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Guide to the Vassar College Wimpfheimer Nursery School Records, ca. 1920 - 2009

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Collection Summary

Repository: Archives and Special Collections Library, Vassar College Libraries
Creator: Vassar College Wimpfheimer Nursery School
Title: Vassar College Wimpfheimer Nursery School Records
Dates: ca. 1920-2009
Quantity: 78 cubic feet (78 boxes)
Abstract: Administrative files for the nursery school as well as the Child Study Department, and student records for graduate students and children who attended the nursery school.
Forms of Materials: Student records and administrative records

Biographical Note

The Wimpfheimer Nursery school opened in 1927. It was funded by the father of Mildred R. Wimpfheimer, Vassar Class of 1927, and bears her name. The school was founded not only as an educational institution but also as a "living laboratory" for classes in euthenics and psychology.

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Scope and Content Note

Administrative files for the nursery school as well as the Child Study Department, and student records for graduate students and children who attended the nursery school.

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Access and Use

Access

The student records in this collection are closed to research due to privacy issues. The Administrative records are open for research according to the regulations of the Vassar College Archives and Special Collections Librarywithout any additional restrictions.

Restrictions on Use

This collection is stored off-site and requires advance notification for use. If ordered Monday-Thursday we can generally guarantee delivery for the next day. Please contact the Library Staff for more information.

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Subject Headings

Organizations:

  • Vassar College. Dept. Child Study

Subjects:

  • Nursery schools

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Encoding Information

Encoded by Laura Finkel, April 2010. Updated by Mark Seidl March 2014.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Vassar College Wimpfheimer Nursery School Records, Archives and Special Collections Library, Vassar College Libraries.

Processing Information

Processed by Rachel Schles, September 2006. Updated by Mark Seidl March 2014.

Acquisition Information

Transferred in several accessions, the first at an unknown date, the second in 2006, the most recent in 2014.

Accruals

Further accessions expected at regular intervals.

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Series List

Series I. Graduate Students

Series II. Nursery School Children

Series III. Administrative Records

Container List

Series I. Graduate Students

Box 1 A-Bena, ca. 1950-2004
Box 2 Benj-Byr, ca. 1950-2004
Box 3 C-Dav, ca. 1950-2004
Box 4 Daw-Far, ca. 1950-2004
Box 5 Fas-Get, ca. 1950-2004
Box 6 Gia-Harr, ca. 1950-2004
Box 7 Hart-Hyn, ca. 1950-2004
Box 8 I-Kyr, ca. 1950-2004
Box 9 L-Mar, ca. 1950-2004
Box 10 Mai-Mo, ca. 1950-2004
Box 11 Mu-Pi, ca. 1950-2004
Box 12 Pl-R, ca. 1950-2004
Box 13 S-Sp, ca. 1950-2004
Box 14 St-To, ca. 1950-2004
Box 15 Tr-Z, ca. 1950-2004
Box 73 Vassar Students, 1991-1993
Box 73 Marist Students, 1986-1988
Box 73 Research Files, ca. 1990-1999

Series II. Nursery School Children

Box 16 A-Bas, ca. 1920-1990
Box 17 Bau-Brev, ca. 1920-1990
Box 18 Brew-Car, ca. 1920-1990
Box 19 Cas-Cook, ca. 1920-1990
Box 20 Coom-Davi, ca. 1920-1990
Box 21 Davy-Dou, ca. 1920-1990
Box 22 Dow-Ef, ca. 1920-1990
Box 23 Eh-Fil, ca. 1920-1990
Box 24 Fin-Gar, ca. 1920-1990
Box 25 Gat-Gou, ca. 1920-1990
Box 26 Gra-Heal, ca. 1920-1990
Box 27 Heat-How, ca. 1920-1990
Box 28 His-Kauf, ca. 1920-1990
Box 29 Kay-Lang, ca. 1920-1990
Box 30 Lane-Lin, ca. 1920-1990
Box 31 Lip-Mat, ca. 1920-1990
Box 32 May-Mik, ca. 1920-1990
Box 33 Mil-Nei, ca. 1920-1990
Box 34 Nel-Pay, ca. 1920-1990
Box 35 Pea-Rat, ca. 1920-1990
Box 36 Ray-Roma, ca. 1920-1990
Box 37 Rome-Rut, ca. 1920-1990
Box 38 Rya-Schu, ca. 1920-1990
Box 39 Schw-Smi, ca. 1920-1990
Box 40 Smy-Sut, ca. 1920-1990
Box 41 Swe-Ung, ca. 1920-1990
Box 42 Usp-Way, ca. 1920-1990
Box 43 Web-Wis, ca. 1920-1990
Box 44 Wo-Zwe, ca. 1920-1990
Box 67 Students, 1993/1994-1996/1997
Box 68 Students, 2001/2002-2003/2004, summer 2005
Box 69 G-K, 1993/1994-2002/2003
Box 70 K-R, 1997/1998-2002/2003
Box 71 R-Z, 1995/1996-2002/2003
Box 72 Students, 2003/2004-2004/2005
Box 75 Ma-Mi, 1979-1993/1994
Box 76 Eb-Un, 1996/1997-2008/2009
Box 77 Ba-Kr, 2002/2003-2007/2008
Box 78 Ma-Wi, 2001/2002-2007/2008

Series III. Administrative Records

Box 45 Child Study Department, 1927/28-1932/33
Box 46 Child Study Department, 1932/33-1934/35
Box 47 Child Study Department, 1934/35-1935/36
Box 48 Child Study Department, 1936/37-1937/38
Box 49 Child Study Department, 1937/38-1941/42
Box 50 Child Study Department, 1941/1942
Box 51 Child Study Department, 1942/43-1944/45
Box 52 Child Study Department, 1942/43-1946/47
Box 53 Child Study Department, 1944-1947
Box 54 Child Study Department, 1945/46-1948/49
Box 55 Child Study Department, 1947/48-1949/50
Box 56 Child Study Department, 1949/50-1951/52
Box 57 Nursery School Files, 1951/52
Box 58 Nursery School Files, 1951/52-1952/53
Box 59 Nursery School Files, 1952/53-1957/58
Box 60 Nursery School Files, 1957/58-1959/60
Box 61 Nursery School Files, 1959/60-1961/62
Box 62 Nursery School Files, 1961/62-1972/73
Box 63 Nursery School Files, 1979/82-1985/86
Box 64 Nursery School Files, 1971, 1973/74-1976/77
Box 74 Nursery School Files, 1977/78-1982/83
Box 64 Scholarships, 1989-1994/95
Box 65 Nursery School Files, 1948-1990
Box 66 Afternoon Groups, 1965-1969

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