Group of agricultural students from New England colleges who came together for the study and advancement of agriculture and allied sciences and to learn about each others' work. Includes constitutions, minutes, correspondence, contest scores and results, judging regulations, treasurer's report, and the records of the secretary and treasurer.
The collection is open for research.
Background on New England Federation of Agricultural Students
The New England Federation of Agricultural Students was organized in 1907 for the purpose of bringing together agricultural students of New England colleges for the study and advancement of agriculture and allied sciences, and to learn about each others' work. It organized annual contests in fruit grading and packing, poultry, field crops, and stock.
Contents of Collection
Constitution; minutes, 1915; correspondence, 1915; contest scores and results, 1914; judging regulations, 1913-1916; treasurer's report, 1914-1915; and the records of the secretary and treasurer, 1907-1915.
Acquired from source unknown, before 1972.
Processed by Linda Seidman.
Encoding funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Cite as: New England Federation of Agricultural Students Records (MS 333). Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.