Library of Congress - Research and Reference Services
Engineer, economist, and labor consultant. Correspondence, speech and article file, subject files, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Beyer's career as an engineer and economist in industry and government.
Library of Congress - Research and Reference Services
Naval officer and United States representative from Alabama. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, lectures, articles, reports, notes, analyses, naval orders, press clippings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Hobson's naval career and to his efforts on behalf of prohibition, restrictions on international drug trafficking, and opposition to the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration.
New York Public Library
Irving Fisher (1867-1947) was an economist and professor of political economy at Yale University from 1898 to 1935. He specialized in monetary economics and in the application of mathematical techniques to the solution of economic problems. Collection consists of correspondence, articles, questionnaires, and printed matter concerning the use of scrip money. Correspondence of Fisher and his associate Hans R.L. Cohrssen is with businessmen, chambers of commerce, public officials, legislators, economists, and academicians. Topics include Fisher's plan to end the economic depression of the 1930s through the use of stamped scrip, and emergency measures taken to cope with the economic crisis. Also, scripts of articles by Fisher, Cohrssen and others; questionnaires and directives on the use of scrip; and printed ephemera relating to scrip money in America and abroad.
Kansas State Historical Society
The ledgers summarize the transactions of the firm, and the day books give the details of the sales & other transactions as they occurred. The records show the meager sales during agricultural depressions of the 1880s and 1890s. At the beginning of the microfilm are a biographical & historical sketch, 1949, and a pamphlet celebrating the 50th anniversary of the firm, 1939
Montana Historical Society Research Center - Archives and Photograph Archives
James Bennett was a Scobey, Montana, area farmer. His diaries describe farming activities, family matters, weather, and a few topics of wider interest, such as the beginning and progress of World War II.
Duke University - David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library
The papers of noted economist Leonard Silk span his entire career and include correspondence files; printed material such as periodicals and reports; research or subject files; newspaper clippings files; drafts of writings, including Silk's books, New York Times news columns, editorials, speeches, lectures, book reviews, and essays. There are also papers and reprints by Silk's colleagues; organizations files; publicity and informal photographs of Silk; financial documents; economic data; some teaching materials such as reading lists; and theses and dissertations (including Silk's own thesis on Swedish post-war housing, 1947). The collection also contains groups of cards, notes, memos, calendars and agendas. Silk's papers are a vast and rich resource for learning about the intersection of politics, economics, and popular opinion in the 20th century, U.S. fiscal policies, global economics, and specific topics as unemployment, inflation, banking, Keynesian economics, markets and ... Read More
Harvard University - Baker Library
The work of the New York Stock Exchange in the Panic of 1929 -- Trade depressions and stock panics -- Speculation -- Public opinion and the stock market -- Business honesty -- Economic law in business -- Short selling -- Short selling and liquidation -- Statement of Richard Whitney ... before the Committee on Finance ... in regard to certain sections of the Revenue Act of 1932 ... -- Security investors and the future -- Statement of Richard Whitney ... in regard to Senate Bill 2693 ... -- Statement of Richard Whitney ... in regard to the "National Securities Exchange Act of 1934" ... -- Economic freedom -- The investor and security markets, industry and security markets, security markets and the people -- Statement of Rchiard Whitney ... in regard to the proposed New York City tax on stock transfers -- Statement of Richard Whitney ... in regard to H.R. 7852
Montana Historical Society Research Center - Archives and Photograph Archives
Records of the Governors of Montana consist of legislative files (1893-1935), including correspondence, bills, vetos, governors messages, petitions, etc.; general correspondence (1902-1962) for individual administrations; and subject files (1889-1962) arranged by state agency and topic.
Wisconsin Historical Society Library and Archives
Business records covering not only lumbering and logging operations in northwestern Wisconsin by the Owen Lumber Company, but also related enterprises in lumber, real estate, railroads, and cotton in the Pacific Northwest, South Dakota, Missouri, Arkansas, and Louisiana. Subsidiary or related companies included the Owen-Oregon Lumber Company, California & Oregon Lumber Company, Del Norte Company, Three States Lumber Company, Gilbert Lumber Company, Owen Box and Crating Company, Pierre Lumber Company, Owen Falls Mining Company, the Blytheville, Burdette and Mississippi River Railroad Company, and the Drummond and Southwestern Railway Company. Letterpress copy books, 1875-1951, and incoming correspondence, 1920-1951, relate primarily to the Wisconsin operations of the Rust Owen Lumber Company, the John S. Owen Lumber Company, and some of the related Owen firms. The correspondence files are supplemented by series of incorporation papers, minutes, ledgers, journals, cash books, payroll ... Read More