Guide to the Harry Morton Chambers Papers 1928-1942
Cage 152

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Chambers, Harry Morton
Title
Harry Morton Chambers Papers
ID
Cage 152
Date [inclusive]
1928-1942
Extent
2.0 boxes
General Physical Description note
.75 feet of linear shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
Harry Morton Chambers' correspondence, research and lecture notes, bibliographies, syllabi, exams, and other papers related to his teaching of economics at Washington State College.

Preferred Citation note

Harry Morton Chambers Papers, 1928-1942

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections Washington State University Libraries Pullman, WA

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Biographical/Historical note

Harry Morton Chambers (1888- ) was a registrar and instructor in economics at Washington State College circa 1920s-1940s. Additionally, Chambers was the WSU alumni secretary, the graduate manager, and the faculty adviser for the interfraternity council.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of correspondence, research and lecture notes, bibliographies, syllabi, exams, and other papers relating to Harry Morton Chambers' work as an economics instructor at Washington State College. Chambers' courses consisted of "Economics 100 and 101: Economic Development of the Pacific Northwest," "Economics 1," "Economics 2," "Economics 47: The Economic Development of the Land Grant College," and "Economics 20 and 21: Fairchild, Furniss, and Buck Elementary Economics."

The correspondence in the collection includes inquiries from Chambers to individuals and organizations requesting materials, reports, and charts to be utilized in his courses.

The collection also includes Chambers' lecture notes and maps of the United States and the Pacific Northwest.

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Arrangement note

This collection is arranged in a single series.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries 2013

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This collection was donated to the Washington State University Libraries in June of 1963 by Mrs. H. M. Chambers.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Washington State University. College of Business and Economics -- History

Geographic Name(s)

  • Northwest, Pacific -- Economic conditions
  • Northwest, Pacific -- Economic development -- Bibliography

Subject(s)

  • Colleges and Universities
  • Economics -- Study and teaching -- Washington (State)
  • Washington (State)

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Bibliography

"State College Alumni to Form Organization," Centralia Hub, March 25, 1920."President Lighty to Open Three Day Convention with Fourth Hour Synod," Washington State Evergreen (Pullman, WA), March 6, 1940.

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

Correspondence 1935 June-1936 July 

1 1

"The Growth of Trade through the Panama Canal" by Harry Morton Chambers 1929-1930 

1 2

Economics 100, Economic Development of the Pacific Northwest: lecture notes and maps circa 1930-1933 

1 3

Economics 101, Economic Development of the Pacific Northwest: lecture notes circa 1930-1938 

1 4

Economics 101, Economic Development of the Pacific Northwest: thesis subjects, exams, and maps circa 1929-1934 

1 5

Economics 101, Economic Development of the Pacific Northwest: class related materials circa 1934-1936 

1 6

Economics 1: syllabus, notes, and American Council Economics Test materials circa 1928-1929 

1 7

Economics 2: "abstracts and notes," bibliography, and business activity charts circa 1928-1942 

1 8

Economics 47, The Economic Development of the Land Grant College: lecture notes circa 1929-1936 

1 9

Economics 20 and 21, Fairchild, Furniss, and Buck Elementary Economics: syllabus, questions, and lecture notes undated 

2 10