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Kennedy, Charles J.



After earning a B.A. from Hastings College, an M.A. from the University of Nebraska, and a Ph.D. from Wisconsin, Charles J. Kennedy taught at Iowa Wesleyan College and served as a specialist officer in naval aviation. He then joined the faculty of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1946 and retired as professor emeritus of economics in 1981. Kennedy’s teaching interests were focused on economic and business history with a concentration on railroad history and management. Much of his work centered on the history of the Boston and Maine Railroad and its predecessors.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Charles J. Kennedy, Railroad Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0081
Scope and Contents

The Charles J. Kennedy Railroad Collection is made up of three parts, Interstate Commerce Commission Freight Tariff Files, Annual Reports of American Railroads, and Railroad Publications.

Dates: 1826-1982