Overview of the Wilford Merton Aikin papers

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Overview of the Wilford Merton Aikin papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid created derived from MARC record by Aileen Shon.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Wilford Merton Aikin papers,
Dates: 1918-1963
Collection Number: 83058
Creator: Aikin, Wilford Merton, 1882-1965.
Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Speeches and writings, correspondence, memoranda, reports, printed matter, and photographs, relating to education in the United States, and especially to the eight-year study of the Commission on the Relation of Schools and Colleges. Photocopy.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Wilford Merton Aikin papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1983.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

American educator; chairman, Commission on the Relation of Schools and Colleges, Progressive Education Association, 1930-1942.

Scope and Content of Collection

Speeches and writings, correspondence, memoranda, reports, printed matter, and photographs, relating to education in the United States, and especially to the eight-year study of the Commission on the Relation of Schools and Colleges. Photocopy.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Progressive Education Association. Commission on the Relation of
Education--United States.