Contents and Arrangement

Economists' National Committee on Monetary Policy, 1935-1968

2 folders

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Arranged alphabetically by association.

Collection History


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

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.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

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Credit this material:

Economists' National Committee on Monetary Policy; John E. Rovensky Papers, MC116, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Related Materials

This collection is part of a group of 28 Mudd Manuscript Library collections related to 20th century economic thought and development which were processed as part of a National Historical Publications and Records Commission funded project. Researchers wishing to access these collections should search for the subject "Economics--20th century" or related terms in the Princeton University Library Main Catalog. Collections at the Mudd Manuscript Library of particular relevance to the John E. Rovensky Papers include the records of the Economists' National Committee on Monetary Policy and the papers of two other individuals involved with the Committee, Edwin W. Kemmerer and Walter E. Spahr.


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