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John Dewey photograph collection

Overview

Scope and Contents

Biographical Note

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Detailed Description

John Dewey

Roberta Dewey

Dewey family

Friends, colleagues, and others

Locations

Postcards and Scenic

Albums, slides, negatives

Oversize


John Dewey photograph collection, 1859-1969 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center

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Collection Overview

Title: John Dewey photograph collection, 1859-1969Add to your cart.View associated digital content.

ID: 2/1/PH 47

Primary Creator: Dewey, John (1859-1952)

Extent: 12.0 Boxes

Arrangement: The collection is arranged by photograph subject or format into eight series: 1) John Dewey, 2) Roberta Dewey, 3) Dewey family, 4) Friends, colleagues, and others, 5) Locations, 6) Postcards and scenic, 7) Albums, slides, negatives, 8) Oversize

Date Acquired: 01/01/1972

Forms of Material: Dewey, John, 1859-1952 - Photographs, Photographs

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Photographs compiled by John Dewey and family members.The collection contains images of John Dewey, wives and children and other family members, friends, colleagues and professional associates, and travel and event related photographs. Later photographs depict Roberta Dewey after John Dewey's death.

Collection Historical Note

John Dewey was born on October 20, 1859 in Burlington, Vermont and graduated in 1879 from The University of Vermont. Although he taught and remained primarily at Columbia University, he also taught or lectured at the University of Chicago, University of Michigan, University of Minnesota, University of California, Imperial University in Tokyo, National University in Peking, and the University of Mexico. He retired from active service, and was appointed as Professor Emeritus of Philosophy in Residence at Columbia University in 1930. He also worked for the Turkish government and as an educational advisor for the Barnes Foundation, served as chairman of the Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky and was elected president of the League for Industrial Democracy. In 1935 the John Dewey Society was formed by a group of professional educators in New York City. Their mission was to promote the study of education and culture. John Dewey died in New York City on June 1st, 1952.

Biographical Note

John Dewey was born on October 20, 1859 in Burlington, Vermont and graduated in 1879 from The University of Vermont. Although he taught and remained primarily at Columbia University, he also taught or lectured at the University of Chicago, University of Michigan, University of Minnesota, University of California, Imperial University in Tokyo, National University in Peking, and the University of Mexico. He retired from active service, and was appointed as Professor Emeritus of Philosophy in Residence at Columbia University in 1930. He also worked for the Turkish government and as an educational ad visor for the Barnes Foundation, served as chairman of the Committee for the Defense of Leon Trotsky and was elected president of the League for Industrial Democracy.

In 1935 the John Dewey Society was formed by a group of professional educators in New York City. Their mission was to promote the study of education and culture. John Dewey died in New York City on June 1st, 1952.

Administrative Information

Repository: Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center

Access Restrictions: Unrestricted access

Use Restrictions: To quote in print,or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the World Wide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult Special Collections Research Center to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.

Acquisition Source: Estate of Mrs. John Dewey

Related Materials: John Dewey School at the University of Chicago photograph collection For more information please see http://archives.lib.siu.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=2299.

Preferred Citation: [Item], John Dewey photograph collection, Special Collections Research Center, Southern Illinios University Carbondale.


Box and Folder Listing


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[Series 1: John Dewey],
[Series 2: Roberta Dewey],
[Series 3: Dewey family],
[Series 4: Friends, colleagues, and others],
[Series 5: Locations],
[Series 6: Postcards and Scenic],
[Series 7: Albums, slides, negatives],
[Series 8: Oversize],
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Series 4: Friends, colleagues, and othersAdd to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Lilli AslowAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Albert BarnesAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: K.Y. Chow and familyAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Robert Chow and familyAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Ng Kam ChoyAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Claudia Corti's babyAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Chihaya childAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Alice DavisAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Sing Nan Fen's first babyAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Maxim Gorky 1906Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Rev. James Gray with Mary (Taylor) Gray and Elizabeth LewisAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Dr. Halili and othersAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Toni HallAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Althea Harmer, child or hersAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Helen and MatthewAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: David and Patty HillAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Dr. Douglas Haring and Miss Ise (in connection with RYUKYU Project, Syracuse University) 1963.Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Linyan Hong, first President of Chinese RepublicAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Sidney Hook and Dr. Adrienne Koch at the meeting of the John Dewey Society in TokyoAdd to your cart.
Folder 20: W.R. HoustonAdd to your cart.
Folder 21: Mr. Jaffe at Maple LodgeAdd to your cart.
Folder 22: Mr. Kapella and familyAdd to your cart.
Folder 23: John E. Keen and wife (?)Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Duchess of Kent at White City, England Horse Show 1953Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Ethel KovachAdd to your cart.
Folder 26: Mei Juh KuoAdd to your cart.
Folder 27: Chen LiangAdd to your cart.
Folder 28: K.L. LoAdd to your cart.
Folder 29: Chung-Shu Lo and familyAdd to your cart.
Folder 30: Mai LoanAdd to your cart.
Folder 31: E.G. Lousir (?)Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Mrs. Ma and ElizabethAdd to your cart.
Folder 33: Chiang MonlinAdd to your cart.
Folder 34: Issa and Vera MartinAdd to your cart.
Folder 35: Y.T. Gei New (?)Add to your cart.
Folder 36: Masaru Otake and family, M. Otake at a banquetAdd to your cart.
Folder 37: Mary Ann PalinkasAdd to your cart.
Folder 38: Judy Weinberg familyAdd to your cart.
Folder 39: Chinese postcards, unidentifiedAdd to your cart.
Folder 40: K. Fritz Randolph with EddisonAdd to your cart.
Folder 41: Mrs. Ryan with babyAdd to your cart.
Folder 42: Cricket Rogers at Maple LodgeAdd to your cart.
Folder 43: Taken by Ruihir, unidentified young girl 1945Add to your cart.
Folder 44: David Schalk and familyAdd to your cart.
Folder 45: Mr. and Mrs. Sun Yat SenAdd to your cart.
Folder 46: Hu ShihAdd to your cart.
Folder 47: Masako ShojiAdd to your cart.
Folder 48: Mrs. Snyder's grandchildrenAdd to your cart.
Folder 49: The SuttellsAdd to your cart.
Folder 50: The TaylorsAdd to your cart.
Folder 51: C.S. TsangAdd to your cart.
Folder 52: Pulan Ty ChenAdd to your cart.
Folder 53: Chui Saan TsungAdd to your cart.
Folder 54: University Samovar Club, Ann ArborAdd to your cart.
Folder 55: Joan Meng WangAdd to your cart.
Folder 56: Mr. WettienillAdd to your cart.
Folder 57: Dr. Fumio YogosawaAdd to your cart.
Folder 58: An-Yuen, Ah-Su, Su-JinAdd to your cart.
Folder 59: Ella Young and Edith HendersonAdd to your cart.
Folder 60: Unidentified personsAdd to your cart.
Folder 61: John Dewey with F. Matthias AlexanderAdd to your cart.

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[Series 1: John Dewey],
[Series 2: Roberta Dewey],
[Series 3: Dewey family],
[Series 4: Friends, colleagues, and others],
[Series 5: Locations],
[Series 6: Postcards and Scenic],
[Series 7: Albums, slides, negatives],
[Series 8: Oversize],
[All]

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