Guide to the Robert D. Hess Papers

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries & Academic Information Resources. Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford, California
October 2010 July 2012
Copyright © 2012 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0460
Creator: Hess, Robert D.
Title: Robert D. Hess papers
Dates: 1949-1992
Physical Description: 65 Linear feet
Summary: Papers primarily pertain to Hess' research interests and include correspondence, lectures, articles, papers, reprints, project files, reports, and video and audio tapes; some files pertain to the cross-cultural study he conducted with Hiroshi Azuma of the University of Tokyo comparing the interaction of mothers and children in the United States and Japan. The papers also include records from his Chicago pre-school study.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford University. Libraries & Academic Information Resources.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of Jared Hess, 1993; and transfer from the School of Education, Stanford, 1997.

Information about Access

The materials are open for research use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

Robert D. Hess Papers (SC0460). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Hess, a pioneer in the study of child development, held the Lee L. Jacks Professorship of Child Education at Stanford University. He received his a.b. at the University of California Berkeley in 1947 and his Ph.D. in human development from the University of Chicago in 1950. He taught at Chicago before joining the Stanford faculty.

Description of the Collection

Papers primarily pertain to Hess' research interests and include correspondence, lectures, articles, papers, reprints, project files, reports, and video and audio tapes; some files pertain to the cross-cultural study he conducted with Hiroshi Azuma of the University of Tokyo comparing the interaction of mothers and children in the United States and Japan. The papers also include records from his Chicago pre-school study, as well as audiorecordings.

Access Terms

Azuma, Hiroshi, 1926-
Hess, Robert D.
Stanford University. School of Education--Faculty
Audiotapes.
Child development --Cross-cultural studies.
Child development --Research.


Collection Contents

 

Accession ARCH-1997-188 Papers

Box 1

Chicago Pre School Study, Original Data L 1-40

Box 2

Chicago Pre School Study, Original Data L 1-40 (cont’d.)

Box 2

Interaction Protocols, Subjects 110-165

Box 3

Chicago Pre School Study

Box 3

Interaction Protocols, Subjects 110-165 (cont’d.)

Box 3

Misc.

Box 4

Chicago Pre School Study Misc.

Box 5

Chicago Pre School Study, Original Data

Box 6

Chicago Pre School Study, Original Data

Box 7

Chicago Pre School Study, Original Data, Interaction Protocols, Subjects 12-42

Box 8

Chicago Pre School Study, Follow Up Files, Interaction Protocols, Subjects 43-60

Box 9

Chicago Pre School Study, Follow Up Files

Box 10

Tapes: Block Sort Game, Interaction Game - video, reel to reel; 2 video tapes for Helical Scan Video Recorder, reel to reel; Father Interviews, audio cassettes

Box 11

Tapes: Mother Interviews, Father Interviews, Teacher Interviews, audio cassettes; 4 video tapes for Helical Scan Video Recorder, reel to reel

Box 12

Tapes: Block Sort Game, Interaction Game (1973) - video, reel to reel

Box 13

Tapes: Block Sort Game (1973) - video, reel to reel

Box 14

Tapes: Block Sort Game (1973) - video, reel to reel

Box 15

Tapes: Tower Building Telling How - video, reel to reel; Communication Game, Teacher Workshop Feedback Session, Teacher Interviews, audio cassettes

Box 16

Tapes: Tower Building Telling How (1975-1976) - video, reel to reel;

Box 16

5 audio cassettes

Box 17

Tapes: Interaction Game (1973) - video, reel to reel; a few Tower Building Telling How - video, reel to reel

Box 18

Tapes: Block Sort Game (1973) - video, reel to reel

Box 19

Tapes: Unstructured Block Sort, Interaction Game (1973) - video, reel to reel

Box 20

Chicago Pre School Study,

Box 20

Interaction Protocols, Subjects 61-109 (cont’d.)

Box 21

Chicago Pre School Study,

Box 21

Original Data UL 1-42 (cont’d.)

Box 21

Interactions Protocols, Subjects 61-109

Box 22

Chicago Pre School Study,

Box 22

Original Data UL 1-42

 

Accession ARCH-1998-052 Audiorecordings

Box 1, Folder 1

Block Sort Game 5/16/73 (1057 DAD)

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 1, Folder 2

Block Sort Game 6/5/73 (1059 MA)

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 1, Folder 3

Block Sort Game 7/27/73 (1058 CC)

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 1, Folder 4

Block Sort Game 8/1/73 (1060 MP)

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2, Folder 1

Unstructured/Block Sort Games 9/13/73 (2001 RE)

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2, Folder 2

Interaction/Block Sort 9/20/73 (2002 MH)

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 2, Folder 3

Interaction/Block Sort 9/20/73 (2003 RL)

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

1066 (CS) Block Sort Game 1973 Jun 4

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

1065 (JD) Block Sort Game 1973 Aug 22

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

1067 (AC) Block Sort Game 1973 May 30

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

2013 (SB) Unstructured/Block Sort 1973 Nov 7

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

1064 (LT) Block Sort Game 1973 Aug 7

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

1063 (JB) Block Sort Game 1973 May 14

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

1062 (DD) Block Sort Game 1973 May 9

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

2010 (DG) Unstructured/Block Sort 1973 Sept 29

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

2008 (PC) Unstructured/Block Sort Games 1973 Oct 3

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

2009 (ES) Unstructured/Block Sort 1973 Sept 26

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

2005 (BB) Unstructured/Block Sort 1973 Sept 29

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

2007 (KM) Unstructured/Block Sort Games 1973 Oct 3

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

2006 (MW) Unstructured Game/Block Sort 1973 Sept 26

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

2014 (SP) Unstructured/Block Sort Game 1973 Oct 11

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

1061 (JC) Block Sort Game 1973 Jul 30

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 3, Folder 

2015 (DS) Unstructured/Block Sort 1973 Oct 29

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 4, Folder 

2004 (BT) Unstructured/Block Sort Games 1973 Oct 3

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 4, Folder 

2011 (GH) Unstructured/Block Sort 1973 Sept 26

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)
Box 4, Folder 

2012 (RS) Unstructured/Block Sort 1973 Nov 7

Physical Description: 1 audiotape(s) (reel-to-reel)