Papers of V.O. Key


Papers of V.O. Key

1919-1965 and [undated]

Includes correspondence with publishers, among others, and also letters to Mrs. Key at V.O. Key's death; student records, 1951-1963, and manuscripts and other material, 1965, of New England Political Science Association memorial committee. Related publications and reference material also available in repository.

6.54 cubic feet (13 document boxes, 11 half-document boxes, 4 pamphlet binders)

eng, Latn


SNAC Resource ID: 8182175

Harvard University Archives.

Related Entities

There are 4 Entities related to this resource.

Harvard University Press (corporateBody)

Harvard University Press was established by the Harvard Corporation as a separate department of the University on January 13, 1913. It acted as both a printing and academic publishing organization until 1942, when the University Printing Office was re-established as a separate unit and Harvard University Press became responsible for only publishing activities. The press maintains offices in Cambridge, Massachusetts and in London, England. Every book published by the HUP must undergo review by an...

Harvard University (person)

Harvard College was founded by a vote of the Great and General Court of Massachusetts on October 28, 1636 that allocated “400£ towards a schoale or colledge.” Subsequent legislative acts established the Board of Overseers, but it was the Charter of 1650 that created the Harvard Corporation as the College's primary governing board and defined its composition and authority. The College Charter became a contentious target for College officials, the Massachusetts Governor and General C...

Key, V. O. (Valdimer Orlando), 1908-1963 (person)

The American political scientist Vladimir Orlando Key, Jr. (1908-1963), played an extremely influential role in the development of the now predominant behavioral, or empirical, approach to the study of politics. After spending his early life in Texas and receiving much of his education there, Key attended McMurray College in Abilene for 2 years and then the University of Texas, where he received a bachelor of arts degree in 1929 and a master of arts degree in 1930. He went to the University of C...

New England Political Science Association (corporateBody)