The collection consists of report cards and grade books documenting the results of courses taken by students at the Maryland Agricultural College and the Maryland State College of Agriculture between 1860 and 1918.
Use and Access to Collection
This collection is open for research.
Duplication and Copyright Information
Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.
These records includes report cards and grade books documenting the results of the courses taken by students at the Maryland Agricultural College. The bulk of the materials date from 1903 to 1907.
This collection is organized as two series:
Student Report Cards
Custodial History and Acquisition Information
The report cards were donated to the University of Maryland College Park Libraries in the 1970s. The grade books were received with another library donation and were transferred to the University Archives by the Acquisitions Department in 1986. The C.F. Kramer, Jr. grade books were donated to the University of Maryland Libraries in 2012.
Information from the Office of the Registrar, which is in charge of maintaining student grades and records is available in the University Publications collection, under UPUB R5.
The materials were unfolded, paper clips and staples were removed, and the documents were put in acid-free folders and boxes. A guide was then prepared. In 2009, restrictions on this collection were lifted after being closed for a period of 75 years.