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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Biographical Note

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Dan Throop Smith Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1935-1982
    Collection number: 73039
    Creator: Smith, Dan Throop, 1907-1982.
    Collection Size: 53 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (23.4 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Speeches and writings, correspondence, minutes, reports, memoranda, notes, clippings, and other printed matter, relating primarily to tax policy in the U.S.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Boxes 49-51 closed indefinitely.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Dan Throop Smith Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1973.


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Access Points

    Taxation--United States.
    United States--Politics and government.
    United States--Economic conditions.

    Biographical Note

    1907, Nov. 20 Born, Chicago, Illinois
    1928 A.B, Stanford University
    1934 Ph.D., Harvard University
    1936 Author, Deficits and Depressions
    1949 Author, Taxable and Business Income (joint author with J. K. Butters)
    1952 Author, Effects of Taxation, Corporate Financial Policy
    1961 Author, Federal Tax Reform, The Issues and a Program
    1963 President, Tax Institute of America, Inc.
    1967 President, National Tax Association
    1968 Author, Tax Factors in Business Decisions
    1973 Co-author, What You Should Know about the Value Added Tax (with James B. Webber and Carol M. Cerf) 1981-1982 Consultant, Office of Program Development, White House
    1982, May 30 died, Stanford, California