Lemuel Goode Papers 1961-1972

Creator
Goode, Lemuel
Size
0.75 linear feet
Location

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Call number
MC 00194

The Lemuel Goode Papers contain correspondence, predominantly letters regarding Polled Dorset sheep; publications such as the Annual Foundation Polled Dorset Show and Sale (1959-1967), Esso Farm News (Spring 1957), AgriLife (Spring 1966), Extension Farm-News (April 1955), and New England Shepherd (December 1956). The collection also includes news clippings, the bulk of which relate to Goode's work developing Polled Dorset sheep. See also: The NCSU University Archives Photograph Collection, (Agricultural Extension and Research series (UA023.007), contains photos Goode took of sheep.

Lemuel Goode (1919-1995) a native of West Virginia graduated from West Virginia University in 1942. Goode was a professor of Animal Husbandry (animal science) at North Carolina State College (later North Carolina State University) and was internationally known for developing the Polled Dorset sheep in 1955. Goode began his career at North Carolina State College in 1947 and retired in 1986.

Biographical/historical note

Lemuel Goode (1919-1995), a native of West Virginia, graduated from West Virginia University in 1942. A decorated veteran of World War II, Goode served in the Philippines as a first lieutenant in the United States Army. In 1993, Goode received the Distinguished Service Cross, the nation's second-highest military decoration. Goode was a professor of Animal Husbandry (animal science) at North Carolina State College (later North Carolina State University) and internationally known for developing the Polled Dorset sheep in 1955. Goode began his career at North Carolina State College in 1947 and retired in 1986. Goode was married to Lucy Winston Goode and father of two children, daughter Candace G. Vick and son, Charles Goode.

Scope/content

The Lemuel Goode Papers contain correspondence, predominantly letters regarding Polled Dorset sheep; publications such as the Annual Foundation Polled Dorset Show and Sale (1959-1967), Esso Farm News (Spring 1957), AgriLife (Spring 1966), Extension Farm-News (April 1955), and New England Shepherd (December 1956). The collection also includes news clippings, the bulk of which relate to Goode's work developing Polled Dorset sheep. See also: The NCSU University Archives Photograph Collection, (Agricultural Extension and Research series (UA 023.007), contains photos Goode took of sheep.

Physical description

2 archival boxes

Arrangement

This collection is organized by type of document and then chronologically.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Lemuel Goode Papers, MC 00194, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of Lemuel Goode, July 1986 (accession no. 1986-0016)

Processing information

Processed by Judy Allen Dodson, April 2008

Encoded by Judy Allen Dodson, April 2008

Correspondence 1961
Box 1, Folder 1
Correspondence 1962
Box 1, Folder 2
Correspondence 1963
Box 1, Folder 3
Correspondence 1964
Box 1, Folder 4
Correspondence 1965
Box 1, Folder 5
Correspondence 1966
Box 1, Folder 6
Correspondence 1967
Box 1, Folder 7
Correspondence 1968
Box 1, Folder 8
Correspondence 1969
Box 1, Folder 9
Correspondence 1970
Box 1, Folder 10
Correspondence 1971
Box 1, Folder 11
Correspondence 1972
Box 1, Folder 12
Annual Meetings 1967-1970
Box 1, Folder 13
Sale of 66- 54 Ram 1967-1968
Box 1, Folder 14
Articles on Polled Dorset Sheep
Box 1, Folder 15
Miscellaneous Information on Polled Dorset Sheep
Box 1, Folder 16
Polled Dorset - Sale Catalog 1959 April 10,
Half box 2, Folder 1
Polled Dorset - Sale Catalog 1960 April 7-8
Half box 2, Folder 2
Polled Dorset - Sale Catalog 1961 April 6-7
Half box 2, Folder 3
Polled Dorset - Sale Catalog 1962 April 5-6
Half box 2, Folder 4
Polled Dorset - Sale Catalog 1963 April 4-5
Half box 2, Folder 5
Polled Dorset - Sale Catalog 1964 April 2-3
Half box 2, Folder 6
Polled Dorset - Sale Catalog 1965 April 1-2
Half box 2, Folder 7
Polled Dorset - Sale Catalog 1966 March 31-April 1
Half box 2, Folder 8
Polled Dorset - Sale Catalog 1966 March 31-April 1
Half box 2, Folder 8
Polled Dorset - Sale Catalog 1967 April 6-7
Half box 2, Folder 9

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Lemuel Goode Papers, MC 00194, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.