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Albert Gailord Hart papers, 1925-1980

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0562
Bib ID 4079532 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Hart, Albert Gailord, 1909-1997
Title Albert Gailord Hart papers, 1925-1980
Physical Description 34 linear feet (34 linear feet 80 boxes)
Language(s) Material is in English.
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.

Description

Summary

There are files of correspondence and papers of other economists and of his students, his research papers and professional publications, a group of published and unpublished papers dealing with the "Graham Plan" (Benjamin Graham, a securities analyst) for basing a monetary standard on a "basket" of primary commodities, and also the research notes of his work for the U.N. on Central America and tax reform in Chile. The teaching materials are accompanied by notes by Hart that describe the papers and relate them to the events of his life and thinking. The section headings in these notes correspond to the major divisions of the teaching materials.Among the correspondents are: Milton Friedman, J.K. Galbraith, A.B. Hart, J.M. Keynes, David Rockefeller, and F.W. Taussig.

Using the Collection

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Restrictions on Access

This collection has no restrictions.

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

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); Albert Gailord Hart 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

Processed HR 09/--/1982.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

2013-04-03 xml document instance created by Carrie Hintz

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Notes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reports Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
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College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University. Department of Economics Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Consultants -- United Nations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Douglas, Paul H (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Economics Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Economists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Economists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Friedman, Milton, 1912-2006 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Graham, Benjamin, 1894-1976 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hart, Albert Bushnell, 1854-1943 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Keynes, John Maynard, 1883-1946 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Myrdal, Gunnar, 1898-1987 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rockefeller, David, 1915-2017 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Taussig, F. W (Frank William), 1859-1940 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Taxation -- Chile Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Taxation -- Law and legislation -- Chile Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United Nations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Professor of economics at Columbia University since 1946 and a consultant at the U.N. and other organizations.