


Box 1 Folder 12 Lange, Serge, 1968-1969


Box 1 Folder 13-15 Major Gift Campaign, 1966-1969, 3 folders



Box 2 Folder 1 Major Gift Campaign - Gift Processing and Recording, 1966-1968


Box 2 Folder 2 Miscellaneous, 1967-1970


Box 2 Folder 3 Morningside Heights, Inc., 1968-1969


Box 2 Folder 4 New York Astronomical Corporation, 1968-1969


Box 2 Folder 5 P&S (College of Physicians and Surgeons), 1965-1967


Box 2 Folder 6 Planning and Development - West Campus, 1967


Box 2 Folder 7 President's Advisory Council on Architecture, 1962-1968


Box 2 Folder 8-9 Projects and Grants, Office of, 1968-1970, 2 folders


Box 2 Folder 10 Riverside Park Plaza Piers, 1964-1968


Box 2 Folder 11 School of International Affairs, 1962-1968


Box 2 Folder 12 School of Social Work, 1969


Box 2 Folder 13-14 Space Utilization, 1967, 2 folders


Box 2 Folder 15 Student Strike 1968 - Arrest List, 1968

Restricted until 2044



Box 3 Folder 1-2 Student Strike 1968 - Events, 1968, 2 folders


Box 3 Folder 3 Student Strike 1968 - Flyers and SDS History, 1968


Box 3 Folder 4 University Publications, 1967-1970


Box 3 Folder 5 Woodstock College, 1967-1969