Rumsey Street Office of the Archivist

Here you will find the Daily Access Report of the Rumsey Street Office of the Archivist. Each day information is being collected about the people that the Office of the Archivist serves and is presented here on the following day at the start of business. Additionally, the Office of the Archivist will post a Daily Photograph, a historic window into the past of what is now The Rumsey Street Project.

Historic images employed by the Rumsey Street Office of the Archivist are courtesy of  Grand Rapids City Archives and Records Center, a repository for government records created by the City of Grand Rapids.

Day 7

Office of the Archivist
Intake Report 29 SEPT 2015

Registrants: 45

Regarding Birth Order:
One did not respond
14 were firstborns
17 were middle children
10 were youngest born
3 were only children
Regarding Pantone scan:
12 resulted in a named color
21 resulted in a color from the CMYK U deck
7 resulted in a color from the CMYK C deck
2 resulted in a color from the Solid U deck
3 resulted in a color from the Solid C deck

Day 6

Office of the Archivist
Intake Report 28 SEPT 2015

Registrants: 53

Regarding mode of travel:
38 arrived by Auto
10 indicated multiple modes of travel
2 arrived by Foot
2 arrived by Bicycle
1 arrived by bus
The least represented Zodiac sign was Taurus.
Comparing Employment Position to Vocation:
One responded affirming both
2 responded with “unknown” for vocation
One did not respond to either question
16 only responded to one of the two questions
12 listed the same answer for both questions
21 listed different answers for each question

Day 5

Office of the Archivist
Intake Report 27 SEPT 2015

Registrants:127

Regarding Parentage:
58 listed their Father first
49 listed their Mother first
7 listed only one parent, all listing Mothers
8 provided ambiguous responses
5 provided no answer

Regarding furthers traveled from place of origin:
48 listed a country
27 listed a state, territory or province
18 listed a city
1 listed a region
5 listed a continent
9 did not respond
8 provided a numerical response
1 provided a length of time
1 listed a planet
9 provided undecipherable and/ nonsensical responses

Day 4

Office of the Archivist
Intake Report 26 SEPT 2015

Registrants: 206

Regarding Number of Siblings:
14 were only children
67 were one of two children
47 were one of three children
30 were one of four children
15 were one of five children
12 were one of six children
5 were one of seven children
2 were one of eight children
1 was one of nine children
4 were one of ten or more children
3 did not respond

Regarding Employment types:
32 indicated they were students
12 indicated they were retired
20 indicated they were in the Education field
9 indicated they were in the Art & Design field
35 indicated they were in Management and/or Executive positions
13 indicated that they were self employed
12 indicated they were in the Medical field
3 indicated that they were unemployed
7 affirmed that they were employed
3 listed the physical position incurred as part of their employment

Regarding Current & Childhood Street:
5 did not list a Current Street
9 did not list a Childhood Street
2 did not respond to either question

Day 3

Office of the Archivist
Intake Report 24 SEPT 2015

Attendees: an accurate count was not possible due to traffic congestion
Registrants: 174

Of the Registrants:
Regarding the name they provided:
One indicated that they had no middle name.
One was undecipherable.
23 offered some version of their full name.
4 offered their First and Middle names.
11 offered only their First name.
The remainder offered their First Name and Middle Initial as requested
on the intake form.

Regarding Travel from Origin:
15 responded with a number of miles.
One responded with a length of time.
15 did not respond.
9 responded without indication of distance, time, or place.
1 responded indicating the Moon.
5 responded with a Continent.
17 responded with a State, Province, or Territory.
36 responded with a City.
The remainder responded with a Country.

Regarding Employment Status & Vocation:
40 indicated that their Employment & Vocation were the same fields.
41 did not respond to one or either questions.
The remainder indicated that their Employment & Vocation were not connected

Day 2

Office of the Archivist
Intake Report 24 SEPT 2015

Due to a technical error, today’s report does not include images or
Pantone scan information. The Office of the Archivist team is working
to fix the error at this time.

Attendees: 105 (92 Adults, 13 Youth)
Registrants: 47

Of the Registrants:
28 arrived by Auto
2 arrived by Bus
3 arrived by Bicycle
6 arrived by Foot
8 indicated multiple modes of transportation

28 originated from Michigan
14 originated from other States in the US
3 originated from countries other than the US
4 did not respond cogently

19 were first born
19 were middle children
9 were the youngest child
2 did not respond
2 indicated being a twin

32 listed their Parents with Father’s name first
16 listed their Parents with Mother’s name first
1 listed only one Parent
1 did not respond

Leo was the most represented Zodiac sign, almost equal was Scorpio. A
four way tie for th

Day 1

Office of the Archivist

Intake Report 23 SEPT 2015

Attendees: 75 (64 Adults, 11 Youth)

Registrants: 35

Of the Registrants:

25 arrived by Auto

5 arrived by Foot

5 indicated multiple modes of transportation

23 originated from Michigan

8 originated from other States in the US

2 originated from other countries

2 indicated origin being from Earth

13 were first born

14 were middle children

6 were the youngest child

2 did not respond

19 listed their Parents with Father’s name first

12 listed their Parents with Mother’s name first

3 listed only one Parent

1 did not respond

Capricorn was the most represented Zodiac sign

31 percent did not indicated a Vocation

34 successful Pantone color scans, taken from back of hands. I failed scan.

Today featured property is:

352 Rumsey SW