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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.
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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.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Harvey C. Mansfield papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--Manfield, Harvey Clafin. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1977. Accession number--M-77.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.
2020-06-02 EAD document created by CCR.
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.