Richard Maurice Elliott papers, 1912-1969.


Elliott, Richard Maurice, 1887-1969. Richard Maurice Elliott papers, 1912-1969.

Richard Maurice Elliott papers, 1912-1969.

The collection consists of the papers of Richard M. Elliott, professor and chairman of the Psychology Department at the University of Minnesota (1919-1956). The papers contain Elliott's personal and professional correspondence, lecture notes, history of the Psychology Department and work with the Appleton Century Crofts publishing company. The papers also contain information on Mathilde Rice Elliott.

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