White, Harry Dexter, 1892-1948

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Harry Dexter White (1892-1948) was an economist with expertise in international finance and monetary issues. White served in the United States Department of the Treasury from 1934 to 1946 as Director of the Division of Monetary Research and as Assistant Secretary of the Treasury. He was also one of the principal architects of the Bretton Woods agreements in 1944 that established the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.

From the description of Harry Dexter White Papers, 1920-1955 (bulk 1935-1945). (Peking University Library). WorldCat record id: 156029399

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referencedIn Alger Hiss Family Papers, 1892-2004 Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
referencedIn Hiss, Alger. Alger Hiss family papers, 1892-2004. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Frank, Jerome, 1889-1957. Jerome New Frank papers, 1918-1972 (inclusive), 1929-1957 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Alger Hiss family. Alger Hiss family papers, 1892-2004. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf White, Harry Dexter, 1892-1948. Harry Dexter White Papers, 1920-1955 (bulk 1935-1945). Princeton University Library
referencedIn Papers, 1925-1997 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972. James F. Byrnes papers. 1879-2007, 1933-1972. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn Papers, 1944-1988 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Eddy, George A. Papers, 1925-1997. Harvard Law School Library, HLS Library
referencedIn Frank, Jerome, 1889-1957. Jerome New Frank papers, 1918-1972 (inclusive), 1929-1957 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Jerome New Frank papers, 1918-1972, 1929-1957 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Papers, 1923-1978 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn William H. Taylor Case Files, 1938-1957 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Papers, 1925-1997 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn J. B. Matthews Papers, 1862-1986 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn New York Times Company records. Arthur Hays Sulzberger papers, 1823-1999 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
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associatedWith Alger Hiss family. person
associatedWith Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972. person
associatedWith Eddy, George A. person
associatedWith Ferry, Elinor person
associatedWith Frank, Jerome, 1889-1957. person
associatedWith Hiss, Alger. person
associatedWith International Monetary Fund. corporateBody
associatedWith Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 person
associatedWith Morgenthau, Henry, 1856-1946. person
associatedWith New York Times Company corporateBody
associatedWith Scott, Byron. person
associatedWith United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference (1944 : Bretton Woods, N.H.) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Dept. of the Treasury. corporateBody
associatedWith World Bank. corporateBody
associatedWith Zeligs, Meyer Aaron, 1909-1978 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Europe
United States
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Economic assistance, American
Economics--20th century
World War, 1939-1945--Economic aspects
Gold standard
International finance
International economic relations
Economists
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Birth 1892-10-09

Death 1948-08-16

Americans

English

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