Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works on economics as a branch of learning. This heading may be divided geographically for works on this branch of learning in a specific place. Works on the economic conditions of particular countries, regions, cities, etc., are entered under the name of the place subdivided by |a Economic conditions.

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Michael E. Bennett Papers

Identifier: MSS.0846

William W. Berry, Jr. Photograph Collection

Identifier: MSS.0554

This collection contains 22 items comprised of 11 photograph copy prints and 11 negatives documenting the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity, Beta Lambda Chapter, at Vanderbilt University. The formal portraits are arranged by year, dating 1895-1928, with only some members identified.

Dates: 1895 - 1928

Dewey Daane Papers

Identifier: MSS.0098

Walter Durham Papers

Identifier: MSS.0881

Ernst J. Eberling Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS.0127

Robert Burns Eleazer Papers

Identifier: MSS.0129

The Robert Burns Eleazer Papers (1877–1973) include correspondence and writings by Eleazer as well as newspaper clippings, course and program outlines, press releases and pamphlets. There are several autobiographical writings as well as a transcription of Mr. Eleazer being interviewed by historian John Egerton shortly before Mr. Eleazer’s death in 1973. Writings by others include reviews, articles, pamphlets and student papers.

Dates: 1877 - 1973

Rendings Fels Papers

Identifier: MSS.0769
Scope and Content Note:

The Rendigs Fels Papers consist of one Hollinger box( .417 linear feet) is comprised of correspondence with his peers and former students regarding the field of economics. His papers are broken into two series; the first series Correspondence comprises eleven folders of letters and email date from 1967 to 2008 the second series Writings is made up of seven folders of articles written by Rendigs Fels over the course of his career.

Dates: 1967-2003

J. Leiper Freeman Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS.0157

This collection contains the papers of John Leiper Freeman, Jr., professor of political science at Vanderbilt University in the 1960s-1980s.

Dates: circa 1950s-1988

Stephen P. Heyneman Papers

Identifier: MSS.0555
Scope and Content The Stephen P. Heyneman Papers consist of six linear feet of material from his work with the World Bank from 1978 to 1994. They are comprised of Chronological Files he collected during his twenty-two years at different posts for the World Bank. The papers are arranged into one series, the Chronological Files. At the end of the papers are business plans and two folders of materials from specific projects on which Mr. Heyneman worked. The papers were significantly...
Dates: 1978 - 1994

Julius Christian Jacobsen Papers

Identifier: MSS.0753

This .21 linear ft. collection contains correspondence, some handwritten, written by Julius Jacobsen while he worked in Colombia, South America. Most date from 1936-1941. The majority of the letters describe his time in Colombia and business activities.

Dates: 1936 - 1959; Majority of material found within 1936 - 1939

Richard Peterson Papers

Identifier: MSS.0780
Dates: Majority of material found within 1970 - 2010

Wilbur Carson Sensing Collection

Identifier: MSS.0387

Contains an autobiographical booklet by Wilbur Carson Sensing.

Dates: undated

George A. Sloan Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS.0589

John V. Van Sickle Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS.0465
Scope aod Contents

This collection contains six journal articles and two publications, all in pamphlet form. Professor Van Sickle was in the Economics Department.

Dates: 1942-1946


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