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Andrew Court Papers

 Collection
Identifier: LP001299
The papers of Mr. Court reflect his work with these two organizations.

Important subjects covered in the collection are: GM market research Technical suggestions Car registrations Auto sales analysis Fuel economy Comments on business conditions

Series Description: Series I. Automobile manufacturers Association. 1930-1940. Auto Sales Analysis, Circulars, letters, releases, and work programs.

Series II. General Motors Corporation. 1940-1966. Comments on business conditions, absenteeism, GM research, car registrations, fuel economy, technical suggestions.

Dates

  • 1940 - 1966
  • Majority of material found within 1940 - 1966

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials. Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials. Restrictions: Researchers may encounter records of a sensitive nature – personnel files, case records and those involving investigations, legal and other private matters. Privacy laws and restrictions imposed by the Library prohibit the use of names and other personal information which might identify an individual, except with written permission from the Director and/or the donor.

Extent

4 Linear Feet (8 MB)

Abstract

Andrew Court served as an economist for the Automobile Manufacturers Association (AMA) and General Motors. Mr. Court’s papers reflect his work with these two organizations.

History

Mr. Court worked for the Automobile Manufacturers Association (AMA) and the General Motors Corporation (GM) as an economist.

Arrangement

Arranged in 2 series – Series 1 (Boxes 1-2), and Series 2 (Boxes 2-8). Folders are arranged chronologically in by subject or type of material.

Acquisition

The papers of Andrew T. Court were placed in the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in December of 1980.

Transfers

1959 General Motors Management Conference material available in Archives Library.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library in December 1989.
Title
Guide to the Andrew Court Papers
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Date
1989-12
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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