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Box 0111.01

 Container

Contains 23 Results:

Tulane University. Study of children in two schools in New Orleans., 1907

 File — Box: 0111.01, Folder: 07
Scope and Contents From the Collection: “Percy Hughes Publications and Papers (1872-1952)” collection contains photographs, correspondence, family documents, memorabilia, newspaper clippings, books and academic articles, and reprints on Philosophy, Psychology, Education, Higher Education, Sports Education, and Lehigh University by Percy Hughes who was a Lehigh professor and taught Philosophy, Psychology and Education, and was a lifelong friend of John Dewey.The collection was researched, compiled and organized by Elizabeth Hughes...
Dates: 1907

“Why Did You Choose Lehigh?” 2 leaves typed onionskin copy.

 File — Box: 0111.01, Folder: 08
Scope and Contents From the Collection: “Percy Hughes Publications and Papers (1872-1952)” collection contains photographs, correspondence, family documents, memorabilia, newspaper clippings, books and academic articles, and reprints on Philosophy, Psychology, Education, Higher Education, Sports Education, and Lehigh University by Percy Hughes who was a Lehigh professor and taught Philosophy, Psychology and Education, and was a lifelong friend of John Dewey.The collection was researched, compiled and organized by Elizabeth Hughes...
Dates: 1872-1952

“Why men do or do not attend Lehigh?” Study and survey., 1907?

 File — Box: 0111.01, Folder: 09
Scope and Contents From the Collection: “Percy Hughes Publications and Papers (1872-1952)” collection contains photographs, correspondence, family documents, memorabilia, newspaper clippings, books and academic articles, and reprints on Philosophy, Psychology, Education, Higher Education, Sports Education, and Lehigh University by Percy Hughes who was a Lehigh professor and taught Philosophy, Psychology and Education, and was a lifelong friend of John Dewey.The collection was researched, compiled and organized by Elizabeth Hughes...
Dates: 1907?

H.S. Drinker Letters/Reports, 1907-1934

 File — Box: 0111.01, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents Letter from Drinker to Hughes regarding living in university rooms. Dated August 20, 1907. Estimates for the Year 1907-1908 for the department: three notes from Hughes to Drinker Letter from Drinker to Hughes dated November 20, 1916 re: salary. Letters from Drinker to Hughes: Dec. 23, 1923 to Apr 24, 1934 re: meetings of the Blake Society and the Fullerton Society to which Hughes invited former President Drinker. Five handwritten letters in all. October 9, 1914 Letter to President Drinker...
Dates: 1907-1934

Summer Sessions: Lehigh University, 1924

 File — Box: 0111.01, Folder: 11
Scope and Contents

Two copies of meetings Hughes chaired on Summer Session in 1924. Hughes was on sabbatical in 1925 and there was no further information from Faculty or Committee meetings. For some years, he both built the summer session program and then chaired it but retained no papers in his own files. Dated June 4, 1924 and July 2, 1924. E. H. Clark made the copies in the Archives, LU.

Dates: 1924

Letters to and from Lehigh University Colleagues, 1925-1952

 File — Box: 0111.01, Folder: 12
Scope and Contents Letter from the Rt. Rev Ethelbert Talbot, Trustee May 30, 1925 Letter from C. R. Richards, President March 15, 1935 a response to Hughes letter of February 6, 1935. Letter from F. Larkin re: the Ceremony of Commencement, December 6, 1938. Letter from Lehigh Board of Trustees, October 14, 1942. Letter from Lawrence Gipson, Head History Department, Date? Post 1938. Letter from Garth Howland, Head: Fine Arts department November 26, 1943. Letter from Howard Ziegler, Head: Philosophy Department...
Dates: 1925-1952

Pamphlet for Freshmen, 1929

 File — Box: 0111.01, Folder: 13
Scope and Contents

Two letters regarding “Four Years at Lehigh” by Percy Hughes, 1929. Letter to Hughes from Paul Titsworth, president of Washington College, MD. Dated February 5, 1930. Letter to Hughes from Thomas Wood, Teachers College, Columbia University, Dated: June 27, 1930.

Dates: 1929

Forced Half-Time, 1937

 File — Box: 0111.01, Folder: 14
Scope and Contents Letter to Williams, president of Lehigh from Wm. Robbins Dean: Graduate School, University of Missouri, Dated June 4, 1937. He was also Class of 1910, Lehigh University (copy) Letter to Robbins from C.C. Williams, president Lehigh University, June 9th, 1937 (copy) Letter to Robbins from Percy Hughes. Dated May 7, 1937 (copy) Letter to Montague, Columbia University from Hughes. Dated May 7, 1937. (Note: This period was one of considerable upset to Hughes and his family though never spoken...
Dates: 1937

Letters from Former Students, 1938-1939

 File — Box: 0111.01, Folder: 15
Scope and Contents (The Robbins letter, 1937, is in the Forced retirement Section.) Shang-Shoa Young letter to Hughes from Essen, Germany, Dated Oct. 22, 1938. (Note: There was a strong connection between China and Lehigh initiated by H.S. Drinker during his presidency and an active club on campus for Chinese students. Parker Berg ‘35 letter to Hughes in 1939 when the dinner honoring Hughes was given. Dated May 8, 1939. (Note: Several students stayed in touch with Hughes but have no letters here. Two who come...
Dates: 1938-1939

Other Items, 1920?-1950

 File — Box: 0111.01, Folder: 16
Scope and Contents Copy of “History of College of Arts and Science, Lehigh University” October 14, 1942 letter from Walter Okeson, secretary of Lehigh Board of Trustees, to Percy Hughes about Board’s decision making Hughes Professor of Emeritus. Letter to Lehigh Faculty titled “the Ceremony of Commencement” Picture of Hughes probably when a doctoral student at Columbia University (transferred to photograph collection F8294) Picture of Hughes copied from Lehigh publication by E. H. Clark Picture of the Blake...
Dates: 1920?-1950