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Boxes 1-3

Series 1: Correspondence, Incoming and Outgoing, 1941-1988

Scope and Content Note

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically, and then chronologically.
Two sets of correspondence files have been merged. The first was alphabetical and covered the beginning of McConnell's career until 1974. The second was roughly sorted by year, and covered the period from 1974 to 1988.
For the sake of comprehensibility, correspondence relevant to a particular subject has been left with other materials in Series 3-5.
Box 1, folder 1

A miscellaneous:

 

Adams, Arthur S. 1956

 

Albertson, James Edward 1977

 

Altbach, Philip G. 1972-86

 

American Association for Higher Education 1975

 

American Association of State Colleges and Universities 1974-77

 

American Association of University Professors 1969

 

Anselm, George 1963

 

Anselm, Rolf E. 1964

 

Archives of the History of The American Research Association 1975

 

Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges 1974

 

Astin, Alexander W. 1970

 

Axelrod, Joseph 1973

folder 2

Abbott, Frank C. 1960-70

folder 3

Alden, Vernon R. 1971-74

folder 4

Allen, James E. 1969-70

folder 5

Anderson, Lester G. 1968-75

folder 6

B miscellaneous:

 

Bailey, Stephen K. 1978

 

Barrett, Edward W., 1910- 1967

 

Barthell, Russell 1964

 

Baxter, Norman A. 1970

 

Beirne, Joseph Anthony, 1911- 1966

 

Bender, Richard N., 1930- 1969

 

Benet, James 1972

 

Bennis, Warren G. 1967

 

Benson, Charles S. 1973

 

Berdie, Ralph Freimuth, 1916- 1974

 

Berve, Nancy M. 1975

 

Betts, Emmett Albert, 1903- 1970

 

Blegen, Theodore Christian, 1891-1969 1962

 

Bloom, Benjamin Samuel, 1913 1966

 

Bolman, Frederick de Wolfe, 1912- 1964

 

Bollard, John 1968

 

Booher, Edward E. 1967

 

Booth, David 1973

 

Borreson, B. J. 1970

 

Borrowman, Merle L. 1974-76

 

Bowden, Karen G. 1979

 

Bowen, Frank M. 1972-76

 

Bowker, Albert H., 1919- 1971-73

 

Boyd, Willard L., 1927- 1969

 

Brann, James 1968

 

Bridge, Edward M., 1901- 1956

 

Broek, Ruth and Jan Otto Marius, 1904-1974 1970

 

Brown, Donald 1970

 

Brown, Edmund G., 1905- 1965

 

Brown, Norman H. 1968

 

Browne, Arthur D. 1969

 

Brownell, William A., 1895-1977 1959-77

 

Brydon, Charles Wylie 1984

 

Buchta, J. William, 1895- 1962

 

Burgess, Tyrrell 1976-77

 

Burke, Redmond Ambrose, 1914- 1969

 

Burn, Barbara B. 1964

 

Burns, Robert E. 1970

 

Bush, Robert N. 1969

folder 7

Beesley, Kenneth H. 1970-73

folder 8

Benezet, Louis Tomlinson, 1915- 1966-70

folder 9

Berdahl, Robert Oliver 1955-86

folder 10

Bowen, Howard Rothmann, 1908- 1969-77

folder 11

C miscellaneous:

 

Canning, Jeremiah W. 1967-68

 

Carlson, William S. 1961-71

 

Carlton, Florence 1969

 

Carter, B. C. 1968

 

Casey, Ralph D. 1969

 

Castell, Albury 1957-65

 

Cattell, Raymond B., 1905- 1965

 

Chait, Richard P. 1986

 

Chamberlain, Lee 1971

 

Chambers, Jack A. 1972

 

Charnley, Mitchell V., 1898- 1969

 

Chase, Clinton I. 1965

 

Chauncey, Henry, 1905- 1964-74

 

Christ-Janer, Arland 1963-66

 

Churchill, Ruth 1968

 

City University of New York - Chancellor 1974

 

Cloudman, Harry H. 1968

 

Cockrell, Robert Alexander, 1909- 1968-77

 

Columbia University Press 1977

 

Conant, James Bryant, 1883-1978 1964

 

Contant, Andre 1974

 

Cooley, William W. 1982

 

Coone, Arthur G. 1966

 

Corcoran, Mary 1965

 

Cordiner, Ralph J. 1961

 

Corey, John F. 1971

 

Corson, John Jay, 1905- 1970

 

Costello, John J. 1969

 

Cottrell, Donald Peery, 1902- 1954

 

Cowley, W. H., 1899- 1957-59

 

Cremin, Lawrence A., 1925- 1966

 

Cronbach, Lee J., 1916- 1967-68

 

Cross, Patricia Margaret 1967

 

Culbertson, Jack A. 1964

 

Cuninggim, Merrimon, 1911- 1968

folder 12

Carr, Robert Kenneth, 1908- 1965-70

folder 13

Chernin, Miltin, 1910-1987 1959-87

folder 14

Clark, Burton R. 1965-77

folder 15

Clark, Robert D. 1964-71

folder 16

Cole, Russell D. 1954-56

folder 17

Cook, Walter W. 1955-57

folder 18

Cooper, Russell Morgan, 1907- 1954-65

folder 19

D miscellaneous:

 

Darley, John G. 1965-66

 

Darling, R. E. 1978

 

Davis, Anne J., 1931- 1973

 

Davis, George Edward, 1907- 1968

 

Davis, Mildred M. 1968

 

Dawson, J. D. 1966

 

Dawson, Lawrence E. 1984

 

Dearing, Bruce 1970

 

Deegan, William L. 1971-73

 

Deighton, Lee C. 1967

 

Dennes, William Ray, 1898- 1955

 

Detchen, Lily 1971

 

Dixon, James P. 1963

 

Dobbins, Charles G. 1973

 

Dougherty, Richard M. 1977

 

Dukes, W. F. 1967

 

Dunham, Edgar Alden 1974

 

Durham, G. Homer, 1911- 1966-70

 

Dustan, Laura Corbin 1964-66

 

Dyer, Henry Salmon, 1907- 1956

 

Dykes, Archie R. 1967-68

folder 20

Dressel, Paul Leroy, 1910- 1955-69

folder 21

E miscellaneous:

 

Eckert, Ruth Elizabeth, 1905- 1971-73

 

Edgerton, Russell 1978

 

Educational Researcher 1971

 

Edwards, Marcia A. 1968

 

Eggertsen, Claude Andrew, 1909- 1972

 

Ehrmann, Winston 1970

 

Eidson, John Olin, 1908- 1969

 

Elberg, Sanford Samuel, 1913- 1966-68

 

Eley, Lynn W. 1964

 

Elman, Sandra E. 1977

 

Engelhardt, Sara L. 1975

 

English Speaking Union of the United States 1970-72

 

Erikson, Carl 1971

 

Evans, Catherine 1964

folder 22

Eddy, Edward Danforth 1971-77

folder 23

Edelstein, Stewart 1975-78

folder 24

Ertell, Merton William, 1918- 1971-73

folder 25

F miscellaneous:

 

Feder, Daniel D. 1965

 

Fellman, David, 1907- 1970

 

Ferguson, James S. 1969

 

Finholt, Albert E. 1966

 

Finnegan, Shonnie 1979

 

Fisher, Charles Frederick, 1936- 1970-74

 

Fisk, Helen 1968

 

Fleishman, Joel L. 1967

 

Fox, L. Robert 1973

 

Fretwell, Elbert K. 1964

 

Fuller, Edgar, 1904- 1969

 

Furnas, Charles C. 1955-57

folder 26

Farwell, Elwin D. 1963-72

folder 27

Fischler, Abraham S. 1974

folder 28

Fisk, Robert S. 1955-78

Box 2, folder 1

G miscellaneous:

 

Gaarde, Sara K. 1977

 

Gage, Nathaniel Lees 1968

 

Gagne, Robert Mills, 1916- 1967

 

Gallagher, Buell G., 1904- 1961

 

Garbarino, Joseph W., 1919- 1971-74

 

Garrison, Karl C., 1900- 1972

 

Gartenberg, Philip 1971-72

 

Giddens, Paul Henry, 1903- 1967-75

 

Giddens, Thomas R. 1975

 

Ginter, Richard 1969

 

Gleason, Gerald 1964

 

Gleazer, Edmund J. 1974

 

Glock, Charles 1965

 

Gold, Lois 1971

 

Goodlad, John I. 1967

 

Gordon, Robert 1972

 

Gottschalk, G. R. 1965

 

Gould, Samuel B. 1967-69

 

Gove, F. K. 1980

 

Graham, W. Gordon 1972

 

Graham, Patricia Albjerg 1985

 

Grambsch, Paul V., 1919- 1967

 

Granger, John Van Nuys, 1918- 1970

 

Graves, Benjamin B. 1969

 

Grobman, Hulda Gross, 1920- 1973

 

Grobsmith, M. S. 1966

 

Gross, Reuben H. 1969

 

Guba, Egon G. 1966

 

Gustad, John W. 1965

 

Gwaltney, Corbin 1972-74

folder 2

Gardner, David Pierpont, 1933- 1967-85

folder 3

Gardner, John William, 1912- 1958-69

folder 4

Glenny, Lyman A. 1959-74

folder 5

Gortner, Susan R. 1968-74

folder 6

H miscellaneous:

 

Hagar, Gerald H. 1959

 

Hagen, H. S. 1955

 

Halstead, D. Kent, 1930- 1974

 

Harcleroad, Fred F. 1973

 

Harman, David W. 1976

 

Harton, John James, 1923- 1962

 

Hefferlin, J. B. 1972-75

 

Heist, Paul 1978-84

 

Heller, Walter 1974

 

Henson, Corvin E. 1968

 

Heyns, Roger W., 1918- 1966-71

 

Hilgard, Ernest Ropiequet, 1904- 1963

 

Hitch, Charles Johnston 1974

 

Hobbs, Walter C. 1974

 

Hodgson, Walter H. 1954

 

Horn, Francis H. 1964

 

Hornby, Robert A. 1974

 

Horsky, Charles A. 1963-66

 

Horton, John T. 1955

 

Hubbell, Robert N. 1968-69

 

Hunter, Pauline F. 1965-69

folder 7

Haas, Dorothy M. 1954-60

folder 8

Heindel, Richard Heathcote, 1912- 1954-72

folder 9

Henry, David Dodds, 1905- 1971-73

folder 10

Hobson, Jesse E. 1966-70

folder 11

Holy, Thomas C. 1962-71

folder 12

I miscellaneous:

 

Ianni, Francis A. J. 1965

 

Ingalls, Rosco C. 1955

 

Interstate Printers 1973

 

Irwin, Judy 1975-76

folder 13

J miscellaneous:

 

Jacobs, Thomas Lloyd, 1908- 1955

 

Jacobson, John F. 1968

 

Jacobson, Paul Benjamin, 1901- 1965-68

 

Jaeger, Daniel J. 1969

 

James, H. Thomas, 1915- 1971

 

Jarrettt, James L., 1917- 1964-65

 

Jaworski, Leon 1974

 

Jeffries, Carson D. 1965

 

Jenks, Christopher 1965

 

Johnson, B. Lamar, 1904- 1955-57

 

Johnson, Clyde Sanfred, 1911- 1964

 

Johnson, Craig 1966

 

Johnson, Franklin A. 1963

 

Johnson, Gardiner 1958

 

Johnson, Kenneth 1973-74

 

Johnson, Robert S. 1956

 

Jones Memorial Fund 1961

 

Jones, Harold E. 1959

 

Jones, Mary Cover, 1896-1987 1968

 

Jones, Oliver P. 1959-63

 

Jones, Thomas E. 1956

 

Jones, Victor 1965-66

 

Jordan, Jack 1973

 

Jossey-Bass, Inc., Publishers 1971

folder 14

Jones, David H. 1966

folder 15

K miscellaneous:

 

Kadish, Sanford H. 1970-71

 

Kamm, Robert B. 1966

 

Kantor, J. R. K. 1969

 

Kappa Delta Pi 1971

 

Kaster, Gladys 1968-70

 

Keeler, W. W. 1972

 

Keeney, Barnaby Conrad, 1914- 1972

 

Keller, Robert J. 1964

 

Kelly, James A. 1973

 

Kent, Marshall 1966

 

Kerner, Otto 1967-68

 

Kerr, Ann U. 1974

 

Kershaw, Rosellen 1974

 

Ketter, Robert L. 1973-76

 

Kindred, Arthur 1956

 

King, Shirley 1974

 

Kirchhofer, A. H. 1956

 

Kirk, Barbara Ann 1956

 

Kissane, Leedice McAnelly 1969

 

Knapp, David C. 1968

 

Kneller, John W. 1969

 

Knight, Goodwin J. 1957

 

Knoell, Dorothy M. 1973

 

Knorr, Owen A. 1968-72

 

Knowles, Asa S., 1909- 1973-74

 

Knudson, Barbara 1975

 

Kreplin, Hannah S. 1971

 

Kruytbosch, Carlos E. 1973

 

Kuter, Laurence S. 1955

folder 16

Keeton, Morris T. 1966-71

folder 17

Kerr, Clark 1956-77

folder 18

Knox, Seymour 1954-70

Box 3, folder 1

L miscellaneous:

 

Larsen, C. M. 1974

 

Lee, Eugene C. 1973

 

Lee, Hector, 1908- 1974

 

Leonard, J. Paul 1957

 

LeVasseur, Paul M. 1977

 

Lewis, Harry Fletcher 1955-56

 

Lipset, Seymour Martin 1973

 

Lomnitz, Larissa Adler de 1973

 

Long, Durward 1974

 

Love, Malcolm Andrews, 1904- 1966

 

Lundberg, Joan 1975

folder 2

Lane, Frederick S., 1942- 1971-74

folder 3

Leslie, Larry L. 1973-87

folder 4

M miscellaneous:

 

MacLatchy, Josephine 1955

 

Manno, Bruno V. 1987

 

Maradudin, Alexei 1974

 

March, James G. 1972

 

Maslach, G. J. 1974

 

Matthews, J. T. 1972

 

Maucker, James William, 1912- 1968

 

Mautz, Robert B., 1974

 

McCaffrey, Stanley E., 1917- 1971

 

McConnell, Robert E. 1955

 

McCrone, Alistair W. 1972

 

McCutcheon, James W. 1977

 

McGill, E. C. 1969

 

McInnis, Malcolm C., Jr. 1978

 

McKelvey, [ ] n.d.

 

McKinley, John R. 1968

 

McLaughlin, Samuel 1956

 

McMurrin, Trudy 1975

 

Medsker, Leland L. 1970

 

Meldonian, Robert 1971

 

Menges, Constantine Christopher 1974

 

Meyerson, Martin 1965-71

 

Mikkelsen, Norma B. 1976

 

Miller, George E. 1969

 

Minter, W. John 1973-75

 

Moos, Malcolm Charles, 1916- 1967

 

Morse, Horace T. 1948-49

 

Moseley, Jonathan D. 1970

 

Muir, Sandy 1974

 

Myron, Ronald C. 1974

folder 5

Martin, Warren B. 1970-75

folder 6

McGrath, Earl James, 1902- 1955-79

folder 7

McHenry, Dean E., 1939- 1963-73

folder 8

McMurrin, Sterling M. 1972-75

folder 9

McWhinnie, R. E. 1946-47

folder 10

Millett, John D., 1912- 1966-77

folder 11

Monroe, Walter Scott, 1882-1961 1947-48

folder 12

Morgan, Anthony Wayne 1977-78

folder 13

Morrill, James Lewis, 1891- 1966-71

folder 14

Morrisett, Lloyd N., 1893- 1971-73

folder 15

Mortimer, Kenneth P., 1937- 1974-78

folder 16

N miscellaneous:

 

Newburn, Harry Kenneth, 1906- 1972-74

 

Newcomb, Theodore Mead, 1903- 1972

 

Ness, Frederic William 1971-76

 

Newell, L. Jackson, 1938 1978

 

Nichols, Guy W. 1974

 

Nixon, Richard M., 1913- 1972

 

Nordine, Paul C. 1977

 

NPACT 1972

 

Nyquist, Ewald B., 1914- 1976

folder 17

O miscellaneous:

 

Ostar, Allan W. 1973

 

Otto, M. C., 1876- 1941

folder 18

P miscellaneous:

 

Pailthorp, Keith 1984

 

Palmer, Francis H. 1964

 

Paltridge, James Gilbert 1974

 

Penn, J. Roger 1974

 

Perez, Maria M. 1974

 

Pierson, Frank Cook, 1911- 1965

 

Pifer, Alan J. 1974

 

Pinch, Jess-Elizabeth 1965

 

Pitzer, Kenneth S. 1979

 

Policy Analysis Service 1977

 

Poster, Duff 1973

 

Posvar, Wesley W. 1974

 

Pressey, Sidney Leavitt, 1888- 1967

 

Public Affairs Reports 1973

 

Pugh, Nathaniel 1974

folder 19

Perkins, James Alfred, 1911- 1963-77

folder 20

Perkins, John A. 1966-73

folder 21

Q miscellaneous:

 

Quay, Richard H. 1980-81

folder 22

R miscellaneous:

 

Ratchford, C. Brice 1973

 

Ravitch, Diane 1978

 

Reinert, Paul C. 1964-71

 

Reinkemeyer, Agnes 1971

 

Reynolds, James Walton, 1907- 1967

 

Richey, Herman Glenn, 1897- 1968

 

Robertson, Leon B. 1974

 

Ruddell, Robert B. 1979

 

Russell, David Harris, 1906-1965 1956

folder 23

S miscellaneous:

 

Salner, Marcia Beck 1976

 

Sanford, Nevitt 1965-78

 

Sawhill, John C., 1936- 1974

 

Schmeckebier, Laurence Eli, 1906- 1955-65

 

Schmidtlein, Frank A., 1932- 1974

 

Schuster, Jack H. 1975

 

Shear, William M. 1971

 

Sherriffs, Alex C. 1973

 

Shulman, Lee S. 1988

 

Siegelman, Philip 1973-74

 

Silverman, Robert J., 1940- 1977

 

Slick, Richard D. 1973

 

Slottman, William B. 1977

 

Smelser, Neil J. 1972

 

Smith, Francis A. 1954

 

Society for Research into Higher Education 1977

 

Soengen, Ann 1975

 

Somers, Harold Milton, 1915- 1961

 

Sproul, Robert Gordon, 1891-1975 1964-66

 

Stadtman, Verne 1974

 

Stevens, George E. 1954

 

Stone, James Champion, 1916- 1974

 

Strong, Edward William, 1901- 1964

 

Suslow, Sidney 1975

 

Swenson, Esther J., 1907- 1956-72

folder 24

T miscellaneous:

 

Tillery, Dale 1978-81

 

Tolley, William Pearson, 1900- 1970

 

Trautman, DeForest L. 1973

 

Trent, James W. 1968

 

Troutt, William E. 1973

 

Turnbull, William W., 1919- 1974

 

Tyler, Fred 1972

folder 25

U-V miscellaneous:

 

United Business Service Company 1966-74

 

Vaughn, Alfred L. 1973

folder 26

W-Y miscellaneous:

 

Weaver, J. Fred 1977

 

Wenberg, Stanley 1966-74

 

Williams, Ruthann E. 1978

 

Wilson, Margaret 1968

 

Wilson, Sloan, 1920- 1954

 

Young, Susan A. 1984

folder 27

Wardwell, Dorolese H. 1958-71

folder 28

Weaver, John C. 1970-77

folder 29

Wicke, Myron F. 1955-60

folder 30

Williamson, E. G., 1900- 1956-72

folder 31

Williamson, James Mann 1974

Cartons 1-3

Series 2: Scholarly Publications and Speeches, 1934-1984

Scope and Content Note

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically, and then alphabetically by title.
Publications, manuscripts, and speeches were arranged by Professor Ann Heiss, who also prepared the Bibliography included in the first folder. Undated and roughly dated papers follow, arranged by decade. Speech notes, including original cards and notes, are found at the end.
 

Dated Manuscripts, 1934-1984

Ctn. 1, folder 1

Bibliography of T. R. McConnell

 

1934

folder 2

Changes in Scores on the Psychological Examination of the American Council on Education from Freshman to Senior Year

folder 3

Educational Articulation: An Experiment in the Articulation of Secondary and Higher Education

 

1937

folder 4

A New Plan for Concentration: The 'Functional Major' as Administered by Cornell College

folder 5

Psychological Principles of Guidance

folder 6

The Role of Guidance in Functional Education

 

1938

folder 7

Creative Art in the Schools

folder 8

Functional Curricula for General Education

folder 9

Uncapitalizing Progressive Education, I

 

1939

folder 10

Cooperation and Competition

folder 11

A Critique of Instruments for General Education

folder 12

Learning by Thinking

folder 13

Psychological Foundations of Curriculum Construction, I6

folder 14

Psychological Foundations of Curriculum Construction, II

folder 15

The Relation of College Instruction of Interest and Motivation

folder 16

Shall the Junior College Come of Age

 

1940

folder 17

Psychological Bases of Curriculum Construction

folder 18

Some Problems of Integration, II

folder 19

A Study of the Extent of Measurement of Differential Objectives of Instruction

folder 20

The University and You

 

1941

folder 21

College Students and the Problem of Values

folder 22

The Nature of Educational Research

folder 23

A New Measure of Introversion-Extroversion, with C. Evans

folder 24

Orientation Courses

folder 25

Recent Trends in Learning Theory: Their Application to the Psychology of Arithmetic

 

1942

folder 26

Commencement Address, Superior State Teacher's College

folder 27

Identifying the Marks of an Educated Person

folder 28

The Needs of a State for Terminal Education

 

1943

folder 29

Education and Confidence in the Common Man

folder 30

The Function of General and Liberal Education

folder 31

Summary of a Report of Commission on Liberal Education

folder 32

The University Curriculum Survey, with R. Eckert

 

1944

folder 33

Adjusting Education Psychology to War and Postwar Needs, with F. Freeman and D. Prescott

folder 34

Commencement Address, Pre-Meteorology College

folder 35

A Design for General Education for Members of the Armed Forces, et al

folder 36

Education for Personal Development and Civic Responsibility

folder 37

The Function of General and Liberal Education

folder 38

The Humanities Convocation Address, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

folder 39

The Humanities in Liberal Education

folder 40

Liberal Education After the War

folder 41

Outline of a Proposal for a Program in General Education

folder 42

Voice of America Radio Forum, June 26, 1944, with Castell and Beach

 

1945

folder 43

Broad Issues in the Improvement of Senior College Curriculums

folder 44

Convocation Address Hamline College, St. Paul, Minn.

folder 45

Curriculum Changes in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts

folder 46

Education for Life in a Democracy

folder 47

An Open Letter to Faculty and Students re Education for Post-War Responsibilities

 

1946

folder 48

A Comprehensive Nation-wide Program of Education for Secondary and Post-Secondary Schools, et al

folder 49

Education in the Crisis of Our Times

folder 50

The Future of Higher Education

folder 51

The Partnership of Teaching and Learning

folder 52

The Role of Art in Fostering Intercultural Sensitivity

 

1947

folder 53

Commentary on the Report of the President's Commission on Higher Education

folder 54

General Education in the Crisis of Our Time

folder 55

Problems Involved in Developing a Program of General Education

folder 56

Summary of an Address Given at the Minneapolis Women's Club

 

1948

folder 57

Evaluation of the Forty-Seventh Yearbook on Reading in the High School and College

folder 58

Fundamental Decisions in Developing a Program of General Education

folder 59

Higher Education for All, with E. McGrath and R. Wirth

folder 60

The Partnership of Teaching and Learning

folder 61

Significant Developments and Current Problems in Higher Education: Report from the United States

folder 62

Statement by T. R. McConnell, in Report of the Preparatory Conference of Representatives of Universities, UNESCO

folder 63

Statement on Higher Education in America, Report of Proceedings, Sixth Congress of the Universities of the British Commonwealth

 

1949

folder 64

Abstract of a Paper Given at the Foreign Language Conference

folder 65

The Expanding Role of Higher Education

folder 66

General Education, article for Encyclopedia of Educational Research

folder 67

How Far Shall We Go with Professional Education?

folder 68

Impressions of British University Education

folder 69

Liberal Education and Specialization

folder 70

Liberal Education in American Democracy

folder 71

Problems in the Report of President Truman's Commission on Higher Education

folder 72

A Reply to the Critics

folder 73

The Right to Develop Excellence

folder 74

What Do You Want from a Liberal Education?

 

1950

folder 75

Commencement Address, University of Minnesota

folder 76

Review of Educational Acceleration: Appraisals and Basic Problems by S.L. Pressey

folder 77

Farewell Remarks on Leaving the University of Minnesota

folder 78

Guided Learning, with G. L. Anderson

folder 79

National Security and Educational Freedom

folder 80

Opening Convocation for Entering Law School Students

folder 81

What to Teach in a Journalism School

 

1951

folder 82

The Chancellor's Message, University of Buffalo, N.Y.

folder 83

Chancellor T. R. McConnell's Greetings to the Faculty of the University of Buffalo

folder 84

Commencement Address, Kenmore High School, Buffalo, N.Y.

folder 85

Commencement Address, University of Minnesota

folder 86

The Effects of General Education on the Student

folder 87

General Education and Specialism in British Universities

folder 88

Inauguration Address as Chancellor, University of Buffalo, N.Y.

folder 89

The Individual in Liberal Education

folder 90

The Niagara Frontier Convocation: The Outlook for Mankind in the Next Half Century

folder 91

Organization Within the University of Graduate Work in Education

folder 92

Report of the Chancellor, University of Buffalo, N.Y.

folder 93

The Responsibilities of Freedom

folder 94

Statement for Conference on Civil Rights

 

1952

folder 95

Chancellor's Greeting to New Students, University of Buffalo, N.Y.

folder 96

Freshman Convocation, University of Buffalo, N.Y.

folder 97

How Can We Get the Schools We Want?

folder 98

The Meaning of General Educati

folder 99

Report of the Chancellor, 1951-1952

folder 100

The Unique Function of Education in American Democracy

 

1953

folder 101

The Educational Dilemma in a Democratic Society: Challenges in Two National Commission Reports

folder 102

Freedom and the Future of Private Colleges and Universities

folder 103

Freshman Orientation, University of Buffalo, N.Y.

folder 104

Higher Education and Freedom

folder 105

The Individual and General Education

folder 106

Psychological Basis of the Development of Social Studies Skills

folder 107

Report of the Chancellor, 1952-1953

folder 108

Some Unresolved Problems of Secondary Education

folder 109

Speech for the Dedication of Williamsville High School

folder 110

Statement on the Meaning and Necessity of Intellectual and Academic Freedom

folder 111

Strengths and Weaknesses in General Education

 

1954

folder 112

Address of Welcome, Fiftieth Annual Meeting of the American Association of University Professors, Buffalo, N.Y.

folder 113

Cooperation, Organization and Administration: Positives vs. Negatives

folder 114

Financing Liberal Education

folder 115

A Larger Role for Higher Education

folder 116

Numbers and Standards

folder 117

Opening Remarks, Annual Meeting of AAUP Buffalo

folder 118

Report of the Chancellor, University of Buffalo, N.Y.

folder 119

A Re-Study of Higher Education in California: Its Implications for Teacher Education

folder 120

The Role of the Junior College in a Comprehensive Statewide System of Higher Education

folder 121

Student Personnel Services--Marginal or Peripheral

folder 122

A University President Looks at Student Personnel Work

 

1955

folder 123

The Bearing of Administrative Organization on Interdisciplinary Activities

folder 124

California Studies its Needs and Resources in Higher Education, with T. C. Holy and H. H. Semans

folder 125

Digest of the Restudy of the Needs of California in Higher Education, with T. C. Holy and H. H. Semans

folder 126

Enrollment Increases: Strains on Institutional Resources

folder 127

The Measurement of Introversion-Extroversion

folder 128

Remarks, University of Utah Institute for Professors of Psychiatry, Colorado Springs

folder 129

Strengths and Weaknesses in General Education

 

1956

folder 130

Identifying Purposes Appropriate to Varying Types of Institutions: Diversity and Unity

folder 131

The Restudy of the Needs of California HIgher Education

 

1957

folder 132

Determining the Flow of the 'Rising Tide' of Applicants to Higher Education

folder 133

The Diversification of Higher Education: A Research Program

folder 134

Higher Education: Accomplishment and Opportunity Unprecedented

folder 135

Minnesota T.S.E. Inventory and Minnesota T.S.E. Inventory Manual, with C. Evans

folder 136

The Mission of Colleges for Teacher Education

folder 137

The Relation of Institutional Goals and Organization to the Administration of Student Personnel Work

 

1959

Ctn. 2, folder 1

Academic Leadership

folder 2

Review of The American College President by H. W. Stoke

folder 3

Diversification in Higher Education

folder 4

Do Students Make the College? with P. A. Heist

folder 5

Evaluation of the Institute for Presidents and Academic Deans

folder 6

Review of The House of the Intellect: Intellectual Aristocracyvs. Art, Science and Philanthropy by J. Barzun

folder 7

A Look at the Total Educational Scene

folder 8

The Rediscovery of the Gifted Student

 

1960

folder 9

Differential Selectivity of American Higher Education

folder 10

Education 1975: Higher Education

folder 11

Problems of Selection of Education Personnel

folder 12

The Vocational College Culture

 

1961

folder 13

The Diverse College Student Population, with Paul Heist

folder 14

The Future Structure and Function of Higher Education

folder 15

Review of Governance of Colleges and Universities by J. Corson

folder 16

Personality and Scholarship: Distinguishing Characteristics of High Ability Students Who Choose Institutions Ranked High in the Production of Future Scholars, with P. A. Heist, F. Matsler, and P. Williams

folder 17

Problems of Distributing Students among Institutions with Varying Characteristics

folder 18

Report on a Mission to Chile: Study of Opportunities for Support for Higher Education, with D. Trautman and R. Wicham

 

1962

folder 19

Differences in Student Attitudes toward Civil Liberties and Academic Freedom

folder 20

Diversification in Higher Education Chapter 4 in Talks on American Education, edited by H. Chauncey

folder 21

Diversification in Higher Education, Voice of America Forum

folder 22

Foreword in Promise and Performance, John G. Darley Study of Ability and Achievement in Higher Education, UCB

folder 23

Individual Differences among College Freshmen, with M. A. Trow and H. D. Webster

folder 24

Student Personality Characteristics Associated with Groups of Colleges and Fields of Study, with E. D. Farwell and J. R. Warren

 

1963

folder 25

Approaches to the Measurement of Intellectual Disposition

folder 26

Britain's Crisis in Education

folder 27

Education Deprivation in a Highly Developed Society

folder 28

Needed Research in College and University Organization and Administration

 

1964

folder 29

Alternatives to the Practice of a Mystery

folder 30

The Coordination of State Systems of Higher Education

folder 31

The Multi-versity and the Liberal Arts College

folder 32

The Need for Continuity in the Medical School Student's Educational Experience

folder 33

Observations on the Computerization of Higher Education

folder 34

The Role of Coordinating Boards

 

1965

folder 35

Planning and Coordination

folder 36

A Revolution in British Higher Education

 

1966

folder 37

The Attainment of Individuality

folder 38

Colleges Which Change Their Students

folder 39

Governments and the University: A Comparative Analysis

folder 40

Higher Education: Accomplishment and Opportunity Unprecedented

folder 41

The Liberal University

folder 42

Rationalizing the Development of Higher Education

folder 43

Stability and Change in Colleges and Universities

folder 44

These We Teach

folder 45

The University and the Crisis of Our Time

folder 46

The University and the State: A Comparative Study

 

1967

folder 47

Research or Development: A Reconciliation

folder 48

Student Participation in Education and Governance

 

1968

folder 49

Colleges and Universities as Agents of Social Change: An Introduction

folder 50

The Function of Leadership in Academic Institutions

folder 51

Higher Education in the 1980's

folder 52

The Professional School and the University

folder 53

A Research Base for a Diversified System of Higher Education

folder 54

What College for Whom?

 

1969

folder 55

Collective Bargaining, Unionism and Academic Senates: Agents and Effects in Faculty Senates

folder 56

Faculty Government through Academic Senates: Authority and Relationships

folder 57

Faculty Interests in Value Change and Power Conflict

folder 58

Faculty Participation in College and University Governance

folder 59

Faculty Resources for Universal Higher Education

folder 60

The Impact of the Minnesota Student Personnel Program on Higher Education

folder 61

The Individual in the Organized University

folder 62

Proposal for a Study of Academic Senates and Faculty Members

folder 63

Trends in American Higher Education

 

1970

folder 64

Campus Governance: Faculty Participation, The Research Reporter

folder 65

The Context of the Articulation Problem

folder 66

L' exercice de l'autorite a l'universite

folder 67

Faculty Participation in University Governance, with K. P. Mortimer

folder 68

Student Personnel Services -- Central or Peripheral?

 

1971

folder 69

Accountability and Autonomy

folder 70

Campus Governance -- Faculty Participation, AGB reprint of 1970 article

folder 71

Planning Mechanisms for British Transition to Mass Higher Education, with R. O. Berdahl

folder 72

Review of Statewide Coordination of Higher Education by R. O. Berdahl

 

1972

folder 73

Do Colleges Affect Student Values?

folder 74

Flexibility or Rigidity: University Attitudes toward the James Report with Margaret A. Fay

folder 75

Flexibility, Quality and Authority in Coordinated Systems of Higher Education

folder 76

The Planning and Coordination of British Higher Education

folder 77

The Presidency: Leadership with Marginal Authority

folder 78

Toward Mass Higher Education in Britain

 

1973

folder 79

Can the Elite University Survive?

folder 80

Coordination: American and British Style, Review of Higher Education: From Autonomy to Systems, edited by J. A. Perkins and B. B. Israel

folder 81

Higher Education Trinary and Binary: California and Britain Look Ahead

 

1974

folder 82

The Diploma of Higher Education: Some Dilemmas and Opportunities

folder 83

Expansion with Austerity

folder 84

Orientation Talk at Conference of California Post Secondary Education Commission, June 27, 1974

folder 85

Report of a Study of the Selection Process for the President of San Francisco State University, et al

 

1975

folder 86

The Time Has Come

 

1978

folder 87

The Patterning of British Higher Education

 

1979

folder 88

Administrative Discretion and Shared Authority

folder 89

Comments on the Adminstration of the University of Buffalo, 1950-1954

folder 90

Turning Points in a Scholarly Career

 

1981

folder 91

Autonomy and Accountability: Some Fundamental Issues

 

1983

folder 92

Introduction of President Gardner

 

1984

folder 93

Higher Education and the Changing Labor Force

folder 94

Clippings

 

Undated Manuscripts, ca. 1940-1950s

Ctn. 2, folder 95

The Academic Climate and the Development of Scholarly Attitudes

folder 96

Behavioral Objectives in the General Education Program

folder 97

Characteristics of a Profession

folder 98

General Education at the University of Minnesota

folder 99

The Humanities in the Modern World: Commentary on the Record

folder 100

The Liberal Arts College in the Structure of American Higher Education

folder 101

Psychological Basis of General Education

 

Undated Manuscripts, ca. 1950-1960s

Ctn. 2, folder 102

Broadening the Cultural and Economic Base of College and University Graduates

folder 103

Education for American Democracy

folder 104

The Education of the Intellectually Gifted

folder 105

Freedom to Teach -- Freedom to Learn: A Statement

folder 106

The Proposed National Science Foundation and Educational Freedom

folder 107

The Unique Character of American Higher Education

 

Undated Manuscripts, ca. 1960s

Ctn. 2, folder 108

Basic Strategy for American Public Higher Education

folder 109

Recent Developments in British Higher Education

folder 110

Struggle for Recovery in Western Europe

 

Undated Manuscripts, ca. 1960-1970s

Ctn. 2, folder 111

The Changing Character of Colleges and Universities in America

folder 112

Characteristics of Teachers and Administrators

folder 113

The Social Science Curriculum and the Finely Tuned, Culturally Sensitive Mind

 

Speech Notes, 1942-1982, n.d

Ctn. 3, folder 1

The Responsibility of the Scholar n.d.

 

Trends in General Education n.d.

 

General Education n.d.

folder 2

Certain Phases of Teacher Education Which Need More Emphasis n.d.

 

Commencement Address, Wayne University 1948

 

“University Freshmen” 1949

 

Speech given at the University of New Mexico 1950

folder 3

University of Minnesota - Freshman Convocation 1946

 

Notes on Sidney Hook article 1949

 

“Liberal Education -- Luxury or Necessity in the Postwar World” 1944

 

“The Need for Better Preparation of College Teachers” 1949

 

“Science in the University Structure” n.d.

folder 4

“Educational Problems Calling for Systemwide Analysis and Political Solutions” n.d.

 

Faculty-Student Banquet, Business Administration 1951

 

Minnesota Conference on Teacher Education 1942

 

University of Chicago - “Design for Teacher Education” 1945

folder 5

Committee on General Education n.d.

 

Faculty Meeting 1942

 

Men's Club 1982

 

The Need for Both Public and Private Colleges and Universities n.d.

 

Notes on Talk Before General Education Committee, Harvard 1944

 

Statewide Assembly n.d.

folder 6

Miscellaneous n.d.

Cartons 3-5

Series 3: Research Notes/Files, 1956-1986

Scope and Content Note

Arrangement

Divided by subject into 8 sub-series: United Kingdom Research; Psychological Tests; Governance; Master Plan for California; American Higher Education; General Education; Book Research; and, Clippings Files.
Includes working notes and drafts on subjects of interest, including some relevant correspondence.
 

United Kingdom Research, [ca. 1961-1986]

Ctn. 3, folder 7-14

Research Notes

folder 15

Correspondence, Interview with Sir Eric Ashby

folder 16

Book Outline - British Notes

folder 17

England - Shattuck/Berdahl chapter

folder 18

Edwin Kerr/CNAA

folder 19

British University Development

folder 20

Patterns of British Higher Education

folder 21-22

Lindop Committee

folder 23

Draft of Lancaster Paper

folder 24

Correspondence re Diploma in Higher Education

folder 25

Continuation of the New Universities Conference at Keele TRM Interview

folder 26

Conference with Sir William Cooper, Vice Chancellor of the University of Manchester

folder 27

Conference with Sir Douglas Logan, Principal, University of London

folder 28

Conference with Sir Peter Venables, College of Advanced Technology, Birmingham

folder 29-37

Tape Transcripts

folder 38

Review of Power and Authority in British Universities

folder 39

Sabbatical Report

 

Psychological Tests, [ca. 1956-1973]

Ctn. 3, folder 40-41

Minnesota TSE Inventory

folder 42-44

OPI Test

folder 45-49

SSI Study

 

Governance, [ca. 1970-1977]

Ctn. 4, folder 1

Correspondence with John D. Millett re case studies

folder 2

Correspondence re Governance pamphlet

folder 3

Governance proposal

folder 4

Interview notes for Case Study of Berkeley Governance

folder 5

Draft of Campus Governance at Berkeley

folder 6

Governance Workshop

folder 7

Notes on Comments on Case Study of Berkeley Governance and clippings

folder 8

Governance - miscellaneous

folder 9

Draft of book chapter on Faculty-Trustee Relationships

folder 10

Archie R. Dykes manuscript: Faculty Participation in Decision-Making

folder 11

Stull-Pardee AAUP study on governance

folder 12

UCB Senate Committees - notes

folder 13

Interview with Chancellor Bowker re Administrative Committees

folder 14

Organization Theory and University Administration

by Theodore L. Reller

 

Master Plan for California, [ca. 1960-1972]

Ctn. 4, folder 15

Master Plan for Higher Education in California

folder 16

Master Plan - Legislative Study

folder 17

Master Plan - Liaison Committee (Joint Staff)

folder 18

Master Plan Joint Advisory Committee

folder 19

Master Plan - The Regents

 

American Higher Education, [ca. 1944-1972]

Ctn. 4, folder 20

Antioch College - correspondence

folder 21

Authority

folder 22

California State Colleges 1963 Admissions Study

folder 23

Correspondence re Change article on student values

folder 24

Study of Institutional Change - Anderson & Medsker

folder 25-26

Distinctiveness Study - Santa Cruz

folder 27

Freedom and Purpose in the University, by David Gardner, UCSB

folder 28

Henry L. Mason manuscript on Academic Senates

folder 29

Student Personnel Workers - University of Minnesota

folder 30

University of Minnesota - Foreign Area Studies Curriculum

folder 31

Reviews of A General Pattern for American Higher Education

 

General Education, [ca. 1943-1957]

Ctn. 4, folder 32

Continuing Conference on General Education

folder 33

Committee on General Education

folder 34

General Education

folder 35

General Education - Humanities

folder 36

General, Liberal, and Professional Education

folder 37

General and Liberal Education

folder 38-39

General Education - reprints and essays

folder 40-44

Committee on General Education - pamphlets

 

Book Research, [ca. 1964-1983]

Ctn. 4, folder 45-47

McConnell-Mortimer book - outline and clippings, correspondence, reviews

folder 48

Organization and Administration

folder 49

Fresno Interviews, Kerr, etc.

folder 50

Yeshiva Case - papers and clippings

folder 51-52

Robert Berdahl book

Ctn. 5, folder 1

Reviews by McConnell

folder 2

Byrne Report, Governance & Education

 

Clipping Files, [ca. 1960s-1980s]

Ctn. 5, folder 3

Governance

folder 4

College and University Studies

folder 5

Criminology and New Programs

folder 6

Extended University Education

folder 7

David P. Gardner, 1933 -

folder 8

Innovation at Berkeley

folder 9

McConnell-Edelstein Study

folder 10

Eldridge Cleaver case

folder 11

Angela Davis case

folder 12

The Regents and the Davis case

folder 13-14

People's Park, Student Strike, etc.

folder 15

Presidential Leadership

folder 16

1973-1974 University Budget

folder 17-18

Miscellaneous clippings

Ctn. 5

Series 4: Professional Activities, 1955-1984

Scope and Content Note

Files, with correspondence, on committees, conferences, and publications relating to professional organizations. Also includes McConnell's recommendations for former students and colleagues.
Ctn. 5, folder 19

Academy for Educational Development 1975

folder 20

Accreditation - Scripps and Claremont Colleges 1971-72

folder 21

American Academy of Arts and Sciences Conference 1972

folder 22

American Association of University Professors 1971

folder 23

American Educational Research Association Award 1977

folder 24

Association of American Colleges 1970

folder 25

California Post-Secondary Education Commission 1985

folder 26

Carnegie Commission - correspondence 1955-76

folder 27

Carnegie - McConnell study fund 1956-75

folder 28

Early Center for the Study of Higher Education 1963-65

folder 29

CSHE - McConnell-Glenny correspondence 1972-75

folder 30

Notes on Glenny, Lyman A. 1983

folder 31

Chronicle of Higher Education 1974

folder 32

Committee for Economic Development 1973

folder 33

Conference on "Fit" Between Students and Institutions n.d.

folder 34

Conference on Higher Education - AAHE - Edgerton 1978

folder 35

Cornell College, Iowa: General 1960-69

folder 36

Danforth Foundation 1974

folder 37

Directory of California Community Colleges 1975

folder 38

Education Commission of the States - SHEEO 1975

folder 39

Encyclopedia of Education article - Lee Deighton 1967-70

folder 40-41

Extended University

 

Mortimer Report 1971

 

Carnegie Proposal - David Gardner 1972

folder 42

Faculty Meeting on Educational Administration 1985

folder 43

Ford Foundation: American-British Conference 1973

folder 44

Fortune Survey of Higher Education 1949

folder 45

Gardner - Report of Growth Plan Task Force - UCB 1971

folder 46

Governing Board - Evaluation of CRHE 1971-74

folder 47

Graduate Students n.d.

folder 48

HEW Symposium on Policy Issues 1974

folder 49

Higher Education Steering Committee 1976-85

folder 50

Jossey-Bass book contract 1977-78

folder 51

Law School Review 1974

folder 52

McConnell Projects - CSHE 1967-68

folder 53

Mortimer Committee Report - CHE 1984

folder 54

National Academy of Education 1973

folder 55

Publication correspondence 1975

folder 56

Reorganization of the School of Education 1978

folder 57

Request for Grant for Commission on Research 1987

folder 58

Review of chapter for Office of Education - Halsted 1971

folder 59

Tenure 1971-72

folder 60

UNESCO - International University 1971

folder 61

Washington State - Advisory Council on Public Higher Education 1966-69

folder 62-63

Recommendations, A-Z miscellaneous

box  Box 4, folder 1-8

Recommendations: 1963-83

 

Anderson, G. Lester

 

Beesley, Kenneth H.

 

Berdahl, Robert

 

Gortner, Susan R.

 

Leslie, Larry L.

 

Martin, Warren B.

 

Mortimer, Kenneth P.

 

Paltridge, James Gilbert

Box 4

Series 5: Personal Papers, 1950-1979.

Scope and Content Note

Includes biographical information and records of McConnell's tenure as Chancellor of the University of Buffalo, New York.
box  Box 4, folder 9-10

Biographies and Bibliography 1961-78, n.d.

folder 11

Carnegie Oral History 1967

folder 12

Festschrift 1973

folder 13

Clippings on McConnell 1955-77, n.d.

folder 14-21

University of Buffalo Administration 1950-79