Ernst Papanek papers, bulk (1940-1970)

Title
Ernst Papanek papers, 1928-1976, bulk (1940-1970)
Author
Papanek, Ernst, 1900-1973.
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Description
23 linear feet (42 boxes).
Subject
Genre/Form
  • Audio tapes.
  • Diaries.
  • Photographs.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
  • Permission to view selected materials must be obtained from Curator of Manuscripts.
  • closed for 100 years from date of file (2048-2072).
  • closed.
Additional Formats (note)
  • available on microfilm;
Source (note)
  • Papanek, Helene
Biography (note)
  • Ernst Papanek (1900-1973) was an Austrian-born child psychologist and educator known for his work with refugee children during and after World War II and for his involvement in socialist parties in Europe and the United States.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 2333
Author
Papanek, Ernst, 1900-1973.
Title
Ernst Papanek papers, 1928-1976, bulk (1940-1970)
Additional Formats
Questionnaires E (Box 11) available on microfilm; New York Public Library.
Summary
Collection consists of Papanek's correspondence, writings, diaries, photographs, sound recordings, and other materials, most of which relate to his work with children's homes in Europe and the U.S. General correspondence concerns juvenile delinquency; refugee children of World War II; and Papanek's directorships of American Youth for World Service, 1945-1951, Child Projects of the Unitarian Service Committee, 1946-1947, Brooklyn Training School for Girls, 1948-1949, and the Wiltwyck School for Boys, Esopus, N.Y., 1949-1958. Also, materials pertaining to Papanek's professional associations and his interest in socialism especially in Austria; desk and pocket diaries, 1938-1966; typescripts of articles, lectures and other writings including his book The Austrian School Reform (1961); photographs of his work with children's homes in Europe and the United States, ca. 1937-1960s; and sound recordings of interviews with Papanek about his experiences in Nazi-occupied France conducted by Edward Linn between 1959 and 1967, and of lectures delivered by Papanek for college social science courses in the 1960s.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Access
Permission to view selected materials must be obtained from Curator of Manuscripts.
Records pertaining to patients or residents of the Brooklyn Training School and Wiltwyck School closed for 100 years from date of file (2048-2072).
Boxes 14-17; 33-41A closed.
Researchers must use cassette copies of sound recordings.
Biography
Ernst Papanek (1900-1973) was an Austrian-born child psychologist and educator known for his work with refugee children during and after World War II and for his involvement in socialist parties in Europe and the United States.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available in repository and on internet.
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Occupation
Psychologists.
Educators.
Added Author
Braunthal, Julius, 1891-
Brown, Claude, 1937-
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980.
Jonas, Franz.
Kilpatrick, William Heard, 1871-1965.
Kreisky, Bruno.
Linn, Edward. Interviewer
Moch, Jules, 1893-1985
Patterson, Floyd.
Probst, Otto, 1911-
Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968.
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968.
LCCN
ms 76001534
Research Call Number
MssCol 2333
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