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Horace Meyer Kallen

Title: Horace Meyer Kallen
Inclusive Dates: 1922-1952
ID: RG 317 
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24'7"; 59 5"lgl
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Organization: Arranged numerically, by folder

Arrangement: The collection is arranged in 8 series: I) Correspondence with Organizations (folders 1-420); II) Corres. with the Mack School (421-443); III) Corres. with the AJC (444-533); IV) Materials relating to the New School for Social Research (534-577); (Note: #'s 578-600 were not used.) V) Corres. with Individuals (601-889); VI) Corres. with Individuals (890-1041); VII) Personal & Academic materials (1041A-1064); VIII) Supplementary Corres. (1065-1075)

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Philosopher, writer, educator.  Co-founder of the New School for Social Research, New York, in 1919 and dean of its Graduate Faculty of Political and Social Science, 1944-1946. An early advocate of consumer rights and environmental controls.  Active in liberal, educational and Jewish groups. Served on government committees:  Presidential Commission on Higher Education, New York City Commission on Inter-group Relations.  Born in Bernstadt, Germany.  Came to the U.S. in 1887.
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with folder list, English, 152 pp., typed; alphabetic index of correspondents, subjects and organizations, English, 200 pp., typed
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