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Murray Reed Benedict papers BANC MSS 2009/109
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  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Alternate Forms Available
  • Separated Material
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • System of Arrangement
  • Processing Information
  • Biographical Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: The Bancroft Library
    Title: Murray Reed Benedict papers
    Identifier/Call Number: BANC MSS 2009/109
    Physical Description: 32 linear feet 25 cartons, 2 boxes, 2 oversize folders
    Date (inclusive): 1905-1984
    Date (bulk): bulk, 1931-1961
    Abstract: The Murray R. Benedict Papers document Benedict's career as a professor of Agricultural Economics at the University of California, Berkeley from 1931 to 1961. Included in the papers are course materials, subject files, information on his committee work and publications. A small amount of personal material is also included in the collection.
    Language of Material: Collection materials are in English
    Many of the Bancroft Library collections are stored offsite and advance notice may be required for use. For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

    Publication Rights

    Materials in this collection may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley 94720-6000. See: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/reference/permissions.html.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Murray Reed Benedict Papers, BANC MSS 2009/109, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Alternate Forms Available

    There are no alternate forms of this collection.

    Separated Material

    Photographs have been transferred to the Pictorial Collections of the Bancroft Library.

    Acquisition Information

    Transferred from the American Heritage Center at the University of Wyoming in 2009.

    Accruals

    No additions are expected.

    System of Arrangement

    Arranged to the container level.

    Processing Information

    Processed by staff in 2011.

    Biographical Information

    Murray Reed Benedict was born in 1882 in Wisconsin. Benedict received his B.S. degree at the University of Washington. He was awarded his Ph.D. in Economics from Harvard University in 1931 at which point he joined the faculty of the University of California at Berkeley. He taught Agricultural Economics at the University of California until his retirement in 1961. Dr. Benedict died in 1980.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The Murray R. Benedict Papers document Benedict's career as a professor of Agricultural Economics at the University of California, Berkeley from 1931 to 1961. Included in the papers are course materials, subject files, information on his committee work and publications. A small amount of personal material is also included in the collection.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Agriculture--Economic aspects--United States
    Agriculture--Economic aspects--California
    Faculty papers
    Agriculture--Economic aspects--Study and teaching
    Benedict, Murray R. (Murray Reed)--Archives
    University of California, Berkeley. Dept. of Agricultural Economics
    Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics