Coles, Robert Stephen

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Robert Coles is a child psychiatrist who worked at Harvard University, social activist, and prolific author. His work especially concerns the experiences of children, but he has also written about contemporary literature, psychology, religion, and other dimensions of American culture.

From the description of Robert Coles papers, 1954-1990. WorldCat record id: 26180492

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creatorOf Boston College. Candlemas Lectures. Director. Candlemas lectures : director's records, 1946-2001, bulk 1946-1963. Boston College. John J. Burns Library
referencedIn Lenzner, Robert. Collection of articles relating to Robert Coles. Concord Free Public Library, Special Collection
creatorOf Mitford, Jessica, 1917-1996. Papers, 1949-1973 (bulk 1961-1973). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf University of Virginia. Papers of the Page-Barbour and Richard Lecture Committees, 1935-1981, (bulk 1952-1974). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Milgrom, Miriam. Contemporary fiction writers in Concord : typescript, [1970 / interviewed] by Miriam Milgrom. Concord Free Public Library, Special Collection
creatorOf Neely, James C., 1926-. Office files of The American Poetry Review, 1984. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Coles, Robert. Office files of The American Poetry Review, 1972-1992. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Coles, Robert. DoubleTake archive. Michigan State University Libraries, Main Library
referencedIn Percy, Walker, 1916-1990. Percy-Romagosa Collection, 1972-1993, bulk 1982-1993. Loyola University (New Orleans, La.). Monroe Library
referencedIn Musketa Cove Proprietors. Records, 1668. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Clayton, Al, 1934-. Al Clayton photographs, 1960s-1980s. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Hawkins, John R. John R. Hawkins '56 literary manuscript collection, 1972-80. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Wright, J. Skelly. J. Skelly Wright papers, 1933-1987 (bulk 1948-1986). Library of Congress
referencedIn Rogovin, Milton, 1909-2011. Milton Rogovin papers, 1928-2006 (bulk 1960-2003). Library of Congress
referencedIn Polier, Justine Wise, 1903-1987. Papers, 1892-1990 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Knox College (Galesburg, Ill.). [Honorary degrees series] / [Knox College, Galesburg, Ill.]. Knox College, Seymour Library
referencedIn Wright, J. Skelly. Papers, 1933-1987 (bulk 1948-1986). Library of Congress
creatorOf Coles, Robert. Robert Coles papers, 1954-1990. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Olsen, Tillie. Tillie Olsen correspondence with Robert Coles, 1974-1995. [photocopy]. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Percy, Walker, 1916-1990. Walker Percy papers, 1910-1992. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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associatedWith Berrigan, Daniel. person
associatedWith Boston College. Candlemas Lectures. Director. corporateBody
associatedWith Campbell, Will D. person
associatedWith Carver, Raymond, 1938-1988. person
associatedWith Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904. person
associatedWith Clayton, Al, 1934- person
associatedWith Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. person
associatedWith Eliot, George, 1819-1880. person
associatedWith Harvard University corporateBody
associatedWith Hawkins, John R. person
associatedWith Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968. person
associatedWith Knox College (Galesburg, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Lifton, Robert Jay, 1926- person
associatedWith McCarthy, Cormac, 1933- person
associatedWith McCarthy, Eugene J., 1916-2005. person
associatedWith Milgrom, Miriam. person
associatedWith Mitford, Jessica, 1917-1996. person
associatedWith Mondale, Walter F., 1928- person
associatedWith Musketa Cove Proprietors. corporateBody
associatedWith Neely, James C., 1926- person
associatedWith Olsen, Tillie. person
correspondedWith Percy, Walker, 1916-1990. person
associatedWith Polier, Justine Wise, 1903-1987. person
correspondedWith Rogovin, Milton, 1909-2011. person
associatedWith Rukeyser, Muriel, 1913-. person
associatedWith Stafford, William, 1914-1993. person
associatedWith Timerman, Jacobo, 1923. person
associatedWith University of Virginia. corporateBody
associatedWith Van Brunt, H. L., 1936-. person
associatedWith Wallace, Naomi. person
associatedWith Warren, Robert Penn, 1905-1989. person
associatedWith Williams, C. K. (Charles Kenneth), 1936-. person
associatedWith Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963. person
associatedWith Woodward, C. Vann (Comer Vann), 1908-1999. person
associatedWith Wright, James Arlington, 1927-1980. person
correspondedWith Wright, J. Skelly. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
American literature
Child psychiatry
College teachers


Active 1949

Active 1973



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SNAC ID: 76610639