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John Bates Clark papers, 1848-1955, bulk 1874-1938

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Series III: Published Scholarly Materials, circa

Series III comprises material related to the extensive bibliography of published work produced by John Bates Clark. It includes drafts of articles and book chapters, a selection of published material, and a number of newspaper clippings concerning John Bates Clark and his work.


Subseries III.1: Drafts, circa, 1880-1930

This subseries consists of a mix of hand-written and typed drafts for a number of the many articles and books written by John Bates Clark, including notable works such asThe Philosophy of Wealth(1885)The Essentials of Economic Theory(1907) andA Tender of Peace(1935). While most of the drafts are complete, note that there are a substantial number of unidentified manuscript fragments and individual chapters to longer works.



Box 9 Folder 17 Analysis of the 1924 Presidential Election, 1924, 1924, 1924


Box 9 Folder 18 "Biography," circa, 1910s


Box 9 Folder 19 "Capital and Its Earnings," circa, 1888


Box 9 Folder 20 "The Cause of Peace in Light of Current Events,", 1913


Box 9 Folder 21 Chapters and Outlines for a Book on War, circa, 1920s



Box 10 Folder 1 Chapters for a Book on War and Economy, circa, 1914-1930


Box 10 Folder 2 "Concerning the Nature of Capital,", 1907


Box 10 Folder 3 "Contributions to Economic Dynamics,", undated


Box 10 Folder 4 "Dealing With Trusts by the Natural Method," circa, 1890s


Box 10 Folder 5 Defining the Term "Capital,", 1890


Box 10 Folder 6 Definitions of Terms in Economics and Political Economy, undated


Box 10 Folder 7 "Distribution Under Natural Law,", undated


Box 10 Folder 8 "The Economic Costs of War,", 1915 December 17


Box 10 Folder 9 "Economic Interpretation of War,", undated


Box 10 Folder 10 "The Economic Situation,", undated


Box 10 Folder 11 "The End of the War: A Study of the Probabilities,", 1916 November


Box 10 Folder 12 "The Ethics of a Single Tax,", undated


Box 10 Folder 13 "Existing Alliances and a League of Peace,", 1915 June 11


Box 10 Folder 14 "A Federal Commission on Industrial Relations,", 1912


Box 10 Folder 15 Forces of Economic Progress, undated


Box 10 Folder 16 "Forgotten Points in the War Debt Discussion,", 1926


Box 10 Folder 17 "The Genesis of Capital,", 1893


Box 10 Folder 18 "Labor Union Paper Plan,", undated


Box 10 Folder 19 "Land and Labor Under Natural Economic Law," circa, 1893-1895


Box 10 Folder 20 "Lessons in Political Economy,", 1922


Box 10 Folder 21 Letter to the Editor Concerning Public Works Projects, 1932


Box 10 Folder 22 Letter to the Editor Concerning Tax Legislation, undated


Box 10 Folder 23 "Man's Relation to Other Animals,", undated


Box 10 Folder 24 Manuscript Fragment Regarding Land and Interest, undated


Box 10 Folder 25 Manuscript Fragment Regarding Rent, undated


Box 10 Folder 26 Manuscript Fragment Regarding Strikes, undated


Box 10 Folder 27 Manuscript Fragments, undated


Box 10 Folder 28 Manuscript Fragments for ESSENTIALS OF ECONOMIC THEORY, circa, 1907


Box 10 Folder 29 Manuscript Fragments Regarding War, 1921-1922



Box 11 Folder 1 Manuscripts Regarding Capital, undated


Box 11 Folder 2 Manuscript Regarding Capital and Wealth, undated


Box 11 Folder 3 Manuscript Regarding Competition, 1883


Box 11 Folder 4 Manuscript Regarding Competition and Monopoly, undated


Box 11 Folder 5 "The Minimum Wage,", undated


Box 11 Folder 6 "The Modern Appeal to Legal Forces in Economic Life,", 1894


Box 11 Folder 7 "Monopolies and the Effect on Prices, Wages, and Interest,", undated


Box 11 Folder 8 "The Moral Basis of Property in Land," circa, 1882-1895


Box 11 Folder 9 Note for Insert and Outside Reader's Comments [Regarding ESSENTIALS OF ECONOMIC THEORY],, undated


Box 11 Folder 10 "The Origin of Interest,", undated


Box 11 Folder 11 "A Peace Measure with a Recoil,", undated


Box 11 Folder 12 THE PHILOSOPHY OF WEALTH, "Introduction to the Japanese Edition, circa, 1895


Box 11 Folder 13-14 "The Possibility of a Scientific Law of Wages," circa, 1889, (2 Folders)


Box 11 Folder f 15 "Reform or Revolution," undated, 1913


Box 11 Folder 16 Response to "MacFarlane" Regarding John Bates Clark's Views on Rent,, undated


Box 11 Folder 17 "Shall We Surrender to Monopoly?,", undated


Box 11 Folder 18 Sherman Act, undated


Box 11 Folder 19 "Social Justice Without Socialism,", 1913


Box 11 Folder 20 "Spiritual Economics," circa, 1880


Box 11 Folder 21 "A System of Monopolies,", 1920


Box 11 Folder 22 "The Theory of Economic Progress,", undated


Box 11 Folder 23 "The Theory of Freight Charges,", undated


Box 11 Folder 24 "The Theory of Interest,", undated


Box 11 Folder 25 "The Total Depravity of the Economic Man,", undated


Box 11 Folder 26 Trust Articles Published in the REVIEW, 1892 February 18-April 7


Box 11 Folder 27 Two Theories of Wages, undated


Box 11 Folder 28 "The Unit of Wealth," circa, 1896



Box 12 Folder 1 Unspecified Chapter Materials, undated


Box 12 Folder 2 "Wages and Interest as Specific Products of Labor and Capital," "Plan of Conclusion," "Note," and Two Loose Pages on Economic Development in China,, undated


Box 12 Folder 3 "War and Democracy,", undated


Subseries III.2: Published Articles, 1878-1935

This subseries represents the large volume of published articles written by John Bates Clark that are in the collection. It begins with a small selection of individually-bound works and a complete bibliography of John Bates Clark's published work. With those few exceptions, the bulk of the material in this subseries survived in the form of scrapbooks of unknown origin. While the scrapbooks have been disassembled for preservation purposes, the material they contained has remained cohesive and in the original numbered order. Each scrapbook contains a table of contents, and a master index and bibliography for the seven numbered scrapbooks appears before Scrapbook One.


Loose Pamphlets


Box 12 Folder 4 "Bibliography of John Bates Clark," 1931, 1935, 1931, 1935


Box 12 Folder 5 "Ein Altes Prinzip in Neuer Zeit,", 1928


Box 12 Folder 6 "The Government of Alien Races by the United States. . .,", 1899 February


Box 12 Folder 7 "The Scholar's Opportunity,", 1898


Box 12 Folder 8 "A Universal Law of Economic Variation," with Handwritten Notes,, 1894


Article Scrapbooks


Box 12 Folder 9 Scrapbook Index and Bibliography of Included Works, undated


Box 12 Folder 10-11 Scrapbook 1, 1881-1910, (2 Folders)


Box 12 Folder 12 Scrapbook 2, 1886-1911



Map Case 14-O-1 Scrapbook 3, 1878-1911

(oversiezed)



Box 12 Folder 14 Scrapbook 4, 1877-1912



Map Case 14-O-1 Scrapbook 5, 1878-1916

(oversized)


Map Case 14-O-1 Scrapbook 6, 1913-1922

(oversized)



Box 13 Folder 3 Scrapbook 7, 1910-1924


Box 13 Folder 4 "Clark--Essays on Economics, 1877-90," with Handwritten Notes,, 1890


Subseries III.3: Reviews and Clippings, 1882-1936

This subseries contains reviews and notices (primarily from newspapers) of Clark's published works, as well as clippings of articles which were written about Clark.


Box 13 Folder 5 Reviews, 1882-1936


Box 13 Folder 6 Clippings, circa, 1900-1923


Box 13 Folder 7 Press Release for A TENDER OF PEACE, 1935