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COLLECTION Identifier: Arch AA1-T-XX

HBS Archives vertical file collection

Scope and Contents

The HBS Archives Vertical File Collection is an artificial collection consisting of single items either donated or transferred to the HBS Archives. The materials are of an ephemeral nature, including clippings, pamphlets, reports, and letters, collected and arranged by call number for ready reference. In general the materials document the history of HBS.


  • 1904-2018

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Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials stored onsite.HBS Archives collections require a secondary registration form, please contact for more information.

Conditions Governing Access

Restricted material has been identified. Note that box and folder lists of restricted material have been redacted.

Conditions Governing Access

Requests for materials from the HBS Archives vertical file collection must be made at the folder level.


32.5 linear feet (70 boxes)

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

The individual collections were received by Baker Library Special Collections by various donors. In some cases the source and dates are unknown.

Processing Information

Processed: December 2018 By: Baker Library Special Collection Staff

HBS Archives Vertical File Collection, 1904-2018: A Finding Aid Arch AA1-T-XX
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Repository Details

Part of the Baker Library Special Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University Repository

Baker Library Special Collections holds unique resources that focus on the evolution of business and industry, as well as the records of the Harvard Business School, documenting the institution's development over the last century. These rich and varied collections support research in a diverse range of fields such as business, economic, social and cultural history as well as the history of science and technology.

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