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Series 1: Associations, 1920-1968
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
This series documents Rovensky's participation in the Economists' National Committee on Monetary Policy, the National Monetary Association, and the Stable Money Association, including his tenure as president of the Stable Money Association in 1927. The papers include discussions of logistics and operations, policies, and recruitment. Rovensky's participation ranges from merely paying dues and commenting on publications to active research, writing, and meeting attendance. The Stable Money Association papers also include discussions of the formation of the group and its mission statement, literature, and meeting minutes and agenda.
Arranged alphabetically by association.
A typed manuscript chapter from The Life of John E. Rovensky by Donald L. Kemmerer has been separated from this collection.
These papers were processed with the generous support of the National Historical Publications and Records Commission and the John Foster and Janet Avery Dulles Fund.
- Processing Information
This collection was processed by Christopher M. Shannon in 2006. Finding aid written by Christopher M. Shannon in October 2006.
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research use.
- Conditions Governing Use
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- Credit this material:
Series 1: Associations; John E. Rovensky Papers, MC116, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library65 Olden StreetPrinceton, NJ 08540, USA
- Storage Note:
- Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-2
The following sources were consulted during the preparation of the biographical note: Kemmerer, Donald L., "John E. Rovensky, 1880-1970, Industrial and Banker, 1977 Presidential Address," Business and Economic History 6 (1997). Obituary, The New York Times, 19 February, 1970.
- Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System U.S.
Economists' National Committee on Monetary Policy (U.S.)
Stable Money Association
National Monetary Association
Rovensky, John E. (John Edward), 1880-1970