Maxwell Gitelson papers, 1918-1965 (bulk 1930-1965).


Maxwell Gitelson papers, 1918-1965 (bulk 1930-1965).

Chiefly correspondence, minutes, bylaws, reports, financial records, printed material, and other records of psychoanalytic organizations in which Gitelson was a leader or member. Documents Gitelson's leadership in the institutional development of psychoanalysis. Includes records of the American Psychoanalytic Association pertaining primarily to his role in the development of psychoanalytic training and professional standards, of the International Psycho-Analytical Association relating to the standing of affiliate societies in the international organization, and of other chiefly Chicago-based psychoanalytic organizations. Also includes correspondence, diaries, addresses and lectures, articles and other writings, notes, case files, subject files, photographs, and other papers relating to other aspects of Gitelson's career in psychiatry and psychoanalysis. Correspondents include Franz Alexander, Saul David Alinsky, William G. Barrett, Bruno Bettelheim, Princess Marie Bonaparte, Charles Brenner, K. R. Eissler, Anna Freud, André Godin, Ralph R. Greenson, Roy R. Grinker, Heinz Hartmann, Ives Hendrick, Willi Hoffer, Ernest Jones, Pearl King, Robert P. Knight, Heinz Kohut, Lawrence S. Kubie, Karl A. Menninger, Samuel Ritvo, Marshall D. Schechter, Rene A. Spitz, Louis Steinberg, Elizabeth Rosenberg Zetzel, and Gregory Zilboorg.

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