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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: William George Carr papers
    Dates: 1926-1995
    Collection Number: XX735
    Creator: Carr, William George, 1901-
    Collection Size: Number of Containers: 16 manuscript boxes, 1 videotape cassette, 2 phonotape cassettes 6.7 linear feet
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Speeches and writings, and correspondence, relating to education in the United States and elsewhere.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], William George Carr papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical Note

    American educator; assistant director and director of research, National Education Association, 1929-1942; secretary and executive secretary of its Educational Policies Commission, 1937-1967; secretary general and president, World Confederation of Organizations of the Teaching Profession, 1946-1972.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Speeches and writings, and correspondence, relating to education in the United States and elsewhere.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    National Education Association of the United States.
    World Confederation of Organizations of the Teaching Profession.
    Education.
    Education--United States.
    Videotapes.
    Audiotapes.