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Series IV. Correspondence, 1934-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

Series IV Includes family and personal correspondence and numerous exchanges covering de Finetti's professional and academic activities. Some of the interactions are with institutions or individuals representing institutions. Topics discussed include research by de Finetti and others, mutual exchange of papers and related comments, and de Finetti's publications and teaching projects. Folders 1-3 cover mostly personal and family matters. Folders 7 and 8 were created by de Finetti and their original order was preserved. Some of the topics discussed in folder 7 are family matters, de Finetti's activities as a visiting professor at the University of Chicago, and Savage's visit to Italy. Included is correspondence with Jimmie Savage, Jerzy Neyman, Dario Fürst, and correspondence between Savage and Karl Popper. Folder 8 contains exchanges between de Finetti and Dennis Lindley, Alexandre Marc, and Camillo Dagum. All subsequent folders are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and then chronologically within folders.

Box 10
Folder 1 Offprint Alcune Lettere Giovanili de B. de Finetti alla Madre, 2000
Folder 2 Correspondence with Gino Errico, Brother in Law, 1934-1952
Folder 3 Family and Personal Correspondence and Notes, 1948-1984
Folder 4 Unidentified Correspondents, 1935-1978
Folder 5 Thank-You Notes, 1961-1964
Folder 6 Letters to Newspapers and Institutions and Petitions, 1966-1974
Folder 7-8 Compiled by de Finetti, 1956-1976
Folder 9 A-B, 1936-1985
Folder 10 C, 1944-1981
Folder 11 D, 1946-1978
Folder 12 E-G, 1937-1984
Folder 13 H-L, 1949-1981
Folder 14 M, 1946-1982
Folder 15 N-P, 1947-1984
Folder 16 R-S, 1946-1985
Folder 17 T-Z, 1946-1980