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Elise Hatt Campbell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UP001410
The papers of Elise Hatt Campbell reflect her work within the Merrill-Palmer Institute and as an instructor at Wayne University. Included are notes, outlines and handouts from various speeches and lectures she gave, any correspondence regarding those lectures, and forms, charts, and test data from research completed at Merrill-Palmer. Also included are research for her articles, some published works written by Elise and an unpublished manuscript related to her work at Merrill-Palmer.

Important Subjects: Ability—Testing—Unites States Child development—Research—United States Child development—Testing Detroit Council for Youth Service Identity (Psychology) in children Interpersonal relations in children Metropolitan Detroit Youth Services Merrill-Palmer Institute New York junior Consultation Service Youth—Services for—Michigan Vocational Adjustment Bureau for Girls, New York City

Important Correspondence: Boyd I. Walker Mary Ellen Gould Hadjishy Rosanne Roark Suzanne Copland

Dates

  • 1919 - 1943
  • Majority of material found within 1923 - 1939

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library "Rules for Use of Archival Materials."

Restrictions: Researchers may encounter records of a sensitive nature - personnel files, case records and those involving investigations, legal, and other private matters. Privacy laws and restrictions imposed by the Library prohibit the use of names and other personal information, which might identify an individual, except with written permission from the Director and/or the donor.

Extent

.5 Linear Feet (1 MB)

Abstract

Elise Hatt Campbell was a staff member of the Merrill-Palmer Institute. During her tenure she conducted studies and wrote articles concerning childhood development and education, as well as taught courses at Wayne University. Campbell was also a consultant in the Detroit Council for Youth Service and Chairman of the Committee of the Detroit Council of Social Agencies. The papers of Elise Hatt Campbell reflect her work within the Merrill-Palmer Institute and as an instructor at Wayne University. Included are notes, outlines and handouts from various speeches and lectures she gave, any correspondence regarding those lectures, and forms, charts, and test data from research completed at Merrill-Palmer. Also included are research for her articles, some published works written by Elise and an unpublished manuscript related to her work at Merrill-Palmer.

History

Elise Hatt Campbell was a staff member of the Merrill-Palmer Institute. During her tenure she conducted studies and wrote articles concerning childhood development and education, as well as taught courses at Wayne University. Campbell was also a consultant in the Detroit Council for Youth Service and Chairman of the Committee of the Detroit Council of Social Agencies.

Arrangement

Folders in this collection are not necessarily arranged in any particular order. The box folder listing provides an inventory based on their original order. Subjects may be dispersed throughout the collection.

Acquisition

The Elise Hatt Campbell Papers were deposited at the Reuther Library by Mary Ellen Gould Hadjishy on January 26, 1989.

Related Material

Reuther Library Merrill-Palmer Records Collections

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Jennifer Meekhof on January 19, 2011.
Title
Guide to the Elise Hatt Campbell Papers
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Jennifer Meekhof.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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