Manuscript Collection MS COLL 00368 - Karl Schofield Bernhardt Papers

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Karl Schofield Bernhardt Papers


  • 1926-1970 (Creation)

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8 boxes (1.5 metres)

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Biographical history

Bernhardt was educated at Orillia Collegiate, the University of Toronto (B.A., 1926 and M.A., 1929) and the University of Chicago (Ph.D., 1933). He was a professor of psychology at the University of Toronto (1943-1964), and assistant director (1936-1960) and then director of the Institute of Child Study (1960-1964). After his retirement in 1964, he was named professor emeritus and director emeritus.

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Gift of David Bernhardt, March 2000.

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Collection of notes, drafts and manuscripts for articles, lectures and addresses by Bernhardt.

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Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form:

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  • English

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