About the Collection

This digital collection of the papers of Marriner S. Eccles, chairman (1934-1948) and member (1948-1951) of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, provides research material about the Federal Reserve System, particularly during the 1930s and 1940s, as well as Marriner Eccles’s role in monetary and fiscal systems of the United States during those years. Materials are held by the University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Special Collections Department.

The collection available at the University of Utah contains papers from the period 1910 through 1985; the documents selected for digitization here represent only a portion of the complete collection and focus on the years when Marriner Eccles was working within the Federal Reserve System. The finding aid for the complete collection is available at http://nwda.orbiscascade.org/ark:/80444/xv88424

The physical collection of source documents for this digitized collection is located at the following address:

J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Special Collections
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-0830
Tel: 1-801-581-8863

It is recommended that visitors call ahead to ensure access to the collection.