William Kirsch Papers, 1921-1954

Summary Information

Title: William Kirsch Papers
Inclusive Dates: 1921-1954

  • Kirsch, William, 1889-1956
Call Number: Wis Mss VN

Quantity: 3.7 c.f. (9 archives boxes, 1 volume)

Archival Locations:
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)

Papers of William Kirsch, a statistician, agricultural economist, and pioneer in the cooperative movement in Wisconsin. Included is personal and business correspondence, notes, articles, background information, and clippings. The bulk of the collection concerns Wisconsin agriculture, particularly marketing practices, the cooperative movement, and investigations of monopolistic practices in the dairy industry, particulary in the cheese industry. Correspondence includes letters from Senator Robert M. La Follette, Jr., and Congressman Merlin Hull on government hearings and actions affecting Wisconsin agriculture.

Language: English

URL to cite for this finding aid: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wiarchives.uw-whs-wis000vn
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