Stanley Hollander Papers

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Hollander, Stanley C., (Stanley Charles), 1919-2004
Nason, Robert W.
Stanley Hollander papers
Date [inclusive]
0.1 Cubic feet

Preferred Citation

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Biographical Note

Stanley Hollander was born on August 2, 1919 in Baltimore, Maryland. In 1941, Hollander earned a Bachelor of Science from the School of Commerce at New York University. After the second World War, during which time he served as a business analyst in the Office of Price Administration, he earned a Master's Degree in Economics from American University in 1946. He then earned his Doctorate in Economics and Marketing from the University of Pennsylvania in 1954. In 1956, Hollander married Selma Jacobs. He taught at institutions such as University of Buffalo, University of Pennsylvania, University of Minnesota, and Michigan State University. As a professor of Marketing at Michigan State University, Hollander received the Distinguished Faculty Award in 1982. After 32 years of teaching in the The Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University, he retired in 1990 with the rank of University Distinguished Professor. Hollander died on March 9, 2004 in Okemos, Michigan.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection contains a journal article about Hollander written by Robert Nason, a journal article that Hollander wrote about himself, a program for a 2004 memorial concert, memorial service invitations, Hollander's obituary from the Lansing State Journal, photographs of Hollander, and comments about Hollander from friends and colleagues at the time of his death.

The electronic resource contains one photo of Hollander reading a book.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections December 6, 2012

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824

Revision Description

 added electronic resource series July 2013

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

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Controlled Access Headings


  • Letters (correspondence)
  • Photographs
  • Publications

Personal Name(s)

  • Hollander, Selma
  • Hollander, Stanley C., (Stanley Charles), 1919-2004

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Collection Inventory

Drawer Folder

Correspondence 2004 

F.D. 3


Drawer Folder

"An Uncommon Scholar" by Robert W. Nason published in the Journal of Historical Research in Marketing volume 1, number 1 in 2009. 2009 

F.D. 2

"My Life on Mt. Olympus" by Stanley C. Hollander published in Emminent Marketing Scholars in Spring, 1995 1995 

F.D. 2

Memorial Service Materials 

Drawer Folder

Obituary for Hollander, Stanely C. Okemos, Michigan. Published in the Lansing State Journal March 10, 2004. 2004 

F.D. 1

Memorial Service Program: "A memorial concert celebrating the life of Stanley C. Hollander August 2, 1919 - March 9, 2004, Tuesday, May 4, 2004 3:00 p.m. Pasant Theatre, Wharton Center Michigan State University" 2004 

F.D. 1

Memorial Service Invitations (3) 2004 

F.D. 1

Memorial Comments on Stan Hollander given by Robert W. Nason, May 4, 2004. 2004 

F.D. 1


Drawer Box

Photograph of Hollander (Cd-r) Undated 

Dig. Acc. 2

Photographs and Negatives of Stanley Hollander 1988, Undated 

Collection Photos

Electronic Resources 


Stanley Hollander Photograph, undated 


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