Monroe, W. S. (Will Seymour), 1863-1939

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Monroe received his a.b. (education) from Stanford University, May 1894.

From the description of History of education in California : themes presented by the class in American education at Stanford University: holograph and typescript, 1894. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122553627

Will S. Monroe, born in Hunlock, Pennsylvania 22 March 1863, received his A.B. from Stanford in 1894. He was a teacher and principal in public schools in Pennsylvania and California and a professor of psychology at Massachusetts State Normal School. He wrote a number of books, many about foreign countries. He died in Waterbury, Vermont, in 1939.

From the description of Will S. Monroe collection of Walt Whitman material, 1928-1930. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122644542

Biographical Note

Will Monroe was born in Hunlock, Pennsylvania on March 22, 1863. He received his A.B. from stanfora in 1894, he also attended the Universities of Jenna in Paris, Leipzig, and Grenoble. He was a teacher and principal in public schools in Pennsylvania and California and a professor of psycology at Mass. State Normal School. He lectured at Columbia and the University of Chicago. Will Monroe was a member of the International Jury of Education He was editor of Monroe's Cyclopedia of Education. He wrote a number of books--many about foreign countries. His home was in [UNK], Vermont where he died in 1939.

From the guide to the Will S. Monroe Collection on Walt Whitman, 1928-1930, (Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.)

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn The Inquiry Papers, 1915-1921 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Joseph Ishill papers, 1888-1966. Houghton Library
creatorOf Monroe, W. S. (Will Seymour), 1863-1939. Letters, to Harold G. Rugg. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn United States. American Commission to Negotiate Peace. U.S. American Commission to Negotiate Peace records, 1898-1919 (bulk 1918-1919). Library of Congress
referencedIn The Inquiry papers, 1915-1921 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf History of education in California : themes presented by the class in American education at Stanford University:, 1894 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Monroe, W. S. (Will Seymour), 1863-1939. Will S. Monroe collection of Walt Whitman material, 1928-1930. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn West, Robert E. (Robert Edward),. Robert Edward West photograph collection, ca. 1900-1940. Vermont Historical Society
creatorOf Monroe, W. S. (Will Seymour), 1863-1939. Letter, 1935, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Monroe, W. S. (Will Seymour), 1863-1939. History of education in California : themes presented by the class in American education at Stanford University: holograph and typescript, 1894. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Monroe, W. S. (Will Seymour), 1863-1939. Letter to Horace Howard Furness, Jr., n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn U.S. American Commission to Negotiate Peace Records, 1898-1919, (bulk 1918-1919) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972. Letter, 1930, New York, to Will S. Monroe. Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Will S. Monroe Collection on Walt Whitman, 1928-1930 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf Bliss, Sylvia Hortense, 1870-1963. Sylvia Hortense Bliss papers, 1868-1984. Vermont Historical Society
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associatedWith Barrus, Clara. person
associatedWith Bliss, Sylvia Hortense, 1870-1963. person
associatedWith Blodgett, Harold. person
associatedWith Donaldson, Thoman B. person
associatedWith Ellis, Havelock, 1859-1939. person
associatedWith Hazlitt, Henry, 1894-1993. person
correspondedWith Ishill, Joseph. person
associatedWith Macalay, Rose, 1889- person
associatedWith Morris, Harrison. person
associatedWith Rodd, Rennell, 1858-1941. person
associatedWith Rugg, Harold Goddard, 1883-1957. person
associatedWith Stanford University corporateBody
associatedWith Stanford University. School of Education. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. American Commission to Negotiate Peace. corporateBody
associatedWith Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892. person
associatedWith Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972. person
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Authors, American
Education, Secondary
Education, higher
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Birth 1863

Death 1939

Americans

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