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OMER L. CAREY. Papers; 1964-1993. 1.35 cu. ft.

Dr. Omer L. Carey was a professor of business and finance and dean of the School of Business and Public Administration at the University of Alaska Anchorage. He served as a consultant for various Alaskan businesses and corporations, and as an expert witness in several legal cases involving business matters. He organized two series of annual training workshops in conjunction with the Alaska Federation of Natives from 1974 to 1984. Dr. Carey also authored a number of books and articles on small business financing, banking, and other business related subjects.

The collection consists of Omer L. Carey’s resumes; records concerning management workshops organized by Dr. Carey in conjunction with the Alaska Federation of Natives; and various articles and publications Carey wrote, or to which he contributed. Included in the workshop files are proposals, programs, correspondence, questionnaires, lists of participants, and reports. The publications include books, journals, and conference proceedings. Drafts, correspondence, and other materials related to a few articles and a book manuscript are also included. The archives also holds the Omer L. Carey and Dean F. Olson Collection, concerning Carey and Olson’s joint publications on the subject of small business finance.

The collection was presented to the archives by Omer L. Carey in 1984. Publications by Dr. Carey are added occasionally.

HMC-0081
JAS (10/1997)

Box and Folder list:

Box 1

Series 1. Biographical Materials; 1984, 1993.
1.
Resumes; 1984, 1993.

Series 2. Workshop Files: Office Management Workshops; n.d., 1974-1982.
1.
The Alaska Native Foundation Executive Training Seminar (itinerary only); Aug.-Sep. 1973.
2. Administrative Management Seminar for Corporate Secretaries/Administrative Assistants to Board, Alaska Native Regional Corporations; Aug. 1974.
3. Second Annual Administrative Management Workshop; Aug. 1975.
4. Third Annual Executive Secretary/Office Administration Workshop; Aug. 1976.
5. Fourth Annual Workshop for Executive Secretaries/Administrative Assistants of Native Organizations (1 of 2); Aug. 1977.
6. Fourth Annual Workshop for Executive Secretaries/Administrative Assistants of Native Organizations (2 of 2); Aug. 1977.
7. Fifth Annual Workshop for Secretaries, Executive Secretaries/Administrative Assistants of Native Organizations (1 of 2); July-Aug. 1978.
8. Fifth Annual Workshop for Secretaries, Executive Secretaries/Administrative Assistants of Native Organizations (2 of 2); July-Aug. 1978.
9. Sixth Annual Workshop for Secretaries, Executive Secretaries/Administrative Assistants of Native Organizations (1 of 2); June 1979.
10. Sixth Annual Workshop for Secretaries, Executive Secretaries/Administrative Assistants of Native Organizations (2 of 2); June 1979.
11. Seventh Annual Workshop for Secretaries, Executive Secretaries/Administrative Assistants of Native Organizations; May 1980.
12. Eighth Annual Workshop for Secretaries and Office Managers of Native Organizations; May 1981.
13. Ninth Annual Workshop for Secretaries and Office Managers of Native Organizations; May 1982.
14. Certificates for completion of workshop; n.d.

Box 2

Series 3. Workshop Files: Officers and Directors Workshops; n.d., 1974-75, 1978, 1980-84.
1.
First Annual Workshop for Officers and Directors of ANCSA Village Corporations (1 of 2); May 1980.
2. First Annual Workshop for Officers and Directors of ANCSA Village Corporations (2 of 2); May 1980.
3. Second Annual Workshop for Officers and Directors of ANCSA Village Corporations; May 1981.
4. Third Annual Workshop for Officers and Directors of ANCSA Village Corporations; May 1982.
5. Fourth Annual Workshop for Officers and Directors of ANCSA Village Corporations (1 of 2); May 1983.
6. Fourth Annual Workshop for Officers and Directors of ANCSA Village Corporations (2 of 2); May 1983.
7. Fifth Annual Workshop for Officers and Directors of ANCSA Village Corporations; Mar. 1984.
8. Miscellaneous workshop materials; n.d., 1974-75, 1978, 1982-83.
9. Certificates for completion workshop; n.d.

Box 3

Series 4. Publications; 1964 ,1966, 1967, 1969, 1971, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1988.
1.
Personnel Policies of Small Business: Recruitment, Training and Retention of Management Personnel; By Omer L. Carey et al.; Prepared by the College of Business Administration, Idaho State University; May 1964.
2. Trends in Distribution, Services and Transportation; By Omer L. Carey, et al.; Published by the College of Economics and Business Research, Washington State Univ., Pullman, Wash.; 1966.
3."The Case for the Compensating Time Deposit"; By Omer L.Carey; The Bankers Magazine, Vol. 150, No. 2, pp. 55-60; Spring 1967.
4. "Accounts Receivable Financing: A source of funds for small, rapidly growing businesses"; By Omer L. Carey and William J. Key; Northwest Business Management, Vol. IV, No. 3, 4 pp. reprint; Spring 1967.
5. "New Technology-Where, What Kind and How?" (pp. 7-15), "Basic Principles of Organizing for New Technology" (pp. 41-49), "The Motivational Basis of Organizational Behavior" (pp. 69-78), "PERT - For More Effective Planning and Control" (pp. 79-86); By Omer Carey; In Organizing for Technological Changes: Proceedings of the State Technical Services Traveling Seminar, July 10-14, 1967, August 7-11, 1967; Published by Washington State University, Pullman, Wash.; 1967.
6. "Compensating Fees and Time Deposits: Changes in Bank Attitudes"; By Omer L.Carey; The Bankers Magazine, Vol. 152, No. 3, pp. 47-50; Summer 1969.
7. The Military-Industrial Complex and U.S. Foreign Policy; Edited by Omer L. Carey; Published by Washington State University Press, Pullman, Wash; 1969.
8. Management and Public Policy: Proceedings of a Conference held May 20-22, 1971; Comment by Omer L. Carey on conference paper (pp. 221-225); Prepared by the School of Management, State University of New York at Buffalo; Sep.1971.
9. "The Economics of Recreation: Progress and Problems" (pp. 77-87); By Omer L.Carey; In The Daily Economist; Edited by Harry G. Johnson and Burton A. Weisbrod; Published by Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N.J.; 1973.
10. "Evaluating the Total Contribution of Faculty"; By Omer L. Carey; Collegiate News and Views, Vol. XXVII, No. 3, pp. 13-16; Spring 1974.
11. Bristol Bay: Its Potential for Development; By Omer L. Carey and G. Hayden Green; Report prepared for the Bristol Bay Native Assoc. and the Bristol Bay Regional Development Council, 32 pp; Feb. 1976.
12. "An Analysis of Alaska Timber Exports to Four Asian Markets" (pp. 235-240); By Omer L. Carey, Christopher R. Low, and John Choon Kim; In Proceedings of the International Conference on Comparative Management, May 12-14, 1988, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China; Published by National Sun Yat Sen Univ.; 1988.

Box 4

13. "A Comparison of Operating Ratios of New Zealand and U.S. Retailers" (pp. 390-392); By Omer Carey and Bruce Dixon. In 1988 Proceedings of the Pan-Pacific Conference V: A Business, Economic & Technological Exchange, May 16-18, 1988, Singapore; 1988.

Series 5. Drafts, Correspondence, and Other Papers Related to Articles and Publications; 1987-1990.
1.
"Cash Management: A Key to Enhanced Profits"; By Omer Carey & Bruce Dixon (correspondence and article draft); Dec. 1987.
2. "Joint Venture Opportunities for New Zealand Firms in Alaska"; By Omer Carey & Bruce Dixon (correspondence, a draft copy, and a copy of the final article published in New Zealand Business in March 1988); Jan.-Mar. 1988.
3. The Essentials of Corporate Finance; By Dr. Omer L. Carey and Dr. Musa Essayyad (correspondence, publication agreements, and related papers); May 1989-May 1990.
4. The Essentials of Corporate Finance (draft of manuscript); 1990.