Harry and Roy Aitken Papers, 1909-1940

Contents List

Container Title
U.S. Mss BC
Series: Personal and Biographical Information
Box   1
Folder   1
Bibliographies
Box   1
Folder   2
Biography by H. G. Porter, 1940
Box   1
Folder   3
Blindness
Box   1
Folder   4
Christmas letters, 1933-1967
Class notes
Box   1
Folder   5
, 1897 Double taxation
Ely
Box   1
Folder   6
Distribution of wealth, 1896-1897
Box   1
Folder   7
History of Economic Thought, 1897-1898
Box   1
Folder   8
Public Finance, 1897
Box   1
Folder   9
Seminar, 1898, March
Box   1
Folder   10
Social Ethics, 1896
Box   1
Folder   11
Miscellaneous notes
Box   1
Folder   12
Turner
Box   1
Folder   5
Clippings re HCT
Box   2
Folder   1
Diary (re European study), 1899-1901
Tape 2061A
Dictation
No.   1
HCT conversation with his physician regarding his physical condition and a conversation with the real estate agent regarding sale of Indian Queen Point, undated
No.   2
Confucius and 31 sayings for daily use; also including HCT 1900 tour of European farms, discussion of teaching methods and experiences in agricultural economics
No.   3
Gandhi; and discussion of labor management problems; discussion of Darlington, Wisconsin, undated
No.   4
Human physiology; discussion of the role of agriculture in the political, cultural, and social transformation of America, undated
No.   5
Letter to Halbert and Elizabeth Dunn re research and work of Imperial Flower and events in Naples, Florida, undated
No.   6
Proposal for an unidentified book on agricultural economics, undated
No.   7
Tours as a source of information for agricultural economists, undated
No.   8
Comments on agricultural bill and other agricultural subjects, undated
No.   9
Rethinking the Farmer's Price Problem, undated
No.   10
1900 tour of Germany and France, 1960
No.   11
Letter re death and biblical passages, undated
No.   12
Changes in farm technology and business at Tarpleywick, undated
No.   13
Notes on tour of European farming about 1900, undated
No.   14
English, French, and German farms, 1900-1960's, undated
No.   15
Eulogy of Benjamin H. Hibbard, together with poetry, music, and scripture reading
No.   16
Unidentified interview, undated
No.   17
Agricultural tours of Europe and Scotland, 1899, 1925, 1934
No.   18
Discussion on the changes in farming at Tarpleywick, undated
No.   19
H. L. Dunn, “An Antidote to War,” undated
No.   20
H. L. Dunn on world peace, undated
No.   21
Notes on European trips, 1890-1960's, undated
U.S. Mss BC
Box   2
Folder   2
Gerontology, 1896-1897
Box   2
Folder   3
Honors and awards
Box   2
Folder   4
Income taxes, 1961-1967
Indian Queen Point property
Box   2
Folder   5
American Friends Service Committee, 1959-1961
Box   2
Folder   6
Appliances, 1965-1967
Box   2
Folder   7
Becker, Mary Dewees, 1951-1963
Box   2
Folder   8
Hunt, Alan Reeve, 1962-1966
Box   2
Folder   9
Keck, George Reed, 1944-1948
Box   2
Folder   10
Previews, 1963-1965
Box   2
Folder   11
Van Clagett (attorney), 1944-1961
Box   2
Folder   12
After 1963
Box   2
Folder   13
Investments, 1963-1968
Box   2
Folder   14
Medical history, 1943-1963
Box   3
Folder   1
Miscellany
Box   3
Folder   2
Obituaries
Box   3
Folder   3
Oral history
Note: Transcript available on microfilm in Historical Society Library.
Taylor, Anne Dewees
Box   3
Folder   4
General correspondence
Box   4
Folder   1
Agricultural history research, 1939
Box   4
Folder   2
Condolences on her death, 1959
Box   4
Folder   3
Estate, 1959
Box   4
Folder   4
Professional career, 1906-1948
Box   4
Folder   5-6
Taylor family correspondence, 1899-1901, and transcript
Box   4
Folder   7-8
Miscellaneous family correspondence
Box   27
Folder   6
Miscellaneous family and personal correspondence
Series: Correspondence
Box   4
Folder   8A
List of correspondents in Appendix, 1964
Box   4
Folder   9
A
Box   4
Folder   10-11
Abrahamsen - Ackerman
Box   5
Adams - Azzi
Box   6
Bacon - Becker, Joseph
Box   7
Becker, Paul - Butterfield
Box   8
Butz - Commons, John R.
Box   9
Cordliffe - Dunn
Box   10
Dupasquier - Ely (Personalia)
Box   11
Ely, continued - Flanders
Box   12
Fleming - Gwinn
Box   13
Hackett - Hocking, Wm. Ernest
Box   14
Hocking, continued - I
Box   15
Jackman - Lamson
Box   16
Landis - Lowden
Box   17
Lubelsky - Maxwell
Box   18
Mead - Morehouse, Edward (1935-1965)
Box   19
Morehouse, Edward (1966-1968) - N
Box   20
O'Brien - Phillips
Box   21
Piquet - Russell, H. L.
Box   22
Russell, E. John - Schultz
Box   23
Schwind - Spillman, Ramsay
Box   24
Spillman, W. J. - Taylor, Carl
Box   25
Taylor, Esther - Wallace, Henry A. (1921-1937)
Box   26
Wallace, Henry A. (1938-1959) - Wilson, James W.
Box   27
Folder   1-4
Wilson, M. L. - Z
Box   27
Folder   5
Unidentified signatures
Series: Writings
Subseries: Articles and short pieces
Box   28
Folder   1-6
1894-1916
Box   28
Folder   8-9
1917-1919, General
Box   28
Folder   7
Syllabus for Agricultural Economics 1, 1917
Box   28
Folder   10
“How to acquire a farm,” 1919
Box   28
Folder   11-12
1920-1921
Box   29
Folder   1-7
1921-1927, General
“The Share of Agriculture in the National Income,” 1927
Box   29
Folder   8
Drafts
Box   30
Folder   1
Clippings
Box   30
Folder   2
Correspondence
Box   30
Folder   3
“The Economic Setting of the Farm Depression,” 1927
Box   30
Folder   4-8
1928-1937, General
Box   30
Folder   9
“The Farmer's Price Problem,” 1937
Box   30
Folder   10
1938, General
Box   30
Folder   11
“Land Tenure and the Social Control of the Use of Land,” 1938
Box   30
Folder   12
1939, General
Box   31
Folder   1
“Early History of Agricultural Economics,” 1939
Box   31
Folder   2
1940, General
Box   31
Folder   3
“Economic Groupism and the Church,” 1940
Box   31
Folder   4
“The Spirit of the Clan” (fiction), 1940
Box   31
Folder   5
1941, General
Box   31
Folder   6
“Development of Country Life Studies at the University of Wisconsin,” 1941
Box   31
Folder   8
1942-1943, General
Box   31
Folder   7
“Rights and Responsibilities of Agriculture in War,” 1942
Box   31
Folder   9
“Pressure Groups and the General Interest,” 1944
Box   31
Folder   10-11
1944-1945
Box   31
Folder   13-15
1946-1954, General
Box   31
Folder   12
“How Britain Can Best Contribute to World Peace and Her Own Survival,” 1946
Box   32
Folder   1
“Uncle Sam and the Farmer,” 1954
Box   32
Folder   2
1955-1956
Box   32
Folder   3
, 1958 Hibbard lecture
Box   32
Folder   4
1960-1967, undated, General
Box   32
Folder   5
“The Farmer's Price Problem,” 1963
Box   32
Folder   6
“Great Britain's Economic Situation,” 1965
Undated short works
Box   32
Folder   7
, 1907 automobile tour
Box   32
Folder   8
“The Rockefellers Saved My Career”
Box   32
Folder   9
“Toward an Understanding of the Cold War”
Subseries: Books
Box   32
Folder   10
Introduction to the Study of Agricultural Economics, 1905, Reviews and contract
Box   32
Folder   11
Economic status of the American Farm, 1918
Box   32
Folder   12
Principles of Agricultural Economics, 1919, Reviews, comments, and correspondence
Agricultural Department memoirs
Drafts
Box   33
Folder   1
“Six Years of Opportunity,” pre-1925 draft
“Six Years at Washington”
Box   33
Folder   2
, 1925 Draft
Box   33
Folder   3
Deleted pages
Box   33
Folder   4
“Six Years of Opportunity,” post-1925 draft
Box   33
Folder   5
“Six Years of Opportunity,” post-1925 draft
Box   33
Folder   6
“A Farm Economist in Washington,” 1926 draft
Box   34
Folder   1
Correspondence, 1925-1932
Box   34
Folder   2
Adjustments: Parables and Allegories, 1931
World Trade in Agricultural Products
Box   34
Folder   3-4
Final typescript, 1943
Box   34
Folder   5
Correspondence
Box   34
Folder   6
Source material
Box   34
Folder   7
Reviews
Story of Agricultural Economics, 1953
Box   34
Folder   8
Working papers
Box   34
Folder   9
Comments by HCT on biographical interviews of Anne Dewees, undated
Anne Dewees notecards
Agricultural leaders--Biographical notes and interviews
Box   40
A-F
Box   41
G-O
Box   42
P-V
Box   43
W-Z
Subjects
Box   43
A-V
Box   44
W-Z
Box   44
States
Box   44
U.S. governmental agencies
Box   44
Publications
Box   35
Folder   1
Typesetters draft (deleted copy only)
Box   35
Folder   2
Correspondence
Box   35
Folder   3
Reviews
Box   35
Folder   4-5
Commentary during editorial review
History of Agricultural Economics in the United States (Unpublished), circa 1953
Box   35
Folder   6
Correspondence
Box   35
Folder   7-8
Part I (“Early History to 1908”)
Box   35
Folder   9-10
Part II-III (“Agricultural Economics at the University of Wisconsin”)
Box   36
Folder   1
Source materials (Reports and correspondence)
Box   36
Folder   2
Part IV (“Eight Years at Tarpleywick”)
Box   36
Folder   3
Part V (“A Farm Economist at D.C.”)
Plus Ultra (Unpublished autobiography)
Box   36
Folder   4-5
1960, January-February draft
Box   37
Folder   1
1960, March draft
Box   37
Folder   2-3
Final draft
Box   37
Folder   4
Alternative draft pages and sections
Box   37
Folder   5
Correspondence
Box   37
Folder   6
Notes
Light from the Land (Unpublished)
Box   37
Folder   7
“Glimpses of German Farming,” 1955
Box   37
Folder   8
“Food and Farm Land in West Germany,” 1956
“Food, Farmland, and World Peace,” circa 1957
Box   37
Folder   9
Incomplete manuscript
Box   37
Folder   10
“Cotton/silk deal”
Box   38
Folder   1-4
Final draft, circa 1961
Box   38
Folder   5
Resource material
Box   38
Folder   6
Fragments and working papers
Tarpleywick: A Century of Iowa Farming, 1970
Box   39
Folder   1
Draft
Box   39
Folder   2-3
Correspondence, 1964-1968
Box   39
Folder   4
Transcript of William E. Taylor farm records
Miscellaneous writings
Box   39
Folder   5
“Definitions”
Box   39
Folder   6-7
“Jottings and notes”
Series: Subject Files
Box   45
Folder   1
Allahabad Agricultural Institute, Minutes, 1947-1948
Box   45
Folder   2
American Youth Commission, 1938-1941, undated
Box   45
Folder   3
“Bolsena Miracle,” undated
Box   45
Folder   4
Carnegie Institute, Land tenure research, 1905-1910
Box   45
Folder   4A
Chamber of Commerce policy, 1945
Box   45
Folder   5
Congress on Education for Democracy, 1939
Box   45
Folder   6
Cost accounting research project, 1906-1910
Box   45
Folder   7
Cotton standards, 1923-1963
Box   45
Folder   8
Davenport, Eugene, 1947
Box   45
Folder   9
Denmark research, 1935-1946
Box   45
Folder   10
Dot maps, 1906-1922, 1947
Box   45
Folder   11
Drake University chimes, 1937-1957, undated
Box   45
Folder   12
Dunlap, Rennie, 1925-1926
Box   45
Folder   13
Export business, 1947
Box   45
Folder   14
Farm Equipment Institute, 1931-1938
Farm Foundation
Box   45
Folder   15
HCT calendar, 1936-1937
Box   45
Folder   16
Miscellany
Box   45
Folder   17
Progress reports on agricultural economics research, 1945-1948
Reports
Box   45
Folder   18
Inventory , (1936-1945)
Box   45
Folder   19
1936-1943
Box   46
Folder   1
1943-1945
Box   46
Folder   2
Southern tour, 1941-1942
Box   46
Folder   3
Farm Hands Club, 1922
Farm management
Box   46
Folder   4
History correspondence, 1946-1947
Box   46
Folder   5
Land grant colleges, 1922-1947
Box   46
Folder   6
Farm tenancy report, 1937
Box   46
Folder   7
Florida agriculture, 1963
Box   46
Folder   8
Florida trip correspondence, 1924
Box   46
Folder   9
France, Typed notes on 1960 tour
Note: See also “Light From the Land.”
Box   46
Folder   9A
“Future of American Farmer,” circa 1927-1928 (unknown authorship)
Germany
Box   46
Folder   10
County life paper by Clifford Hatfield, 1921
Box   46
Folder   11
HCT notes, 1954
Box   47
Folder   1
Hill, William, 1939
Box   47
Folder   2
Houston, David, circa 1915
Box   47
Folder   3
Human physiology, 1963-1964
Box   47
Folder   4
Hunt, T. F., 1947
Box   47
Folder   5
Industrial cooperation meeting, 1943
Institute for Research in Land Economics
Box   47
Folder   6
Miscellany
Box   47
Folder   7
Journal of Economics, 1924-1928
Box   47
Folder   8
International Institute of Agriculture Miscellany, undated
Box   47
Folder   9
International Wheat Council, 1947
Box   47
Folder   10
Italian agriculture, 1934
Box   47
Folder   11
Japan, 1956-1968
Box   47
Folder   12
Kentish plow, 1964-1965
Layman's Commission on Foreign Missions, 1932
Box   47
Folder   13
A. L. Carson research
Box   47
Folder   14
Conferences on rural work, 1931-1932
Box   47
Folder   15
National agricultural reports
Box   47
Folder   16
HCT reports on China
Box   48
Folder   1-4
HCT reports on China, continued
Box   48
Folder   5
HCT reports on India
Box   48
Folder   6
HCT reports on Japan
Box   48
Folder   7
Miscellany
Box   48
Folder   7A
Lease system sample questionnaire, 1902
Box   48
Folder   8
Lewis, John L.--Recollections, 1938
Box   48
Folder   9
Marketing research correspondence, 1948
Box   49
Folder   1
Master farmers of Iowa, 1928
Box   49
Folder   2
Medical Care Costs, Committee on, 1927
Box   49
Folder   3
Murray, Charles B., 1947
Box   49
Folder   4
Nutrition, Conference for Defense, 1941
Box   49
Folder   5
Northern Great Plains Council Health Committee, 1945
Box   49
Folder   6
Occupational outlook for youth, 1936-1940
Box   49
Folder   7
Occupational Outlook Service, 1938-1939
Box   49
Folder   8
Parity, 1923-1924, undated
Box   49
Folder   9
Parity Conference, 1922
Box   49
Folder   10
Price study notes by E. E. Viel, circa 1930
Box   49
Folder   10A
Processing tax, 1935
Box   49
Folder   11
Research in agriculture, Survey of, by SSRC, 1927
Box   49
Folder   12
Rural Health Services Conference, 1945
Box   49
Folder   13
Rural youth, 1947
Box   50
Folder   1
Russian cooperatives, 1922?
Box   50
Folder   2
Social Sciences Research Council, 1926-1928
Box   50
Folder   3
“Sound on the Goose” expression
Box   50
Folder   4
Sugar beets, 1961
Box   50
Folder   5
Statistics, Paper on, by Roger Babson and Clarence Stone, 1922
Tarpleywick Experiment Farm (Syene, Wis.)
Box   50
Folder   6-7
Correspondence, 1913-1944
Box   55
Crop plats, 1912-1916
Box   50
Folder   8-9
Taylor-Hibbard Club, 1943-1967
Box   50
Folder   10
United Nations. Food and Agricultural Organization, 1945, 1949
Box   50
Folder   10A
United States. Department of Agriculture Miscellany
United States. Department of Agriculture. Bureau of Agricultural Economics
Box   50
Folder   11-12
Agricultural Outlook conference, Materials prepared for, 1923
Calendar of HCT
Box   50
Folder   13
1922, July-December
Box   51
Folder   1
1923-1924
Box   51
Folder   2-6
Commerce Department conflict, 1924-1925
Box   54
Folder   4
Consolidation outline for BAE
Box   51
Folder   7
Export Commission plan
Box   51
Folder   8
European tour, 1924
Box   51
Folder   8A
Farm and Rural Life Division, 1924
Box   51
Folder   9
Forecasting methods
Box   51
Folder   10
Grain marketing conference, 1922
Box   51
Folder   11
Lecture to BAE staff, 1921-1922
Box   51
Folder   12
Northern Great Plains investigation, 1920-1922
Northwest trip
Box   52
Folder   1
Correspondence, 1923-1924
Box   52
Folder   2
Notes
Box   52
Folder   3
Miscellany
Box   52
Folder   4
Seed legislation conference, 1927
Box   52
Folder   5-6
Spring wheat, 1923
Staff conferences
Box   52
Folder   7-8
1921-1923
Box   53
Folder   1-3
1923-1925
Box   53
Folder   4
Taylor dismissal, 1926
Box   53
Folder   5
Telegrams, 1935
Box   53
Folder   6
Wheat Council
Box   52
Folder   9
Wheat grades
Box   54
Folder   1-2
Wheat grades conferences, 1922
Box   54
Folder   3
United States. Department of Agriculture. Graduate School, 1922-1963, undated
Box   54
Folder   5
University of Chicago. Agriculture and rural life group, 1945-1946
Box   54
Folder   6
University of Iowa, circa 1910--notes prepared by HCT, 1941
University of Wisconsin
Box   54
Folder   7
Land controversy, 1918-1919
Box   54
Folder   8
Short course student questionnaires, 1939
Vermont Commission on Country Life
Box   54
Folder   9
Interviews on HCT's role in VCCL, 1940
Box   54
Folder   10
Miscellany
Box   54
Folder   11
Wage research, circa 1937
Box   54
Folder   12
Wheat, 1962-1963