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   Carter Goodrich Papers 1918-1971.

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Carter Goodrich Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#0501
Bib ID:4078821 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Goodrich, Carter, 1897-1971.
Title:Carter Goodrich Papers 1918-1971.
Physical description:ca. 28,000 items (68 boxes)
Language(s):In English
Access: Collection is located offsite and required two business days advance notice to use.  More information »

Arrangement

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, notes, manuscripts, and diaries including Goodrich's diaries from 1941 when he was assistant to the Ambassador to Great Britain, providing interesting insights into economic problems of the early part of World War II. The file for the International Labour Office is also quite informative and contains correspondence from many prominent economists, Herbert Lehman, Isidor Lubin, and Frances Perkins.

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Using the Collection

Offsite

 Collection is located offsite and required two business days advance notice to use.

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Restrictions on Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Curator of Manuscripts/University Archivist, Rare Book and Manuscript Library (RBML). The RBML approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Carter Goodrich Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Cataloged 06/--/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.

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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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Diaries.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Bolivia--Description and travel.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
College teachers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Columbia University--Faculty.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Diplomatic and consular service, American--Great Britain.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Economists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Great Britain--Description and travel.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
International Labour Office.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry), 1878-1963.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lubin, Isidor.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Perkins, Frances, 1880-1965.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United Nations.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Vietnam--Description and travel.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
World War, 1939-1945--Economic aspects.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
World politics.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Economic historians, professor emeritus of economics at Columbia University. Goodrich served as chairman of the governing body of the International Labor Office, 1939-1945, as chief of the United Nations economic survey mission in Vietnam, 1955-1956, and as a special representative to Bolivia for the Secretary General of the United Nations, 1952-1953.

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