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Raushenbush, Elizabeth Brandeis, 1896-1984. Papers of Elizabeth Brandeis Raushenbush, 1920-1967: A Finding Aid

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.
Call No.: 76-2
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Elizabeth Brandeis Raushenbush, 1896-1984
Title: Papers of Elizabeth Brandeis Raushenbush, 1920-1967
Date(s): 1920-1967
Quantity: 1.42 linear feet (1 carton, 1 file box)
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Correspondence, drafts of articles, lecture notes, etc., of Elizabeth Brandeis Raushenbush, economist and professor.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession number: 76-2
These papers of Elizabeth Raushenbush were given to the Schlesinger Library by Elizabeth Brandeis Raushenbush in January 1976.

Processing Information:

Preliminary inventory: June 1980
By: Sharon M. Vardamis

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Elizabeth Brandeis Raushenbush is held by the President and Fellows of Harvard College for the Schlesinger Library. Copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.
Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.

Preferred Citation:

Elizabeth Brandeis Raushenbush Papers, 1920-1967; item description, dates. 76-2, folder #. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

BIOGRAPHY

Elizabeth Brandeis Raushenbush: Educator. Born on April 25, 1896 in Boston, Massachusetts. BA, from Radcliffe college, 1918; University of Wisconsin, MA, 1924; Ph.D., 1928. Married Paul A. Raushenbush, July 2, 1925; one son, Walter B. Assistant Secretary, then Secretary of the Minimum Wage Board, Washington D.C., 1919-1923. Successively assistant instructor, assistant professor, associate professor, and professor at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1924- . Member, Wisconsin Migrant Commission, 1953- ; Chairman, Governor's Commission on Migratory Labor; member, National Consumers' League and League of Women Voters; member, State Board, Wisconsin League of Women Voters, 1950-1954, 1956-1958.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

The collection includes correspondence; manuscript and typescript drafts of articles and talks; reports on the activities of the Wisconsin League of Women Voters, 1955-1960; and material re: industrial legislation, taxation, and Right to Work legislation.

CONTAINER LIST

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Additional Index Terms

Economic assistance, Domestic--United States
Economists
Educators
Labor laws and legislation
Minimum wage
Right to labor
Beyer, Clara M. (Clara Mortenson)
Black, Hugo LaFayette, 1886-1971
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin
Proxmire, William
Radcliffe College--Alumni and alumnae
Switzer, Mary Elizabeth, 1900-1971
Wisconsin. Governor's Commission on Human Rights
Wisconsin. Minimum Wage Board

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