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Carlos Federico Díaz Alejandro papers, 1957-1985

Summary Information

Abstract

This collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, notes, research materials, theses, course materials, subject files, printed matter and photographs, 1957-1985, pertaining to American economist, Carlos Federico Diaz Alejandro.

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0344
Bib ID 4079751 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Díaz Alejandro, Carlos Federico
Title Carlos Federico Díaz Alejandro papers, 1957-1985
Physical Description 40 linear feet (40 linear feet 82 boxes 1 card file box 1 oversize box)
Language(s) English .
Access

The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 2-82. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in ten series: Series I: Catalogued Correspondence, Personal and Biographical File; Series II: Arranged Correspondence and Subject Files; Series III: Manuscripts; Subseries III.1: By C. Diaz-Alejandro; Subseries III.2: By Others; Series IV: Notes; Series V: Kissinger Commission; Series VI: Theses and Course Materials; Series VII: Printed Materials; Series VIII: Subject Files by Country; Series IX: Name and Address File; Series X: Oversize

Description

Summary

Correspondence manuscripts (some unpublished), annotated manuscripts written by other authors, notes and research materials, documents, theses and course materials, subject files, photographs, and printed materials. Among the cataloged correspondents are: Belisario Betancur, Jimmy Carter, Jack Kemp, Henry Kissinger, Ronald Reagan, and Jim Wright. In addition, there are substantial files relating to the National Bipartisan Commission on Central America including transcripts of testimony, publications, drafts of the Commission's reports, his dissenting positions as well as the agenda and other internal Commission documents. He was a specialist on the economy of Latin America, particularly Argentina and Brazil, as reflected in the many articles and papers he wrote as well as in those by other economists whose manuscript drafts, with comments by Díaz Alejandro, are in this collection

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 2-82. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least two 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); Carlos Federico Díaz Alejandro 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

Papers Processed 01/--/91.

Revision Description

2012-05-29 XML document instance created by Alison Rhonemus.

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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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Agenda Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Appointments Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Articles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Audio cassettes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Card files Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Curricula vitae Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Drawings (visual works) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Festschriften Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Frontispieces Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Notes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reports Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reviews Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Testimony Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Theses Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Transcripts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Alejandro, Ramón, 1943- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Betancur, Belisario, 1923- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Carter, Rosalynn Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Economics -- Study and teaching Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Economists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Fielding, Fred F Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
International cooperation Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
International finance Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kemp, Jack Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kissinger, Henry, 1923- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reagan, Ronald Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States. National Bipartisan Commission on Central America Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wright, Jim, 1922-2015 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

American economist. Born in Cuba in 1937, he obtained a Ph.D. in economics at M.I.T. in 1961, was a U.S. resident since 1964 and U.S. citizen since 1974. He taught at Minnesota, Yale, Rio Catholic University, and Columbia University. He was a member of the National Bipartisan Commission on Central America (also known as the Kissinger Commission).