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The Frederick Winslow Taylor Manuscript Archives

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Title

The Frederick Winslow Taylor Manuscript Archives

Subject

Stevens Institute of Technology. Library
Taylor, Frederick Winslow, 1856-1915
Engineers -- Correspondence
Industrial management

Description

Frederick Winslow Taylor (1856-1915), pioneered the application of engineering principles to shop management in the movement that came to be known as scientific management. The collection consists largely of Taylor's personal and work-related correspondence, including his communications with companies interested in implementing scientific management.

Also included are rough drafts of his major publications, translations of his works on scientific management and the cutting of metal, examples of forms developed to improve shop efficiency, glass slides of factories and offices using scientific management, articles written by Taylor on his system, and responses from readers.

Creator

Stevens Institute of Technology. Library

Contributor

Taylor, Frederick Winslow, 1856-1915

Format

Correspondence
Drafts (documents)

Language

eng

Additional Item Metadata

Temporal Coverage

1873-01-01 1918-12-31

Online Submission

No

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Local Project URL

http://www.stevens.edu/library/collections/fwtaylor.html

Institution Type

Academic library