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James Monroe Hughes (1890-1971) Papers

Identifier: 14/9
Abstract The James Monroe Hughes Papers consist of five folders of materials, the major portion of which is correspondence. Biographical materials, copies of articles written by Hughes, and the report entitled “A Memorandum on the Education of Teachers at Northwestern University,”, which initiated the reorganization of teacher training at Northwestern, are also included.

John Robert Lee (1923-1976) Papers

Identifier: 14/8
Abstract The John Robert Lee Papers are arranged in ten main categories: biographical material; correspondence; teaching material - specific courses; teaching material - supporting documents; teaching material - general; student papers and related material; committees and administration; speeches; publications; and social studies curriculum study center materials.

Eldridge Tracy McSwain (1898-1978) Papers

Identifier: 14/10
Abstract McSwain's career at Northwestern was long and varied. He was promoted from Assistant to Associate Professor in 1937, and to Professor in 1944. He served as Dean of Summer Session at Northwestern in 1946 and again in 1949. McSwain was appointed Dean of University College (Chicago Campus) in 1948 and held that position until he became Dean of the School of Education in 1951. In 1965, he accepted a visiting professorship in Education at the University of North Carolina and left Northwestern...

Ernest O. Melby (1891-1987) Papers

Identifier: 14/7
Abstract The collection consists of three boxes of correspondence and printed material primarily relating to Melby's administration as Dean of Northwestern's School of Education between 1934 and 1941. It focuses on his professional activities as a leader in the Progressive Education Association and on the School's relationship to the University's central administration as well as its experimental pedagogical programs.

Joe Park (1913-1993) Papers

Identifier: 14/13
Abstract The Joe Park Papers include biographical materials, general correspondence, course materials, articles and addresses, and notes on Park's history of the Northwestern University School of Education. The biographical materials include vitae, clippings, press releases, and bibliographies. General correspondence is arranged chronologically within one folder and mainly concerns Park's research on the history of Northwestern's School of Education. Course materials include syllabi as well a copy of...

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