Archibald W. Anderson Papers, 1928-1965
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Brief Description:

Papers of Archibald W. Anderson (1905-1965), professor of history and philosophy of education (1940-1965), including correspondence, reports, class notes, bibliographies, reprints and related material concerning history of education; College of Education - duties and history; students and doctoral examinations (1944-64); publications and reprints (1941-63); biographical material; policies and meetings of the Progressive Education Association (1938-44, 1953-55), American Education Fellowship (1944-53), the John Dewey Society (1947-65) and the History of Education Society (1961-65); securing contributions for and editing Progressive Education (1947-58), Educational Theory (1950-65), History of Education (1949-54), Educational Administration and Supervision (1953-56); Journal of Educational Psychology (1952-56) and the John Dewey Society Yearbooks (1948-62) and Anderson's college and university training at Columbia and Ohio State (1928-38).

Correspondents include Theodore Brameld, H. C. Buchholz, Orin B. Graff, H. Gordon Hullfish, Harold Rugg, Ordway Tead, Issak N. Thut and William Van Til.

Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 10/6/21
Created by: Anderson, Archibald W. (1905-1965)
Volume: 7.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 11/11/65; 3/20/69
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Arrangement: by type of material, chronological and alphabetical thereunder
Subject Index
Afro-American Education
American Education Fellowship
Columbia University
Community Controversy
Dewey Society, John
Education, College of
Educational Theory
Faculty Papers
History of Education
Ohio State University
Progressive Education
Progressive Education Association
Secondary Education
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]