The purpose of the Beaufort District Collection is to acquire, preserve, maintain and make accessible a research collection of permanent value which records the history of our area.
Here are some suggestions to help you explain why Leon Keyserling deserves to be nominated to the SC Hall of Fame.
Leon Hirsch Keyserling,
Prepared by the Beaufort District Collection of the Beaufort County
Library a division of Beaufort County Government, Beaufort, South Carolina.
resources are available through the Beaufort District Collection of the Beaufort County Library. Please visit your
local Beaufort County Library branch or the Beaufort
District Collection to view or borrow these materials. Please note that
materials available only through the Beaufort District Collection (BDC) are not
available for checkout. Normal visiting hours are Monday – Friday:
10:00AM – 5:00PM; the BDC is closed on Saturday and Sunday.
may be found at the following Beaufort
County Library locations:
District Collection (BDC)
Beaufort Branch Library (BEA)
Bluffton Branch Library (BLU)
Hilton Head Island Branch Library (HHI)
Lobeco Branch Library (LOB)
St. Helena Branch Library (STH)
Web based resources:
Biography Resource Center
database (DISCUS password required for access from home)
Cross Searchable Products, DISCUS databases
(DISCUS password required for access from home)
History Reference Center database,
(EBSCO password required for access from home)
“Leon Keyserling,” http://socialjustice.ccnmtl.columbia.edu/index.php/Leon_Keyserling.
Some Leon Keyserling Papers are at Georgetown
Other Leon Keyserling Papers are at the
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum posted at http://www.trumanlibrary.org/hstpaper/keyserli.htm.
“Designing Designing US Economic Policy:
An Analytical Biography of Leon H. Keyserling | Book Reviews, “is
posted at http://eh.net/bookreviews/library/0417
Read the obituary that ran in the
New York Times about him at http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9B0DE3DA1431F932A2575BC0A961948260.
Read the obituary that was published
in the Atlantic Economic Journal in September 1987 online at http://www.springerlink.com/content/4u72w736j7x65050/.
“Retrospectives: The Economics of Leon
Hirsch Keyserling,” by W. Robert Brazelton in the Journal of Economic
Perspectives, vol. 11, no. 4 (Fall 1997) is posted at http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/docs/meltzer/braret97.pdf.
“On the `Orthodoxy’ of Leon Hirsch
Keyserling: Selected Major Analytical and Policy Concepts,” by W.
Robert Brazelton in the American Economist, April 1, 2007 posted at http://www.allbusiness.com/government/government-bodies-offices-legislative/8902193-1.html.
“Leon Keyserling,” http://www.sourcewatch.org/index.php?title=Leon_Keyserling.
Read transcripts of the Oral History
Interviews with Leon H. Keyserling for the Harry S. Truman Library and
Museum at http://www.trumanlibrary.org/oralhist/keyserl.htm.
Come to the Beaufort
District Collection to see these items:
- 330 KEY American
Economic Studies, 1954- 1967 by Leon H. Keyserling, 1954
- Keyserling Family [BDC
Check out these materials
from the Beaufort County Library:
Entry in South Carolina Encyclopedia