Guy Stevens Callender research papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Guy Stevens Callender research papers
Inclusive Dates: Approximately 1909
Collection Number: mssCallender
Collector: Callender, Guy Stevens, 1865-1915
Extent: 1,315 pieces in 2 boxes
Repository: The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
Manuscripts Department
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, California 91108
Phone: (626) 405-2191
Fax: (626) 449-5720
Abstract: Carbon copies of the typewritten notes of Guy Stevens Callender for the "Economic history of the United States since the Civil War."
Language of Material: The records are in English.

Administrative Information


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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

Guy Stevens Callender research papers, The Huntington Library, San Marino, California.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Max Ferrand, 1942.


Guy Stevens Callender (1865-1915) completed his Ph.D. in political science at Harvard 1987. During the period 1895-1903, he was an instructor at Wellesley, Harvard, and Bowdoin College.
A leading authority in the field of economic history, Mr. Callender occupied the Chair of Political Economy at the Sheffield Scientific School of Yale from 1903 until his death in 1915.

Scope and Content

These papers consist entirely of typewritten notes made from Guy Stevens Callender’s original ones on the general topic - the Economic History of the United States since the Civil War.
According to Max Ferrand, the notes were too incomplete for publication. However, it was thought desirable to have them made available to students at Yale. The original typed copy of these notes is deposited at Yale.

Indexing Terms

Personal Names

Callender, Guy Stevens, 1865-1915 -- Archives

Corporate Names

Yale University. Sheffield Scientific School -- Faculty -- Archives


Economics -- United States -- Archives
Historians -- United States -- Archives

Geographic Areas

United States -- Economic conditions -- 19th century


Research (document genres) -- United States -- 19th century


Box 1

Guy Stevens Callender research notes

Topics include: Memorandum regarding Guy Stevens Callender by Max Ferrand; Economic Aspects of the Civil War; Emancipation; Reconstruction; Negro Suffrage; Condition and prospects of the Negro; Capitalistic development; Diversification of industry; Economic conditions and American society; Growth of manufactures; Tariff policy; and Laboring class and labor problems
Box 2

Guy Stevens Callender research notes

Topics include: Immigration; Agriculture; Southern industry - cotton; Agrarian problems; Transportation; Monopoly; Protection; Foreign Trade; Ohio; Invention of labor-saving machinery; and Graduate topics