Fonds uofa-10 - Travis W. Manning fonds

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Travis W. Manning fonds

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CA UOFA uofa-10

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3.36 m of textual records

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Agricultural economist, 1921- . Travis W. Manning was the first Chair (1962-1974) of the new Department of Agricultural Economics (now Rural Economy) at the University. When he retired in 1983 he was named Professor Emeritus. His special fields are marketing and natural resource economics.

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Fonds consists of these series: I Academic notes (1947-1980). Includes professional notebooks; student notebooks; term papers. II Correspondence ([1954]-1981). Includes officials of government departments and bureaus; colleagues from other universities. III Documents and reports (1958- 1980). Relates to the Department of Rural Sociology and the Governments of Alberta and Canada. IV Research (1950-1982). Includes manuscripts; notes; typescripts of publications. V Societies and conferences (1962-1982). Includes speeches, as well as material relating to the Canadian Agricultural Economics Society. VI University of Alberta committees (1962-1981). Includes annual reports; correspondence; memoranda; minutes.

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See also: Faculty of Agriculture

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