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Edward Berman Letters

An inventory of his letters at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Berman, Edward, 1897-1938.
Title: Edward Berman Letters
Inclusive Dates: 1936
Quantity: 20 items (SC)
Abstract: Papers of the American author, professor of economics. Letters from insurance companies and others about Berman's 1936 book, Life insurance: a critical examination.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

Edward Berman was an American author and professor of economics at the University of Illinois, specializing inlabor economics. He is the author of several books and scholarly articles, and was for a time the editor of The American Economic Review.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Edward Berman Letters consist of incoming correspondence from insurance companies and others, concerning Berman's book, Life insurance: a critical examination.

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Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Subject Headings


Berman, Edward, 1897-1938.


Economists, United States.
Educators, United States.
Insurance, Life.

Genres and Forms

Letters (correspondence)



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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Edward Berman Letters,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Finding Aid Information

Created by: [Summit record]
Date: 2001-01-01
Revision history: 24 Aug 2007 - converted to EAD (MRC)

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