Elsie Ripley Clapp Papers, 1910-1959 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
ID: 1/2/MSS 021
Extent: 5.0 Linear Feet
Scope and Contents: This collection consists of biographical and class instructional materials, John Dewey's lecture notes with related correspondence, an incomplete autobiography, materials for and about her book "The Use of Resources in Education," and photographs. There is also correspondence from John Dewey, William Kilpatrick, and Una B. Sait. The materials reflect Elsie Clapp's career as an educator and promoter of Dewey's education theories.