Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Here are entered works on the food and drink regularly consumed by an individual or group of people. Works on the sum of the physiological processes involved in the assimilation and utilization of nutrients for proper body functioning and health are entered under Nutrition. The latter heading may be subdivided by place to indicate the nutritional status of a group of people in the place.
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Call Number: MS 212
Summary: The papers consist of correspondence, diaries, writings, teaching files, and memorabilia documenting the professional career and personal life of Irving Fisher, a mathematician, political economist, author, inventor, and activist in social causes. The materials reflect Fisher's interests in economics, the League of Nations, monetary theory and policy, national politics, health reform, prohibition, nutrition, and other topics. Major correspondents include politicians, economists, members of the...
Dates: 1861-1976, bulk 1894-1947