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   Albert Gailord Hart Papers, 1925-1980

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Albert G. Hart Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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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 ft (81 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: 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.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Material is arranged into 7 series

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Description

Scope and Content

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of other economists and of his students, his research papers and professional publications, a group of published and unpublished papers dealing with the "Graham Plan" (Benjamin Graham, a securities analyst) for basing a monetary standard on a "basket" of primary commodities, and also the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.

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Access 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.

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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); Albert G. Hart Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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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

Processed 09/--/1982 HR

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

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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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Genre/Form

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Notes.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Reports.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
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CUL Collections:
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Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Central America.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Chile.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
College teachers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Columbia University.--Dept. of Economics.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Consultants--United Nations.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Economics.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Economists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Economists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Friedman, Milton, 1912-2006.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Graham plan.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Graham, Benjamin, 1894-1976.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hart, Albert Bushnell, 1854-1943.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Keynes, John Maynard, 1883-1946.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Myrdal, Gunnar, 1898-1987.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Rockefeller, David, 1915-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Taussig, F. W. (Frank William), 1859-1940.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Taxation--Chile.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Taxation--Law and legislation--Chile.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United Nations.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

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

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