Frank W. Notestein papers, 1930-1977.

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Notestein, Frank W. (Frank Wallace), 1902-. Frank W. Notestein papers, 1930-1977.

Frank W. Notestein papers, 1930-1977.

The Frank W. Notestein Papers document his position as a leader in the field of population and fertility research through his involvement at Princeton University as the Director of the Office of Population Research and as a faculty member (although the papers do not include substantial information on his classes or students), as well as through his work with the Population Council and the Population Association of America. It also documents his significant advisory role to both the United Nations and the United States Government.

13.3 linear ft. (32 boxes)

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