Guide to the Edward Henry Sargent Records, 1899-1975
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Creator Sargent, Edward H., 1904-1978 Title Edward Henry Sargent Records Dates 1899-1975 Extent 5 Boxes (5 linear feet)
About the Collection
The collection consists primarily of the files created and accrued by Edward H. Sargent during his tenure as treasurer of Norwich University. An alphabetical content listing of files contains additional information about the collection.
About Edward Henry Sargent
Edward H. Sargent graduated from Norwich University with the class of 1926. He served as treasurer from 1952 to 1973. As treasurer, Sargent also served as secretary to the board of trustees. The control file included with the collection contains additional biographical information on Edward Henry Sargent.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog:
Sargent, Edward H., 1904-1978
Norwich University -- History -- 20th century. Norwich University -- Finance.
Norwich University. -- Vermont College.
Norwich University -- Buildings.
College trustees -- Vermont -- Northfield.
Most of the materials within the collection are open for research; however, the privacy of information contained in some records is protected by the Federal Educational Records and Privacy Act or other legislative or regulatory privacy provisions. The following types of records are restricted to protect the privacy rights of individuals about whom the information was collected.
Student academic records
Disciplinary and counseling records
Student financial aid records
Faculty/Staff personnel files
Promotion, tenure and grievance files
Medical case files
Legal counsel case files
Forty-eight hours’ notice is required to access these records.
Many items in the University Archives are one-of-a-kind resources that are not likely to be available anywhere but here. For this reason, forming citations for archival sources is a little different than for books and periodicals. If you need to cite anything from this collection, follow the format below: Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Edward Henry Sargent Records, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Letter from Ernest N. Harmon to Arthur L. Bigelow, 10 March 1960. Adams (carillon) tower file, Box 1, Edward Henry Sargent Records, Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT.
Extent: 5 Boxes (5 linear feet) Collection Location: Archives 501 Language(s) of Material: English Repository: Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, 158 Harmon Dr., Northfield, VT 05663 USA, Phone: 802.485.2947, Fax: 802.485.2173, firstname.lastname@example.org
CFO Books Account book, housing and rental accounts, 1946-1963 (CFO Book 7) Account book, check and cash registers and ski area snack bar accounts, 1960-1975 (CFO Book 8) Box 1 Advance payment, 1968 and 1970 Alumni and faculty center, Flint hall, 1972 Alumni office, 1971-1972 Aviation, 1948-1959 Budget, 1952-1958 (2 files) Buildings and grounds: o Adams (carillon) tower, 1956-1960 o Ainsworth infirmary, 1958 o Barbershop, 1959 o Cabot science hall, 1950-1953, 1964-1966 (2 files) o Chaplin library, 1958-1962 o Dewey hall?, 1965 o Dormitories, Vermont College, 1956-1962 o Dormitories and housing, general o Gerard hall, 1961-1964 (4 files) o Goodyear hall, 1953-1956 (3 files) Box 2 Buildings and grounds: o Harmon hall, student union, 1954-1963 (5 files) o Jackman hall (new), 1963-1966 (3 files) o Patterson hall, 1951-1960 (6 files) o Ransom hall, 1951-1955 (4 files) o Swimming pool, 1951-1960 o Taylor hall, hockey, 1955-1959 Box 3 Buildings and grounds: o Tompkins hall, mechanical engineering, 1949-1952 o Webb hall, 1958-1963 o White chapel, 1955-1959 o Wilson hall, 1959-1961 (3 files) Capital development campaign, 1969-1970 Charter and by-laws, 1940s-1970s College aid program, 1972-1973 Commencement, 1958-1969 Contracts: o AFROTC, 1971-1973 o Vermont College merger, 1972 Correspondence, 1962-1971 Developmental reading, 1966-1968 Dodge trust, 1964-1967 Educational and institutional coop, 1962-1967 Executive committee, board of trustees, 1953-1970 (4 files) (also see Box 5) Extra course charges, 1964-1971 Extension courses, 1968-1972 (4 files) Funds: o Alumni scholarship, New York club, 1952 o Aviation summer school, 1952-1953 o Baseball cage, 1951-1953 o Bell Aircraft scholarship, 1959-1960 o Cabot fund, 1949-1967 o Chapel fund, 1953-1955 o Class of 1955, steps between Hawkins and Cabot halls, 1955 o Class of 1966, steps to senior club parking lot, 1966 o Clement, Percival W., prize essay, 1936-1966 o Creed, Eldon, 1974 o Development fund, 1963-1964 o Dewey hall, 1899-1904 Box 4 Funds: o Dodge, Grenville M., student aid fund, 1916-1974 (2 files) o Dodge, Homer L., award, 1970 o Electrical Manufacturers scholarship, 1960 o Fairbanks, Arthur H., scholarship, 1969 o Fisher, Joel E., 1953-1956 o Football field lighting, 1951-1952 o Gaylord land, 1973 o General Electric, 1955-1971 o General Motors scholarship, 1957-1972 o Gerard, Jacques A., 1959-1969 o Goss, Harry Hale, 1954 o Gould, Edwin, Foundation, 1959-1971 o Greene, Merritt H., 1969-1972 o Greenleaf, Charles H., 1924-1949 o Hawkins, Rush, estate, 1920-1970 o Hockey arena, 1955 o Holder, Irving A., 1960-1968 o Jephson Educational Trust, 1962-1968 o Kellett, John E., award, 1966 o Lansing Foundation, 1955 o Library, 1952-1968 o Link Foundation, 1957-1958 o McManus, Richard L., 1962 o Meyer-Raeburn Foundation leadership award, 1962-1973 o Nason, Robert D., scholarship, 1954-1956 o Nicholson, Edith B., Taylor war memorial, 1950-1956 o NU club of Merrimack Valley scholarship, 1953-1956 o NU club of southern Connecticut scholarship, 1954 o NU parents association, 1970 o O’Laughlin, John C., 1949-1950 o Ottaway, James H., scholarship, 1955 o Perry, Beatrice, 1970-1972 o Philipsburg Coal and Land Company, 1930-1961 o President’s special fund, 1944-1972 o Rescue team award, 1973 o Scholarships, general, 1937-1962 o Ski tow, 1953-1966 o Story of the funds at Norwich University, 1952-1954 o Taylor, Oscar C., 1956-1960 o Tompkins, Alice B. o Travelli, Charles I., scholarship, 1955-1958 o Walker, Margaret A., 1967-1968 o Walsh, Robert F., 1953 o Willis, Albert E., scholarship, 1960 o Worth, Helen G., scholarship, 1959-1962 Green mountain clinic, 1945-1968 Guaranteed student loans, 1967 Insurance, 1959-1960 Investments, 1967 Leased property, 1939-1966 Legal matters, 1934-1973 (5 files) Library modernization, 1952-1953 License, fallout shelters, 1962 Mortgages, 1920s Box 5 Mortgages, 1930s-1950s (3 files) (continued from Box 4) New group accident and health program, freshmen, 1968 New group accident and health program, upperclassmen, 1968 Northfield Jaycees, 1967-1968 Partridge and Ransom graves, Norwich, VT, perpetual care agreement, 1958 Patent for wood burning stoves, 1951 Plaques, 1961-1969 President’s memoranda, 1968-1973 Patton pistol, 1955-1962 Personnel, 1967-1972 Pomalift, 1962-1963 Real estate, Love County, OK, property, 1913-1956 Scholarships, 1969 Stocks of Henry W. Orser, 1952 Summer school, 1970-1974 TIAA-CREF, 1968 Trustees meetings, executive committee, 1955-1973 (3 files) (also see Box 3) Trustees meetings, finance committee, 1959-1972 Trustees meetings, 1952-1973, audograph sound recordings available for 1956-1957 (10 files) Uniforms, 1970
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