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John T. O'Neil (1913-1977) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 12/1/5
The John T. O'Neil Papers are arranged in seven main categories: biographical material; course material; case materials; materials related to the Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administration (IESA); items pertaining to University committees and administrative work; meeting and conference materials; and publications.

The biographical material includes several biographical information sheets, a small amount of correspondence (1961-1977), and miscellaneous other items.

The course and case materials include notes, schedules and curricula, and lists pertinent to O'Neil's teaching, primarily at Northwestern. Some student papers are also included.

The Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administration materials include agenda, minutes, reports, correspondence, budget records, and notes.

The meeting materials, which comprise the smallest category, relate to planning the programs for meetings (1959, 1964, 1971) in which O'Neil was involved.

The bulk of the material relative to his publications consists of correspondence and various drafts of Quantitative Controls for Business.

Dates

  • 1936-1977

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is stored off-site and requires 48 hours advance notice for retrieval. Please contact the McCormick Library at specialcollections@northwestern.edu or 847-491-3635 for more information or to schedule an appointment to view the collection.

Extent

12.00 Boxes

Abstract

John T. O'Neil became an instructor in business economics and statistics at Northwestern University, while working on his doctorate. In 1956 he returned to Northwestern as associate professor of business administration, becoming professor of finance in 1963. O'Neil also held several administrative positions at Northwestern, including assistant dean of the School of Commerce, and coordinator for the quantitative controls in business program. The John T. O'Neil Papers are arranged in seven main categories: biographical material; course material; case materials; materials related to the Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administration (IESA); items pertaining to University committees and administrative work; meeting and conference materials; and publications.

Arrangement

The John T. O'Neil papers are organized into: biographical material; course material (arranged by course number, plus miscellaneous materials and student papers); case material (in alphabetical order); Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administration (materials arranged in several clusters, each sub-arranged chronologically); University committees and administrative work (arranged by committee or school); meeting and conference materials (in chronological order); and publications (Cuantitative controls for business, and miscellaneous other materials).

Method of Acquisition

Transferred to the University Archives from Professor O'Neil's office, Fall, 1977.

Processing Information

William K. Beatty January, 1978
Title
Guide to the John T. O'Neil (1913-1977) Papers
Author
William K. Beatty
Date
01/01/1978
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Level 3
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3635