- Hanson, Kermit O
- Kermit O. Hanson papers
- 1946-1988 (inclusive)19461988
- 1.42 cubic feet
- Collection Number
- (Accession No. 3393-003)
- Papers of a professor and dean of business administration at the University of Washington
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
- Access Restrictions
Open to all users.
- Funding for encoding this finding aid was partially provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Biographical NoteReturn to Top
Kermit O. Hanson was a professor of business administration, university administrator, and author. A native of Iowa, Hanson received both of his advanced degrees in economics from Iowa State University. He held positions with the Federal Land Bank of Omaha and with the Veterans Administration in Seattle before his appointment to the University of Washington faculty in 1948. Hanson later served as chairman of the department of accounting, finance and statistics (1955-1960), associate dean of the School of Business Administration (1959-1964) and dean of the School and Graduate School of Business Administration (1964-1981). In 1982, he was appointed to the rank of dean and professor emeritus. Hanson served as educational director of the Pacific Coast Banking School at the University of Washington from 1953 to 1981. He also founded the Pacific Rim Bankers Program in 1977.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
Kemit O. Hanson papers include biographical features, correspondence, reports, speeches and writings, seminars, photographs, testimony, student work, 1946-1988.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Kermit Hanson papers, Accession No. 3393-003. Special Collections, University of Washington Libraries, Seattle, Washington.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
Biographical FeaturesReturn to Top
Container(s): Box-folder 1/1-3
General Correspondence, 1946-1974Return to Top
Container(s): Box-folder 1/4-7
Intradepartmental Correspondence, 1948-1980Return to Top
Container(s): Box-folder 1/8
Interdepartmental Correspondence, 1951-1980Return to Top
Container(s): Box-folder 1/9
Student WorkReturn to Top
University of Washington
Iowa State University
ReportsReturn to Top
"The Inflationary Outlook, 1952 and What It Means for the Pacific Telephone System"
"The Report of the ad hoc Committee to Study the Situation in the University of Washington, School of Communications"
"Developing a Capital Improvement Plan for King County/ Part IV: Analysis and Recommendations-1970"
"Faculty Career Planning"
"The Dean's Task Force on the Future of the University of Washington"
Speeches and WritingsReturn to Top
"Business Schools in Perspective"
"Career Development in Banking" (Presentation to Billings, Montana bankers' group)
"Challenges to Business Leadership"
"Curriculum from an American Association of Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) Point of View" (Presentation at NUBAC meeting, Portland, Oregon)
"Education--A Key to Personal Development" Junior Achievement Banquet Speech
"Management Challenges in the 1970's"
"Management Education and Banking in the 1970's" (Given to Montana State Banker's Association Convention)
"New Dimensions in Education for Business" (U. of W. alumni Lecture)
Ninth International Business Conference (notes)
The Pacific Coast Banking School
Pacific Rim Bankers Program
"Pacific Rim Outlook" (Presentation to Executive Roundtable, Salt Lake City, Utah)
"Potential of the Pacific Rim Region--Century of the Pacific" (Speech given at the annual meeting of the American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business)
"Professional Program and Schools of Accounting - the Current Controversy" (Speech given at the Financial Executive Institute)
"A Professional School Dean Views the office of the Graduate Dean" (Presentation to the Western Association of Graduate Schools annual meeting)
"Reflections on My Experiences as a Dean" (Speech for the Western Association of Collegiate Schools of Business, Boise, Idaho)
"Rim of the Pacific and How it Will Affect Our Future" (Presentation to the Western Trust Conference, Seattle, Washington)
"Some Challenges and Opportunities for Business Schools in the 1970's" (Presentation for annual meeting of AUBER, New Orleans, Louisiana)
"Trends in Graduate Education for Business" (Presentation for University of British Columbia annual meeting of alumni and faculty and the faculty of commerce)
"Universities and Management Consultancy" (Presented at the meeting on development and management consultancy, United Nations Industrial Development Program, Santiago, Chile)
Subject FilesReturn to Top
Subsistence Procurement for the Armed Services
Managerial Statistics--Adoptions and Sales
ProceedingsReturn to Top
Public Utility Commissioner of Oregon
Testimony, undatedReturn to Top
Container(s): Box-folder 1/44
Clippings, undatedReturn to Top
Container(s): Box-folder 1/45
Photographs, undatedReturn to Top
Container(s): Box-folder 1/46
Ephemera, undatedReturn to Top
Container(s): Box-folder 1/47
Miscellany, undatedReturn to Top
Container(s): Box-folder 1/48
SeminarsReturn to Top
Journey for Perspective
Journey for Perspective Notes
American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business, Accounting Accreditation Planning Committee, 1979-1980Return to Top
Container(s): Box-folder 2/6
Includes correspondence, newsletter, notes and reports.
University of Washington, Pacific Rim Research Project, 1975Return to Top
Container(s): Box-folder 2/7
Includes correspondence, project meeting, notes, and reports of trip.
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Bankers--Training of--Washington (State)--Seattle
- Banks and banking--Study and teaching (Higher)--Washington (State)--Seattle
- Business education
- Business education--Washington (State)--Seattle
- Hanson, Kermit O.--Archives
- Pacific Coast Banking School
- Pacific Rim Bankers Program
- University of Washington. College of Business Administration
- University of Washington. Graduate School of Business Administration
- University of Washington. School of Business Administration
Form or Genre Terms
- Biography files
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
- Speeches, addresses, etc
- Business teachers
- College teachers
- Deans (Education)
- University of Washington University Archives
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- University Archives/Faculty Papers (University of Washington)