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Carey K. Ganong papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 22, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSF 139

Scope and Contents

The Carey Ganong papers include one folder containing a Memorial Day address (1941) by Carey Kierstead Ganong.


  • 1934 - 1941


Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Access Information

The collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

Some material in this collection is in the public domain, while other material copyrights are held by Purdue University. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.

Biographical Information

Carey K. Ganong was Professor of Economics at Purdue. He was a native born Canadian and received most of his education in Canadian institutions. His B. A. degree was obtained from Acadia University and his M.A. from the University of Toronto. In 1931 he obtained a Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin.

Before beginning his teaching career he had several years of experience in newspaper advertising work. He later held academic positions at Hamline University, Canadian Vocational School, Delhousie University and the University of Wisconsin, along with Purdue University. He held an enviable reputation both as a public speaker and an authority on American-Canadian economic relations.


0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)

Acquisition Information

Source and date of acquisition are unknown.

Processing Information

The material is housed in an acid-free folder and an acid-free box.
Carey K. Ganong papers
Mary A. Sego
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Edition statement
Second edition. Collection description first completed 2011-02-08.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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