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Department of Railways and Canals, 1920
Collection Description & Creator Information
Fisk's papers document his work as an author and include his research files, notes, and drafts of articles and books. The majority of the papers are composed of clippings and other research materials he collected about the economies and finances of many countries, especially France, the United Kingdom, Germany, and the United States. The papers also include Fisk's notes and drafts for articles and books, most notably for an unpublished work on American public finance and for his book English Public Finance from the Revolution of 1688 (1920).
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- Custodial History:
A small number of letters between G.R. Josyer and Harvey E. Fisk related to India and its economic situation, 1920-1937, were previously held in the General Manuscripts Collection at Special Collections, Firestone Library, Princeton University.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
Duplicate materials have been separated from this collection.
These papers were processed with the generous support of 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:
Department of Railways and Canals; Harvey E. Fisk Papers, MC050, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
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