Preliminary Inventory to the S. Herbert Frankel Papers, 1887-1975

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Preliminary Inventory to the S. Herbert Frankel Papers, 1887-1975

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

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  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 1999 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: S. Herbert Frankel Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1887-1975
Collection number: 78109
Creator: Frankel, S. Herbert (Sally Herbert), 1903-
Collection Size: 88 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 1 oversize folder. (37 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings, correspondence, statistics, reports, memoranda, notes, and commission proceedings, relating to economic conditions, finance, agriculture, mining, and transportation in South Africa, Rhodesia, and East Africa.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Sally Herbert Frankel Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Biographical/Historical Note

British economist; economic adviser to South African and Southern Rhodesian governments, 1941-1958.

Access Points

Agriculture--Africa, East.
Agriculture--South Africa.
Finance--South Africa.
Gold mines and mining--South Africa.
Mines and mineral resources--Zambia.
Mines and mineral resources--Zimbabwe.
National income--South Africa.
Railroads--Zambia.
Railroads--Zimbabwe.
Transportation--South Africa.
Africa.
Africa, East.
Africa, East--Economic conditions.
South Africa.
South Africa--Economic conditions.
Zambia.
Zambia--Economic conditions.
Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe--Economic conditions.


Container List

 

1 Research Material for Maize Book, Co-operation in Africa, Sugar Research, Memoranda, and Correspondence

 

2 Typed MS of Railway Book

 

Press Clipping, RE: Railway Policy of South Africa

 

Tariff Act 1925 - Amended 1926

 

Railway Rates, Commission, Figures

 

Johannesburg Town Plan 1934

 

Census Report on Transportation Workers, 1933

 

3 Railway Notes and Correspondence

 

4 MS of Railway Book, Charts and Rates

 

5 CSAR General Administration Folders, Mercantiles Conference, Rates, Railage on Coal

 

6 Distribution Costs Memorandum and Evidence, 1944

 

National Income - Southern Rhodesia

 

Railway & Harbours Working & Finance

 

Customs Tariff Commission

 

Correspondence RE: Coming of Age - Maskew Miller

 

Commission of Inquiry into Municipal Passenger Transport System, Power Station & Workshops - Johannesburg

 

7 The Low Grade Ore/Mines Commission Evidence

 

8-10 1932-45 - National Income of South Africa

 

11 1932-45 - National Income of South Africa - Draft of unpublished Book

 

12 1932-45 - National Income of South Africa - Tables

 

13 Memo on the Concept of National Income & its Calculation in South Africa

 

Correspondence on same

 

Reports on Same

 

Preliminary International Comparison of National Products & Internal Purchasing Power of Currencies - 1953

 

Various National Income Reports - Australia and Europe pre-war

 

14 Memo on the Sources of Information on African Social & Economic Condition by Dr. C. Leubuscher

 

15 Economic Development of South Africa Information

 

Gold Mining Articles

 

16 Capital Investment in Africa - Preliminary Survey

 

Notes, Maps and Correspondence (esp. RE: Gold Mining)

 

17 Capital Investment in Africa - Research Papers

 

Correspondence RE: Gold Mining Investigation

 

18 South African Institute of International Affairs - Source Material - 5/1946

 

19 South African Institute of International Affairs - Source Material - 5/1946 - Reports

 

20-21 1938 Commonwealth Conference - Australia

 

22 1938-45 - Financial & Economic Memoranda for South Africa

 

23 South African Treasury Advisory Council on Economic & Financial Policy 1941-45 (Frankel Economic Advisor to JH Hofmeyr)

 

24 1941-42 - Union of South Africa Miner's Phtisis Commission

 

25 1941-42 - Union of South Africa Miner's Phtisis Commission - Minutes

 

26 1941-42 - Union of South Africa Miner's Phtisis Commission - Unpublished Minutes

 

27 Rhodesian Railway Commission: Interim Report 1943, Part I

 

28 Rhodesian Railway Commission: Interim Report 1943, Part II -

Physical Description: oversized
 

29 Rhodesian Railway Commission

 

30-32 Rhodesian Railway Commission - Enquiry

 

33-34 Rhodesian Railway Commission - Enquiry - Record of Proceedings

 

35 1946 - Unpublished Report on Kenya - Future Economic Policy, etc.

 

Political Economy of Gold Coast and Ghana 1969 - Stephen Hymer

 

Gold Coast Mine Labour Reports - 1948

 

1947 Visit to Gold Coast - Correspondence and Reports

 

1948-51 - Overseas Food Corporation

 

36-37 Report on the Groundnut Mission/Scheme - East & Central Africa

 

38 East Africa Royal Commission - 1953-55

 

Land Tenure

 

39 Race Relations

 

Reports

 

Politics

 

40 Misc. Reports (Cotton Industry, Food Staples, Economy, etc.)

 

41 Economics, by country

 

Marketing & Distribution

 

Capital Investment & Financial Policies

 

Credit

 

Industries

 

42-43 Notes of Meetings & Visits

 

44 Miscellaneous Reports

 

45 Uganda Development Corp. Ltd.

 

46 Miscellaneous Reports

 

47 Miscellaneous Reports

 

48 Southern Province Report -

Physical Description: 2 copies
 

Drafts

 

Correspondence

 

49 Drafts of chapters for Report

 

50 District plans, memoranda, reports, notes:

 

Uganda

 

Tanganyika

 

East Africa

 

51 Kenya

 

South Rhodesia: Urban African Affairs Commission

 

52-53 Evidence & Statistical Material

 

54 Reports, legislation, setting up the commission

 

55 Notes & drafts by consultants

 

Notes on Urbanization

 

Replies to questionnaires

 

Authority documents

 

56 "The Return to Capital in the South African Gold Mining Industry, 1887-1965"

 

57 Correspondence

 

58 Oxford Calculations - COHORT

 

59-60 Data, Reports, Notes

 

61-69 Statistics

 

70 Transvaal Chamber of Mines Statements to Mining Industry Board

 

Gold Producers' Committee Statements

 

Revised Study - Bound

 

71-74 Unpublished Tables

 

75 1946-71 Oxford Lectures on Economic Development Policy, and Notes

 

76-86 Official & Personal Correspondence, 1925-75

Scope and Content Note

(box #79 is correspondence of Sally Frankel)
 

87 Public Lectures, Addresses and Articles, etc.

 

88-89 Capital investments in Africa - Statistics, Stock Quotes, etc.