Robert Staughton Lynd and Helen Merrell Lynd Papers 1895-1968 (bulk 1922-1968)


Robert Staughton Lynd and Helen Merrell Lynd Papers, 1895-1968, (bulk 1922-1968)

Robert Staughton Lynd and Helen Merrell Lynd Papers 1895-1968 (bulk 1922-1968)

Sociologist and educator (Robert Staughton Lynd). Sociologist (Helen Merrell Lynd). Family and general correspondence, writings and lectures, notes, research material, student papers, and miscellaneous biographical and genealogical material chiefly relating to the Lynds' sociological research and writings, especially their study of "Middletown," Muncie, Indiana.

4,000 items; 15 containers; 6 linear feet; 8 microfilm reels


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