A Guide to the Edward Everett Hale Papers, 1947-1950
Edward Everett Hale (1893-1975) was an economist, government official, labor arbitrator and University of Texas at Austin Professor of Economics and Chairman of the University of Texas Department of Economics. Before joining the University of Texas, he served as a director of the San Antonio Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (1948-1950).
The Edward Everett Hale Papers, 1947-1950, contain documents produced and accumulated by Hale while he was a member of the Board of Directors of the San Antonio Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. The material concerns the routine activities of the Board, as well as data and analysis relating to the banking, commercial, industrial, and agricultural sectors of the economy of the area served by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
Monthly reports contain general information as to the status of leading industries in Texas, and correspondence relates generally to planning of board meetings. The collection also includes addresses, circulars, correspondence, financial statements, memoranda, and statistics.
This collection is open for research use.
Edward Everett Hale Papers, 1947-1950, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s “History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project,” 2009-2011.
Detailed Description of the Papers