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Anna Hawley Searles collection of Edwin Diller Starbuck and Herbert L. Searles papers

Collection no.:
0284

Description:
The collections consist of publications; publications proofs; research notes; correspondence files; lecture notes and course assignments; receipts and cancelled checks; photograph, half-tone blocks, and transparencies; a scrapbook; and personal artifacts representing the personal papers and research of Edwin Diller Starbuck (1900 to 1955), Herbert L. Searles (ca. 1924 to 1959), Anna Hawley Searles (1948 to 1951). Edwin Diller Starbuck (1866-1947) was a prominent teacher of philosophy, psychology, and education. Dr. Starbuck became associated with USC as professor of philosophy and later professor of psychology until his retirement in 1943. Herbert Leon Searles (1891-1980) was a professor of philosophy at USC from 1930-1957 and was associate director of the Institute of Character Education and Research. His wife, Anna Hawley Searles, served at USC as an administrator.

Dates:
1900-1993

Extent:
11.43 Linear feet
26 boxes

Language(s):
English

Subject(s):
Education
Philosophy
Psychology

Genre(s):
Charts (graphic documents)
Clippings
Correspondence
Examinations (documents)
Notes
Pamphlets
Postcards
Telegrams

Personal Name(s):
Starbuck, Edwin Diller, 1866-1947 -- Archives

Corporate Name(s):
University of Southern California. -- Archives

Conditions governing access:
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for access.

Preferred citation:
[Box/folder# or item name], Anna Hawley Searles Collection of Edwin Diller Starbuck Papers and Herbert L. Searles Papers, Collection no. 0284, University Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

Record date:
2010

Contact Information:
USC Libraries Special Collections
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu