Guide to the Frank Allan Hanna Papers, 1920-[ca. 1965]

Collection Overview

Primarily professional papers documenting Hanna's research for the Social Science Research Committee, the American Statistical Association, the Conference on Research in Income and Wealth, and other organizations; subjects include an analysis of census and manufacturing data, and the distribution of income and wealth. Other professional papers include general correspondence dated 1948 to 1956, and materials concerning Hanna's book, The Compilation of Manufacturing Statistics.

Descriptive Summary

Collection Number
Frank Allan Hanna papers
1920-[ca. 1965]
Hanna, Frank Allan, 1907-1978
7.5 Linear Feet, 2800 Items
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access & Use

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warning Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

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Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection.

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The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

Contents of the Collection

Contents of Box 1:
Box 1
Chronological Files and Paid Bills
Box 1
Contents of Box 2:
Box 2
Committee Files
Box 2
IRS/Research Files
Box 2
Contents of Box 3:
Box 3
Work Materials: The Compilation of Manufacturing Statistics and Other Papers
Box 3
Contents of Box 4:
Box 4
Income Conference Papers
Box 4
Contents of Box 5:
Box 5
Papers: Miscellany
Box 5
Contents of Box 6:
Box 6
Excess Work Materials-- State Income Differentials
Box 6
Excess Work Materials-- The Compilation of Manufacturing Statistics
Box 6
Mimeo MS-vol. 9--Wisconsin Income
Box 6
Paid Bill--prior to 1953
Box 6
Personal Papers--real estate, family, etc.
Box 6

Historical Note

Economist; professor of economics at Duke University.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Frank Allan Hanna Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.


The Frank Allan Hanna Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1986.

Processing Information

Processed by Don Sechler

Completed July 27, 1998

Encoded by Walt Evans