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

 Collection
Identifier: 12/1/5

  • Staff Only
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 IESA 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 us at archives@northwestern.edu or 847-491-3136 to schedule an appointment to view the collection.

Extent

12.00 Boxes

Abstract

O'Neil was an instructor in business economics and statistics At Northwestern, while working on his doctorate. In 1956 he returned to Northwestern from North Carolina as associate professor of business administration. He held this position until 1958 when he was promoted to full professor. In 1963 his title was changed to professor of finance. 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.

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, Room 110
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3354