Rudolf Ernst Freund Letter and Essay 1945

Summary
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Creator
Freund, Rudolf Ernst, 1901-1955
Size
0.025 linear feet (1 folder)
Call number
MSS 00057

Rudolf Ernst Freund (1901-1955) was a professor of Agricultural Economics at North Carolina State College (later North Carolina State University) from 1946 to 1955. The Rudolf Ernst Freund Letter and Essay contains a letter from historian Carl Becker and a short paper written by Freund.

Biographical/historical note

Rudolf Ernst Freund (1901-1955) was a professor of Agricultural Economics at North Carolina State University from 1946 to 1955. Freund was born in Psorzheim, Germany and received his Ph.D. from Heidelburg University. He left Germany in 1934 because of Hitler's rising regime and went to Sweden. He taught at the University of Virginia from 1939 to 1946 before joining the faculty at North Carolina State College.

Scope/content

The Rudolf Ernst Freund Letter and Essay contains a letter (and accompanying envelope) from historian Carl Becker, dated January 12, 1945. In the letter, Becker discusses Freund's paper on historian Frederick Jackson Turner. The collection also includes a paper written by Freund entitled "What is the Berlin Crisis Really About?"

Access to the collection

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access will require additional advanced notice. Copies of digital files will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request.

Use of these materials

North Carolina State University does not own copyright to this collection. Individuals obtaining materials from the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections Research Center are responsible for using the works in conformance with United States copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of Item], Rudolf Ernst Freund Letter and Essay, MSS 00057, Special Collections Research Center, NC State University Libraries, Raleigh, North Carolina.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Mrs. Susanne H. Freund, Raleigh, North Carolina, April 26, 1972.

Processing information

Processed by Special Collections staff, 2004; updated by Susan C. Rodriguez, 2015 November.

Letter to Freund from Carl Becker January 12, 1945
MSS legalbox 2, Folder 00057-1
"What is the Berlin Crisis Really About?", [no date]
MSS legalbox 2, Folder 00057-1

Access to the collection

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access will require additional advanced notice. Copies of digital files will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Rudolf Ernst Freund Letter and Essay, MSS 00057, NC State University Libraries Special Collections Research Center

Use of these materials

North Carolina State University does not own copyright to this collection. Individuals obtaining materials from the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections Research Center are responsible for using the works in conformance with United States copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.