Papers of Ernest Horn, 1902-1967.


Papers of Ernest Horn, 1902-1967.

Correspondence, publications, subject folders, and theses from Horn's university career in elementary and social science education, his research in spelling and vocabulary, and his service on the American Historical Association Commission on the Social Studies, the Canada-United Committee on Education, and other organizations. Includes a mimeographic copy of Irving Lorge and Edward L. Thorndike, A semantic count of English words, 1938. Correspondents include his wife, Madeline Darrough Horn, author of children's books, and Charles A. Beard.

15 linear ft.


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