Accounting -- Study and teaching;Account books -- History
This early address by Sprague, who is acknowledged as a telling influence among pre-classical American accounting practitioners and thinkers, previews the insight and sophistication which is set forth in his famous Philosophy of Accounts.
Washington School of Accountancy;Newlove, George Hillis, 1893-
What follows is a brief story of one such "night school." The Washington School of Accountancy, located in Washington, D.C. and affiliated with the Y.M.C.A., was in its heyday during the period 1919 to 1923. Prominent in its success was Dr. G. H....
Academy of Accounting Historians. Accounting History Education Committee
The Accounting History Education Committee has been active in three areas during the past year. The most significant activity was the agreement with Random House for the publication of a short book of biographies of noted accountants.
United States. Armory (Springfield, Mass.);Labor costs -- Accounting
The Springfield armory was the largest and among the most important prototypes of the modern factory establishment, and its accounting controls were the most sophisticated in use before the 1840's (Chandler, 1977). Until that time, the armory's...