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Guide to the Frederick Joerg Papers, 1942-1967

Abstract

Frederick Joerg joined Duke University in 1948 as an assistant professor of Economics. He later became a professor of Business Administration and Forest Management, and he worked in university administration as the Assistant Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and Assistant Provost for Academic Administration starting in the 1960s. Joerg retired in 1983.

Material includes lecture notes, papers concerning the Southeastern Personnel Conference, and papers related to Joerg's administrative duties at Duke.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
University Archives, Duke University
Creator
Joerg, Frederick.
Title
Frederick Joerg papers circa 1942-1967
Language of Material
English
Extent
3.0 Linear Feet, 2000 Items
Location
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Collection Overview

Material includes lecture notes, papers concerning the Southeastern Personnel Conference, and papers related to Joerg's administrative duties at Duke.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open for research.

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Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Contents of the Collection

Container List, circa 1942-1967

3.0 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Correspondence, 1950-1952
Box 1
Correspondence, 1962
Box 1
Correspondence, 1963-1964
Box 1
Southeastern Personnel Conference (SPC) attendance, 1942
Box 1
SPC, 1953-1957
Box 1
Correspondence, SPC, 1957-1962
Box 1
SPC, 1963-1964
Box 1
Conference photos, circa 1947-1954
Box 1
SPC, miscellaneous brochures, memos
Box 1
Dept. and Univ. correspondence, 1961
Box 1
Miscellaneous correspondence, memos, incl. Undergraduate Faculty Council
Box 1
UFC information, 1963-1964
Box 1
Committee on Undergraduate Instruction, correspondence, 1964-1965
Box 1
Men's SGA report, 1962
Box 1
ID and Training of Potential Scholars
Box 1
Business/Econ dept., planning, memoranda, 1959-1960
Box 1
General tax info, 1955-1958
Box 1
Econ reading notes, 1947-1967
Box 2
Quiz, Exam, 1957
Box 2
Class notes on business development company
Box 2
Corporation Finance class notes, 1949, undated
Box 2
Econ 181 Exams, quizzes
Box 2
Reading notes, undated
Box 2
Harvard Business School, Business econ notes, exercises, 1958-1959
Box 2
Class notes, investments, undated
Box 2
Corporation Finance, reading and class notes
Box 2
Queens College Administrative Policy class, 1961
Box 2
Econ 143 notes, undated
Box 2
Business/Finance reading notes
Box 2
Queens Evening College, administrative practices, class notes, memos, undated
Box 2
Econ 143 class notes, exercises
Box 2
Econ 144 class notes, exercises
Box 2
Econ 144 notes, 1959
Box 2
Dept, Duke, minutes, policies
Box 2
Financial management
Box 2
Business Law notes, 1964
Box 2
Correspondence, memos, re: economics major, 1965
Box 2
Econ 143 notes and documents, 1951
Box 2
Econ development notes, 1963
Box 2
Investments, notes and quizzes, undated
Box 2
Macro econ notes
Box 2
Econ 143 class exercises, 1962
Box 2
Dept. memos, 1961
Box 2
Micro econ notes
Box 2
Investments notes
Box 2
Micro econ class notes
Box 2
Corporate finance, notes and quizzes
Box 2
Corporate finance reading notes
Box 2
Course materials from other programs/schools
Box 2

Historical Note

Frederick Joerg joined Duke University in 1948 as an assistant professor of Economics; he retired in 1983. During his time at Duke Joerg taught as a professor of economics, business administration and forest management. Additionally he served as assistant dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, and as assistant provost for Academic Administration. Joerg passed away in 1983.

Chronology List

DateEvent(s)
1939Received Bachelor's Degree from Fordham University
1940-1946Worked and Taught at the Army Finance School
1947Received Masters in Business Administration from Harvard University
1948Becomes Assistant Professor of Economics at Duke University
1959Awarded a Fulbright Grant to Lecture and Study in Finland for the 1959-1960 Academic Year
1965Becomes Assistant Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences
1969Becomes Assistant Provost for Academic Affairs
1983Retires from Duke University to Live in New Hampshire
1983Passes Away

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Frederick Joerg Papers, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Frederick Joerg Papers were received by the University Archives as a transfer in 1979.

Processing Information

Processed by Kimberly Sims, February 2007

Encoded by Molly Bragg, April 2011

Accession A79-105 is described in this finding aid.

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.