Papers, 1912-1976 (inclusive).


Papers, 1912-1976 (inclusive).

Collection includes correspondence; manuscript and typescript drafts of articles and talks; material on the Shady Hill School, including information on teacher training, curriculum, and learning, and poetry, articles, and plays by students; and reports on the International Schools Service and New World Foundation.

2 linear ft.

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Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966 (person)

Hocking graduated in 1901 and taught philosophy at Harvard. From the description of Philosophy D : technique of thought and of argument. [1942-1943] (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 228512457 From the description of Papers of William Ernest Hocking, 1927-1949 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973067 Hocking was a professor of philosophy at Harvard University. Together with his wife, Agnes Hocking, they founded the Shady Hill School. ...

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Taylor, Katharine, 1888-1979. (person)

Educator (Vassar College, A.B., 1910; University of Michigan, A.M., 1911), Taylor taught at Vassar (1913-1916) and the Parker School, Chicago (1916-1921). She was then Director of the Shady Hill School, Cambridge (1921-1949), chairman of the Education and Child Care Project in Germany of the Unitarian Service Committee (1949-1953), consultant to the New World Foundation, (1955-1976), and consultant to the International Schools Foundation, (1959-1960). From the description of Papers, ...

Sarton, May, 1912-1995 (person)

By Source, Fair use, Link May Sarton (May 3, 1912-July 16, 1995), poet and novelist, was born Elanore Marie Sarton in Wondelgem, Belgium, the daughter of George Sarton, a noted historian of science, and Eleanor Mabel Elwes, an English portrait painter and designer. Sarton moved with her parents to England, and in 1916 the family immigrated to the United States. All three became naturalized Americans in 1924, by which time Sarton's name had been Americanized to Eleanor May. Sart...