Inventory of the Kenneth A. Bateman papers

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Inventory of the Kenneth A. Bateman papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
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Collection Summary

Title: Kenneth A. Bateman papers
Dates: 1946-1968.
Collection Number: 85008
Creator: Bateman, Kenneth A.
Collection Size: 21 manuscript boxes (8.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, reports, bulletins, and printed matter, relating to educational administration in Germany under Allied occupation, and to subsequent educational policy in West Germany.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English and German

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Kenneth A. Bateman papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1985.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

American educator; teacher education adviser, Land Hesse, Germany, 1948-1951.

Scope and Content of Collection

The collection consists of various materials relating to the German education system, including newspaper clippings, personal correspondence, and numerous pamphlets that outline pre- and post- World War II conditions of the school system in Germany. Foundational aspects of schooling are described, including teacher qualifications, wages, and building layouts. The conditions in Germany are compared to those of the American school system. Examples of student homework and photographs document the education systems of both countries. Bateman's research cumulated with his dissertation.

Arrangement

Arranged as received by subject or physical form but in no apparent order.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Education--Germany (West)
Educational assistance, American--Germany (West)
Germany--History--1945-1990.
Hesse (Germany)


Box: 1

File key, June 23 1951

Box: 1

Adoption, Weilburg, Nov 1948-June 1950

Box: 1

Administrative memos, Oct 1948-June 1950

Box: 1

American schools: buildings, etc., May 1948

Box: 1

Amtsblatt translations, teacher training law, June 1948-May 1951

Box: 1

Administration general, April 1949-January 1951

Box: 1

Adoptions, donations, and parcels, Dec 1948-June 1949

Box: 1

Amerika-HAUS, 1950

Box: 1

Art conference, April-May 1948

Box: 1

Art education, May-Sep 1948

Box: 1

Buildings and education, 1949-1950

Box: 1

Associations and organizations, Oct-Nov 1950

Box: 1

Basic Principles for the Democracy of Education in Germany, undated

Box: 1

Book lists, personal, 29 June 1949

Box: 1

Child guidance, 31 October 1949

Box: 1

Calendar, 1950-1951

Box: 1

Adoption, Jugenheim, June 1948-March 1950

Box: 1

Articles, 1949-1950

Box: 2

High Commission for Occupied Germany (HICOG) teacher education section meetings, May-Sep 1948

Box: 2

Comparative education, 22 September 1950

Box: 2

Prescott conference, Weilburg, May 1948

Box: 2

Citizenship training, Nov 1946, Jan 1947

Box: 2

German conferences, April-June 1950

Box: 2

Conferences, Nov 1, 1950

Box: 2

Institute for Child Study, Aug 1949-Nov 1950

Box: 2

American conferences, 21 October 1949

Box: 2

Heidelberg workshop, August 1950

Box: 2

Interviews, Feb 1949-March 1951

Box: 2

Joint conferences, April 1948-March 1950

Box: 2

Schwalbach conferences, July 1949-March 1950

Box: 2

Staff meeting, July 1948-August 1950

Box: 2

Constitution of Land Hessen, December 1946

Box: 2

Federal constitution, Sep 1949-1950

Box: 2

Commission on Occupied Areas, November 1950

Box: 2

Correspondence with other countries and Laender, Nov 1948-June 1951

Box: 2

Correspondence with other American authorities, Sep-Nov 1950

Box: 2

Correspondence with US, personal, 1949-1951

Box: 2

Correspondence, 1948-1951

Box: 2

Correspondence with Germans, miscellaneous,, July 1948-Jan 1966

Box: 2

Correspondence with German government ministries, April 1948-Nov 1950

Box: 3

Final reports, Nov 1948-May 1949

Box: 3

White House conference, 1950

Box: 3

Consultants, 1949-1950

Box: 3

International Workshop in Social Studies, 1948-1950

Box: 3

New education fellowship, Sep 1950-June 1951

Box: 3

Consultant reports, June-Sep 1950

Box: 3

Consultant reports, 1949

Box: 4

Elementary education, September 1949

Box: 4

Consultants, German, Sep 1948-Jan 1949

Box: 4

Consultants, US, March-June 1949

Box: 4

Student exchanges, April-June 1949

Box: 4

Dollar and Deutsche Mark projects, Sep-Oct 1950

Box: 4

Extra curricular activities, 9 July 1950

Box: 4

Daily bulletin, 1950-Feb1951

Box: 4

Dependent achools, 1950-Feb1951

Box: 4

Education Service Counter, October 1949

Box: 4

Policies: Military Government titles, 23 and 24, Nov-Dec 1948

Box: 4

Title 8, Sep 1949-1950

Box: 4

Consultants, FY 1949, Oct-Dec 1948

Box: 4

Educational guidance, Jan-Feb 1949

Box: 4

Education Service Centers, April 1949-July 1950

Box: 4

Correspondence, personal, prior to Feb 1948

Box: 4

Correspondence, US officials, May 1948-June 1951

Box: 4

Consultants, German, February 1950

Box: 4

Consultants, European, Nov 1948-June 1949

Box: 4

Consultants, German, 1950

Box: 4

Cultural exchange, 1949-Aug 1950

Box: 4

Student applications, July 1950

Box: 4

Exchange staff meetings, April-June 1952

Box: 4

Student exchanges, undated

Box: 4

Student applications, Aug 1949-Jan 1950

Box: 4

Finance, Sep 1948-Feb 1949

Box: 4

German youth program, 18 September 1950

Box: 4

Bill Wrinkles, Die Monatliche Gazette, Oct 1951-April 1952

Box: 4

German lessons, undated

Box: 4

GAI Newsletter, July-Aug 1950

Box: 4

Group discussion materials, March 1949-July 1947

Box: 4

Possible candidates for scholarships and fellowships, June-Aug 1948

Box: 4

Historical reports, no. I, April 1946-1950

Box: 4

Hans Schwalbach, July 1950

Box: 4

German political scene, 1949

Box: 5

File key, July 1950

Box: 5

History, education, general, 14 September 1950

Box: 5

History and information on German education, June 1948

Box: 5

Inservice teacher education, Aug 1949-April 1951

Box: 5

Home and family life education, July 1949

Box: 5

Infant and junior education, 1948-1949

Box: 5

Inservice teacher education, Rheinhardwaldschule, September 1950

Box: 5

Inservice training of teachers, undated

Box: 5

Institut fuer Sozialarbeit und Erziehungshilfe, May-July 1950

Box: 5

Instruction material, July-Aug 1948

Box: 5

Invitations, 1950-1951

Box: 5

Institute of World Affairs, Oct 1949-Dec 1950

Box: 5

Jena Plan: Peter Peterson, Feb 1949-April 1950

Box: 5

Japan: memorandum for voluntary agents, 30 November 1950

Box: 5

Language education, Oct 1948-May 1949

Box: 5

Michigan Department of Public Instruction, 1950

Box: 5

Ministerial policies, April 1948-June 1951

Box: 5

Historical reports, no. IV, Nov 1945-Aug 1948

Box: 5

Historical reports, no. II, Sep 1945-June 1946

Box: 5

Peter Peterson, 1923-Dec 1950

Box: 5

Operations report, February 1949

Box: 6

Paedagogische Arbeisstaetten, 1949-May 1952

Box: 6

Pestalozzi, Frobl, Walter Asmus, December 1950

Box: 6

Students, 4 January 1949

Box: 6

Moralische Aufraestung, 1950

Box: 6

Organization of Office of the Land Commissioner for Hesse table of organizations, figure 3, undated

Box: 6

Newspaper abstracts, May 1949-Aug 1950

Box: 6

Odenwald Schule, 1957

Box: 6

Monthly reports, April 1948-April 1951

Box: 6

HICOG and MG Policies, Oct 1949-Sep 1950

Box: 6

Paedagogisches Institut Jugenheim, May 1948-June 1951

Box: 6

Paedagogische Institut Darmstadt Jugenheim, 1945-1951

Box: 6

Paedagogische Ausbildungs, Lehrgang, Dassel, Borken, 1945-1951

Box: 6

Paedagogisches Institut Weilburg, undated

Box: 6

Parent school cooperation, Nov 1948-Nov 1949

Box: 6

Other education officers, May 1948-Aug 1950

Box: 6

Parent education, Jugenheim, April-June 1949

Box: 6

Jugenheim curricula, June 1948-Dec 1949

Box: 6

Parent education Finance, May 1949-Aug 1950

Box: 6

Parent education, Kassel, March-June 1948

Box: 6

Parent education Finance, Fulda, June-Sep 1949

Box: 6

Parent education Finance, Jugenheim, Aug-Dec 1949

Box: 6

Parent education Finance, Kassel, Aug 1949-June 1950

Box: 6

Parent education Finance, Weilburg, Aug 1949-Oct 1950

Box: 6

Parent education, May 1948-Nov 1949

Box: 6

Personnel and jobs, Dec 1948-June 1951

Box: 6

Memos, miscellaneous, Aug 1948-June 1951

Box: 7

Directives, Dec 1947-March 1951

Box: 7

Consultant reports, 31 August 1950

Box: 7

Working folder, 1952

Box: 7

Consultants, 1951

Box: 7

Curriculum, 1948

Box: 7

Historical reports, no. III, Sep 1945-March 1950

Box: 7

Landesschulbeirat fuer Hessen, June-Sep 1949

Box: 7

"Home Economics in Urban Areas," June 1950-January 1951

Box: 7

Christmas committee, June 10-Aug 31, 1950

Box: 7

Education, general, 1946-1950

Box: 8

Institut fuer Jugenkunde, Dec 1947-Aug 1949

Box: 8

Faculty, June 1941-1950

Box: 8

Physical education, August 1949

Box: 8

Bibliographies, March 1949

Box: 8

Lehrer Bildung plan, 22 March 1951

Box: 8

Property control, 23 September 1949

Box: 8

Psychology of learning and educational method, May 1950-

Box: 8

Commission for Youth Publications, 29 July 1948

Box: 8

German publications, April 1948-March 1949

Box: 8

News of the week, April 1949-March 1950

Box: 8

Teacher newspapers, February 1951

Box: 8

Students' and youth publications and newspapers, April 1949-Jan 1950

Box: 8

Radio education, 31 August 1950

Box: 8

Radio Distribution Commission, October 1947

Box: 8

Roberts Rules of Order, in German, undated

Box: 8

Sechsjaehrige Grundschule, 26 January 1949

Box: 8

School Administration Law of Hessen, 10 July 1953

Box: 8

Reichsbuergergesetz (Reich Citizenship Law), 15 September 1935

Box: 8

Hessian laws, 1948

Box: 8

School legislation, Aug-Sep 1950

Box: 8

School reform, April 1948-Feb 1951

Box: 8

School reform in other Laender, Aug 1950-June 1951

Box: 8

Social science, April-Aug 1949

Box: 8

Social welfare workers, 1949-1950

Box: 8

Special education, 1945-Sep 1948

Box: 9

Title 8 and policy directive PA, 28 July 1950

Box: 9

Speeches, Dec 1949-March 1950

Box: 9

PF teacher education draft law, Sep-Oct 1949

Box: 9

Germany: old Stars and Stripes, 1948-1949

Box: 9

Tests, April 1949-May 1950

Box: 9

Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, 3 March 1951

Box: 9

Geist und Forme in der neuen Lehrerbildung, undated

Box: 9

Teacher education, general, March-Oct 1948

Box: 9

Association of Western German Colleges, Feb-May 1951

Box: 9

American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE), October 1948

Box: 9

Association of Teachers Colleges in Western Germany, May-June 1951

Box: 9

Translations, undated

Box: 9

Typed and mimeographed material, June 1951

Box: 9

Workshops, June 1948-October 1949

Box: 9

Teacher mailing list, undated

Box: 9

Vocational teacher training, Aug 1948-June 1951

Box: 9

Kindergarten and youth leader training, September 1950

Box: 9

Textbooks, Oct-Dec 1949

Box: 9

Special and institutional schools, March 1948-April 1949

Box: 9

Specialized foreign service personnel exchange plan, April 30, 1951

Box: 9

Teacher associations, Dec 3, 1947-April 22, 1949

Box: 9

Curricular Standards for Teacher Education State Department, New Jersey, undated

Box: 9

Teacher examination, June 1947-1948

Box: 9

Teacher supply data, Feb 1948-April 1950

Box: 10

Statistics, prior to 1933-March 1951

Box: 10

Monthly reports, Dec 1950-May 1951

Box: 10

Speeches and discussion material, March-May 1949

Box: 10

School buildings, 1950

Box: 10

Secondary school teacher training, September 1948

Box: 10

Photographs, labelled, 1946-1949

Box: 10

Neilburg Paedagogisches Institut, undated

Box: 10

Photographs, US Army, 1946

Box: 10

German teacher group returning from the US, 1953-1954

Box: 10

International youth working conference, April 2-10, 1951

Box: 10

Photographs of German events in Hessen, 1946

Box: 10

School for blind children, Friedberg, Land Hessen, undated

Box: 10

Reinhardswaldschule, inservice teacher education residential center, April 1951

Box: 10

US dependent school: high school students, 1946

Box: 10

Wiesbaden dependent school, Feb 1, 1951

Box: 10

Photographs, American schools, April 5, 1948

Box: 10

Washington Post, Dec 26, 1954

Box: 10

Teacher education law, Dec 1948-Dec 1949

Box: 10

Reorientation program, June 1949-April 1950

Box: 11

Waldorf schools, undated

Box: 11

Gesamt und Einheitsschule, March 1965-1967

Box: 11

"Educational Leadership" article and materials, 1964-1968

Box: 11

Democratizing education, undated

Box: 11

Vocational education, March 1965-1967

Box: 11

Driver's education, March 1966

Box: 11

General, Sep 1965-Jan 1966

Box: 11

Educational leadership, March 1967-May 1968

Box: 11

Newspaper clippings, Jan-Sep 1965

Box: 11

Newspaper clippings, May 1964-Jan 1966

Box: 11

German parliament, Sep 23, 1964

Box: 11

Newspaper clippings, 1964-1965

Box: 11

Newspaper clippings, 1964-1966

Box: 11

Paedagogisches Institut Weilburg, June 1948-June 1951

Box: 11

Paedagogischer Ausbildungslehrgang Frankfurt/Maine, Dec 1948

Box: 11

Teacher training institutions, Jan 1951

Box: 11

Fulda-Kassel situation information, undated

Box: 11

Paedagogischer Ausbildungslehrgang Kassel, Aug 1949-Fep 1950

Box: 11

Paedagogischer Ausbilduugslehrgang FULDA, Sep 1948-Aug 1949

Box: 11

Correspondence, US officials, Oct 1962-June 1966

Box: 11

Universities, Aug 1949

Box: 11

Volksschullehrausbildung, elementary school teacher training, March 1968

Box: 12

Printed material, 1954 and undated

Box: 12

Paedagogische Hausarbeit fuer die Zweite Pruefung zum Gewerbelehramt, undated

Box: 12

Fache Konzentration, Gesamtunterricht und ganzheitliche Bildung, January 17, 1950

Box: 12

Position changes in German education, 1946-1951, Aug 17, 1951

Box: 12

Selected Readings on The Impact of the New Germany, volume two, 1954

Box: 12

Education Service Center, 1953

Box: 12

Hessische Kreiszahlen, Jan 1951

Box: 12

Selected Readings on The Impact of the New Germany, 1954

Box: 12

Second annual report of the Education Service Center, March 1, 1951-Feb 29, 1952

Box: 13

"Test Development in Germany," Feb 1952

Box: 13

"Change of Attitudes in German Exchanges," Nov 17, 1950

Box: 13

US Resident Officers conference, December 12-13, 1949

Box: 13

News brochures, miscellaneous, Jan 1951-Dec 1957

Box: 13

"Office of Public Affairs: Report for November 1950," Nov 1950

Box: 13

US Resident Officers conference, Dec 12-13, 1949

Box: 13

Das Kind, Nov 1949-Jan 1951

Box: 13

Hessische Lehrer-Zeitung, April 1949-March 1952

Box: 13

Gateway to Germany, 1953

Box: 13

Elections and political parties in Germany, 1945-1952

Box: 14

Community action team, 1953

Box: 14

Teacher education in Hesse, Dec 1948-Aug 1949

Box: 14

Informational reports, 1953

Box: 14

Schuldorf Bergstrasse school village, 1953

Box: 14

Reports, memoranda, and correspondence, 1951

Box: 14

Reports, memoranda, and correspondence, 1952

Box: 14

Pre-opening conference, 1954

Box: 14

Schuldorf Bergstrasse press book, undated

Box: 14

Hesse, 1950

Box: 14

Darmstadt, Germany, undated

Box: 14

Schuldorf Bergstrasse prepared for the official opening ceremonies, 1954

Box: 14

Gemeintag article by Wink, with translations, 1956

Box: 14

Bodenman, 1957-1958

Box: 14

Becker, 1957-1958

Box: 14

Keske, 1957-1958

Box: 14

Berger, 1957-1958

Box: 14

Geissler, 1957-1958

Box: 14

Bateman, 1955

Box: 14

Schuldorf Bergstrasse clippings, April 1954

Box: 14

Schuldorf Bergstrasse reports and correspondence, 1954

Box: 14

Schuldorf Bergstrasse article, undated

Box: 14

Schuldorf Bergstrasse school village, Jan-March 1956

Box: 15

Germany's parliament in action, Sep 1949-1950

Box: 15

Die Rolenfibel, 1949

Box: 15

Lemberg, 1957-1958

Box: 15

Hilker, Oct 1957-Jan 1958

Box: 15

Ploetz, 1957-1958

Box: 15

Neunzerling, 1957-1958

Box: 15

Karlsson, Oct 1957-Jan 1958

Box: 15

Staender, Nov 1957-Jan 1958

Box: 15

Trost, 1957-1958

Box: 15

Wittig, Oct 1957-Nov 1959

Box: 15

Plewe, Jan 16, 1958

Box: 15

Master letters, 1958

Box: 15

Wink, Oct 1957-Nov 1959

Box: 15

Bratu, Jan 1958

Box: 15

Biesanz, March 14, 1959

Box: 15

Klotsches report, July 2, 1955

Box: 15

John Steiners report, July 1945-Aug 1950

Box: 15

Report of Jenson and Weil, May 6, 1954

Box: 15

Letter of appreciation, Jan 2, 1962

Box: 15

Schuldorf Bergstrasse prepared for the 10th celebration, 1964

Box: 15

"Proposal for Doctoral Dissertation," Oct 31, 1957

Box: 15

Schuldorf Bergstrasse photographs, undated

Box: 15

Schuldorf Bergstrasse clippings, 1964

Box: 16-18

Pamphlets and printed matter, in German and English, 1948-1954

Box: 19

Mitteilungen und Nachrichten, May 1954-July 1962

Box: 20

Heilpaedagogische Blaetter und Mitteilungen, 1949-1951

Box: 21

"Proposal for a Doctroal Dissertation Leading to the Degree Doctor of Education," Oct 31, 1957