Walther Lederer, 1929-2003

Descriptive Identification

Unit ID
ger120
Collection
X
Repository
M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections & Archives
Extent
7 cubic ft.
creator
Lederer, Walther, 1908-
Location
The materials are located onsite in the department.
Language
English
Abstract
This collection contains material related to Walther Lederer and his family.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

Processed in 2016 by unprocessed.

Access

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Acquisition Information

All items in this collection were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives.

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Walther Lederer, 1929-2003. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Walther Lederer).

Historical Note

Walther Lederer came to the U.S. in 1933 and, after completing postgraduate work at the University of Iowa, held teaching positions at Hunter College in New York, the University of Delaware in Newark, and Queens College in New York. In 1942, Lederer accepted his first position in Washington, D.C. as an economist for the Board of Economic Welfare. In October 1945, he moved to the U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Business Economics, Balance of Payments Division, and in May 1954 became Chief of the Division. Lederer continued in that position until 1969.

Scope and Contents

This collection contains publications of Walther Lederer and of his uncle, Emil Lederer, correspondence between Walther and his first wife, Ruth Klein Lederer, 1929-1931, and biographical documents.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.

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