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Lewis Levitzki Lorwin papers, 1908-1970

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Call No.: MS#0803
Bib ID 4079046 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Lorwin, Lewis L (Lewis Levitzki), 1883-1970
Title Lewis Levitzki Lorwin papers, 1908-1970
Physical Description 32 boxes
Language(s) English .
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Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged remainder arranged. The collection is arranged in 5 series.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, manuscripts, memoranda, reports, documents, photographs, microfilms, pamphlets, clippings, and other printed materials relating to Lorwin's professional career. Correspondents include Louis D. Brandeis, Felix Frankfurter, Ben W. Huebsch, Paul U. Kellogg, Harold J. Laski, Frances Perkins, and Gifford Pinchot.

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Lewis Levitzki Lorwin papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.

Revision Description

May 2020 PDF replaced with full finding aid, YH

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Brandeis, Louis Dembitz, 1856-1941 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
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Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Huebsch, B. W (Benjamin W.), 1876-1964 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Institute of Pacific Relations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
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Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Laski, Harold Joseph, 1893-1950 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Perkins, Frances, 1880-1965 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pinchot, Gifford, 1865-1946 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sociologists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United Nations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World politics Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Sociologist. Lorwin was professor of economics, author of many books on economic planning, and consultant to the government, the Brookings Institution, the Institute of Pacific Relations, the International Labor Office in Geneva, the United Nations, and to other organizations.

Chronology: 1912-1916 Economic expert for the New York State Department of Labor; 1914-1915 Instructor in economics at Columbia University Extension Service; 1916 Instructor at Wellesley College; 1916-1919 Professor of economics at the State University of Montana. His suspension from the faculty at Montana was a notable case in the history of academic freedom; 1919-1920 Editorial writer for the New York World; 1920-1921 Professor of economics finance at Beloit College; 1921-1922 Russian correspondent for the Chicago Daily News; 1925-1935 On the staff of the Brookings Institution; 1929-1939 Member of the Institute of Pacific Relations; 1935-1939 Economic advisor to the International Labor Office, Geneva; 1939-1943 Consultant with the temporary National Economic Commission, National Resources Planning Board the Board of Economic Warfare; 1942-1947 Editor of World Economics, the Bulletin of the Institute of World Economics; 1943-1945 Economic advisor to the Foreign Economic Administration; 1945-1952 Advisor to the Office of International Trade or the Department of Commerce; 1946-1949 Advisor to the U. S, delegation to the United Nations; 1955-1958 Research consultant at The Kev School; 1961-1970 Associate in the Columbia University on Labor.

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Series I: Correspondence, cataloged



Box 1 Ashley, Sir William James


Box 1 Baker, Newton Diehl


Box 1 Balch, Emily Greene


Box 1 Baldwin. Roger Nash


Box 1 Beard, Charles Austin


Box 1 Brandeis, Louis Dembitz


Box 1 Bunche, Ralph Johnson


Box 1 Cattell, James McKeen


Box 1 Clark, John Maurice


Box 1 Deutsch, Babette


Box 1 Dewey, John


Box 1 Douglas, Paul Howard


Box 1 Evans, Ernestine


Box 1 Farrell, James T.


Box 1 Frankfurter, Felix


Box 1 Friedman, Milton


Box 1 Giddings, Franklin Henry


Box 1 Gompers, Samuel


Box 1 Harriman, William Averell


Box 1 Huebsch, Ben W.


Box 1 Jaszi, Oscar


Box 1 Hull, Cordell


Box 1 Kellogg, Paul U.


Box 1 Keppel, Frederick P.


Box 1 Keynes 5 John Maynard


Box 1 LaFoIIett, Robert M., Jr.


Box 1 Laski, Harold Joseph


Box 1 Lattimore, Owen


Box 1 Lehman, Herbert Henry


Box 1 Lippmann, Walter


Box 1 MacLeish, Archibald


Box 1 Moore, Charles


Box 1 Pearson, Lester Bowleg


Box 1 Perkins, Frances


Box 1 Pinchot, Gifford


Box 1 Pulitzer, Ralph


Box 1 Rockefeller, Nelson Aldrich


Box 1 Salter, James Arthur Salter, Baron


Box 1 Schlesinger, Arthur Meier


Box 1 Schlesinger, Arthur Meier, Jr.


Box 1 Seager, Henry Rogers


Box 1 Sedgvick, Ellery


Box 1 Seligman, Robert Anderson


Box 1 Shotwell, James Thomson


Box 1 Stettinius, Edward R. Jr.


Box 1 Stout, Rex


Box 1 Thomas, Norman


Box 1 Tugwell, Rexford G.


Box 1 Van Dorens, Irita


Box 1 Wagner, Robert F.


Box 1 Wallace, Henry A.


Box 1 Wootton of Abinger, Barbara Wootton, Baroness

Series II: Correspondence, uncatalogued, 1908-1970

Correspondence, reports, documents, clippings, etc.

Arranged chronologically.



Box 2 1908-1919



Box 3 1919-1935



Box 4 1928-1935



Box 5 1931-1939



Box 6 1935-1962



Box 7 1940-1950



Box 8 1941-1947



Box 9 1941-1943



Box 10 1942-1945



Box 11 1945-1950



Box 12 1948-1954



Box 13 1953-1968



Box 14 1960-1970

Series III: Manuscripts


Subseries III.1: Reports, articles, etc.



Box 15 1929-1936, undated



Box 16 1936-1950



Box 17 1946-1953



Box 18 1953-1967



Box 19 1946-1952

On the United Nations


Subseries III.2: Notes and clipping files for book



Box 20 A-C, and miscellaneous



Box 21 C-I



Box 22 L-N



Box 23 P-U



Box 24 U-W

Series IV: Microfilms and photographs



Box 25 Microfilms and photographs

Series V: Printed materials


Box 25 Books and pamphlets by and about Lewis Lorwin



Box 26 Books and pamphlets by and about Lewis Lorwin



Box 27 Books and pamphlets by and about Lewis Lorwin



Box 28 Periodicals (including his World Economics)



Box 29 Periodicals (including his World Economics)



Box 30 Periodicals (including his World Economics)



Box 31 Miscellaneous printed materials



Box 32 Miscellaneous printed materials