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Harvey C. Mansfield papers, 1941-1970

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0838
Bib ID 4079079 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Mansfield, Harvey C. (Harvey Claflin), 1905-1988
Title Harvey C. Mansfield papers, 1941-1970
Physical Description 6 boxes (6 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

Listed and arranged.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, and printed material of Mansfield. Mansfield was an officer of the U.S. Office of Price Administration (O.P.A.), which governed rationing programs during World War II,1942-1945, and the Office's historian, 1946-1947; these papers deal primarily with Mansfield's activities in these capacities. The collection includes studies done under the supervision of John Kenneth Galbraith at Harvard University in 1950, as well as copies of correspondence from Galbraith and other officers of the O.P.A.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Harvey C. Mansfield papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.

Revision Description

2020-06-02 EAD document created by CCR.

Subject Headings

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College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Harvard University Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rationing Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States -- Officials and employees Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States. Office of Price Administration Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Professor Emeritus of Public Law and Government at Columbia University. Mansfield (Ph.D., 1932) was an officer of the U.S. Office of Price Administration (O.P.A.), which governed rationing programs during World War II, 1942-1945, and the Office's historian, 1946-1947.