Fonds 1451 - John Davidson Ketchum fonds

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UTA 1451

Title

John Davidson Ketchum fonds

Date(s)

  • [189-]-1970 (Creation)

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6.15 m of textual and graphic records and publications (42 boxes and 1 oversized folder)

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(1893-1962)

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Professor of psychology.

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Fonds consists of 2 accessions

B1969-0004: Collection of songs, poems and skits of a humorous nature directly related to the faculty and students of the Department of Psychology. Most of the work is by J.D. Ketchum, but some is by students and other members of staff. (1 box, 1929-1961)

B1974-0072: Ketchum Family correspondence and papers. Personal correspondence and diaries of John Davidson Ketchum; "Ruhleben" manuscript: drafts of chapters, research materials including articles on Ruhleben Prison Camp, 1914-1918 (c1961); student notes, BA and MA theses. Addresses, papers, articles in psychology. The majority of these papers concern Prof. Ketchum's experiences and research regarding the Ruhleben prison camp. Photographs of Ketchum family members. (41 boxes, 1897-1970)

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Open

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Box list for accession B1974-0072 is attached - see link below.

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B1969-0004

Accession

B1974-0072

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