|Columbia University Archives|
At a Glance
This collection consists of Thomas A. McGoey's records from his various administrative offices.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Restrictions on Access
Material is unprocessed. Please contact email@example.com for more information.
All administrative records of the University are restricted for 25 years from the date of creation.
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.
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.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Collection-level record describing unprocessed material made public in summer 2018 as part of the Hidden Collections initiative.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Thomas A. McGoey received a MA in 1933 from Columbia's Graduate School of Business and then worked at Columbia for over 35 years. He started as an assistant purchasing agent, and later served as Director of Residence Halls and Dining Rooms, Assistant Business Manager, Business Manager, Vice President for Business, and Special Consultant to the President. He served on the University's Committee on Government Aided Research, which oversaw the administration of sponsored research projects. He also taught marketing in the School of General Studies.