Contents and Arrangement

"The Course of European Exchange in Relation to the North American Dollar", 1915-1920

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Chandler & Company's records document the company's investment decisions in Germany, as well as Bolivia and Costa Rica, during the early 1920s and include correspondence and meeting minutes. The majority of the records document negotiations between the Company and Germany about the Chandler Plan and include correspondence to Percy M. Chandler from the representatives he sent to Germany (Robert Gade and Edward Robinette), meeting minutes from negotiations between Gade, Robinette, and German bankers and government officials, and clippings. The records also include correspondence and reports on Chandler & Company business with Bolivia and Costa Rica, and a graph of European exchange rates in relation to the North American dollar from 1915 to 1920.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

No material was separated from the collection during processing in 2005.


These records were processed with the generous support of the National Historical Publications and Records Commission and the John Foster and Janet Avery Dulles Fund.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research use.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. For quotations that are fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For those few instances beyond fair use, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from the Mudd Library to move forward with their use.

Credit this material:

"The Course of European Exchange in Relation to the North American Dollar"; Chandler & Company Records, MC036, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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