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Guide to the Homer Jones Papers, 1928-1986

Collection Overview

Chiefly professional papers of Jones, but also includes some materials of his wife Alice Hanson Jones, and University of Iowa professor Frank Hyneman Knight, relating to their careers as economists. Includes correspondence, printed material, and writings and speeches that relate to Jones's advocacy of monetarist economic theory, the Korean economy, and work for the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and the Shadow Open Market Committee.

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Collection Details

Collection Number
Homer Jones papers
Jones, Homer
1.5 Linear Feet, 600 Items
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library

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[Identification of item], Homer Jones Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

1962-1969, 1985
Box 1
Complimentary letters, 1964-1971
Box 1
Congratulatory letters, promotion to Senior Vice-President. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, 1967-1969
Box 1
Knight, Frank H., office correspondence
Box 1
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Eighth Annual Economic Policy Conference, 1983-1984
Box 1
Knight, Frank H., articles, 1924-1934, undated
(2 folders)
Box 1
Knight, Frank H., Economics 201-304, lecture, notes, 1929-1934,
(5 folders)
Box 2
Shadow Open Market Committee, 1981-1982
Box 2
“Dissertation, Facilitating the Flow of Saving into Private Investment,” 1949
Box 3
Jones, Homer, writings, resumes 1933-1969,
(2 folders)
Box 3
Shadow Open Market Committee, notes, 1979-1980, undated
Box 3
Shadow Open Market Committee, writings, 1980
Box 3
1962-1984, undated
Box 3

Historical Note

Homer Jones is an economist.

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