Guide to the Lewis Madison Terman Papers
Series 1 Correspondence
Correspondence concerning the series, "Measurement and Adjustment"
Allen, Richard D.
Corning, H. M.
Dickson, Virgil E.
Otis, Arthur S.
Wells, F. L.
Wood, Ben D.
"A - Z" general
Almack, J. C.
Association of American Universities, "Nov. 10"
Bureau of Juvenile Research
Bureau of Management Research
Character and Personality
Commission on Problem Children
Commonwealth Club (San Francisco)
Co-operative Test Fund
Co-operative Test Service
Cubberley, E. P.
"B - C" general
Deep Springs School
Eugenics, International Commission on
Family Relations, Institute of
General Education Board
"E - F - G" general
Hanna, Maynard B.
Human Betterment Foundation (Gosney, E. S.)
Hygiene School Child
Industrial Relations Association
International Congress of Genetics
Jordan, David Starr
Junior Foundation, Inc.
Junior Home Magazine
Kappa Delta Pi
"I - J - K" general
May, Dr. Mark A.
National Society for the Study of Education (N.S.S.E.) 1928 meeting
Rossanoff, A. J.
Shepherd, N. D.
Superior Students, Committee on Provisions for
Vocational Guidance Magazines
Whipple, Guy M.
"W - X - Y -Z" general
Series 2 Data for Marriage Study, Gifted Subjects
Psychological Factors in Marital Happiness--Reviews, Comments, Queries
E. Lowell Kelly, Marriage Follow-Up Forms
Wilson, Donald P., Marriage Study
Marital Happiness Correspondence
Scoring Keys: Marital Happiness, Sex Adjustment Aptitude for Marriage
Marriage Adjustment Projects
Relationships Between Husband and Wife on Husband & Wife and Husband on Wife, Ratings on Traits: also Scatters
Weights: Bernreuter, Strong, Ideals, Family Background
High-Low, Sampling Data
Index Items, High vs. Low
Hand Distributions of Happiness Data: Church Membership, Activities, Interests, etc.
Sex Adjustments, Data and Weights for Scoring
Orgasm, Hand Tabulations, Correlations, Means, etc.
Critical Ratios (CR's) to Check
Trait Rating vs. Birth Position
Index Items, Means, Tabulations (Some Comparisons: Gifted and Not, Hus.; Gifted and Not, Wife)
Happiness Distributions and Curves
Happiness Index, Miscellaneous 1940
Old Weights vs. New Weights, Correlations
Marriage Happiness Data, Ready to Use
Happiness Score (Revision)
Activities, Critical Ratios: Happy vs. Unhappy Groups
Happiness Index, Weights and Items
Background Factors, Calculations and Critical Ratios
High-Low Critical Ratios: Trait Ratings, Ideals, Activities
Strong Items, High-Low Critical Ratios
Corrrelations of Marital Happiness with Sex, Aptitudes
Non-Classifiable Correlates with Happiness
Composite Aptitude Scores, Marital Happiness Scores and Sex Scores
Biserial Correlations of Index Items with Total Happiness Scores
Index Data Discarded, May 1947
Husband--Happiness Score; Weights 1940
Wife--Happiness Scores; (No further use, May 1947) 1940
Background of Marriage
Happiness Scores vs. Concept Mastery (CM)
Mean Happiness Scores, Miscellaneous Marriage & Background
Intercorrelations (Husband and Wife), Happiness Charts, Aptitudes, etc.
Unfinished Data, Hierarchy and Birth Order
Family Background: Data, Means, Critical Ratios, etc.
Traits--by self: Data, Critical Ratios
Trait Ratings, Husband-Wife Differences
One more happy, another less (Data on couple where one member much happier than spouse)
Bernreuter Calculations, High-Low, Critical Ratios
Bernreuter Data: Means & High-Low
Ideals: Means & High-Low
Strong Data: Means & High-Low
Ages of Subject, Age Differences with Spouses, Age at Marriage, Miscellaneous Means Happiness Scores, etc.
Terman Data Study Tape
Series 3 Manuscripts and Miscellaneous Material
Japanese Association and Study of Japanese Children, Correspondence
Transcript of A.E. Wiggam (Member, Ed. Stff, Amer. Mag.) interview with Terman
Three Reprints: "I.Q. of Francis Galton," "How Army Uses Individual Differences," and "Courses in Psychology for Students' Army training Corps."
Vows of Everiti, extra copies
Examiner's Guides (4 copies)
Bernadine Schmidt Controversy (articles and letters)
Morale project, Outlines, Correspondence, etc. 1942:
"Citizens for Victory"
Sample of Letter Heads 1921
Photographs of Lewis M. Terman
The Test of Marital Happiness and Marital Happiness as Related to Background of Marriage
Background of Marriage
Sex Adjustments and Their Relation to Marital Happiness
Test of Aptitude for Marriage
Manuscripts (articles and book chapters), 1945-1949
Seminar Reports by graduate students of LMT for courses on Biology
Radio Broadcast Manuscript
Manuscripts not Published (articles)
Unpublished Papers of Terman
LMT's Notes and Clippings for psychology of Genius
Biography of Genius; also Selected General References on Genius
Manuscripts, 1 (articles and chapters from books)
Manuscripts, 2 (articles and chapters from books)
Helen Marshall Speech AASA, San Francisco, Feb. 27, 1961
1962 study of Aging: Corresp., Reprints, mss.
Reprints and Corresp., "The Relationship between Achievement Motivation and Eminence in Terman Gifted Group," Frederick J. McDonald
McDonald Manuscript (see folder 27)
Terman-Lippman Controversy (Articles in New Rep.)
Two Photographic Plates of L.M. Terman
Miscellaneous Biographical Materials and Administrative Files
SERIES 4 Books and Reprints
Memoir of National Academy of Sciences, vol. 15, 1921, containing the report of the committee at Vineland, NJ; signed by Terman
Books and reprints
Scope and Content Note
Series 5 Terman Study of the Fifted: Material Concerning Original Investigation 1921-1985
Endowment for Gifted Study, Early Efforts
Commonwealth Fund, General, 1922-1928
Commonwealth Fund, First Grant
Commonwealth Fund, Second Grant
Application to Commonwealth Fund for a study on influences of heredity and environment on I.Q. scores, 1924
Commonwealth Fund, grant, 1927
Selection of Assistants, 1921
Fuller, Florence, Correspondence
Goodenough, Florence, Correspondence
Marshall, Helen, Correspondence
Yates, Mrs. D., Correspondence
Bronson, Dr. Edith
Moore, Dr. Albert H.
Suggestions for Making Survey of Gifted Children
Progress Reports and Summaries
Preliminary Reports, 1-7
Tables used in First Published Report (not complete number)
Manuscript I, Miscellaneous fragments and chapters of books on study of gifted
Manuscript II, Miscellaneous fragments and chapters of books on study of gifted
Standards for admission to Gifted Group
Order of Filing & Symbols, 1921-22
Instructions to Fieldworker re: Tests
Tests used for Foreign Children
High School Survey
Weekly Reports, blank copies
Mss. Of "Home and School Information Blanks"
Barr Taussig Scale, Revision
Clippings re: Gifted Children Survey
Parent Requests, Children not Included in Gifted Group, Correspondence
National Intelligence Test
Army Group Examination Alpha
Terman Group Test
Grade Norms, Terman Group Test
Stanford Achievement Tests and General Information Tests (later, part of Stan. Achiev. Tests)
Tests and Keys: Raubenheimer-Cady, Woodworth, Wyman,
Norms for Character and Personality Tests
Method for Correcting Binet's I.Q.'s
Control Means for Wyman Interest Test
Interest and Personality Test, I-V
Character and Personality Test, Battery
Character and Personality Test, raubenheimer & Cady
Play and Games, Norms, etc.
Information blanks and report forms used in the Terman study of the gifted 1921-1985
Series 6 Collection of Data on Child Prodigies
Gifted Strangers, Queries, etc., Correspondence
Miscellaneous, Notes on Children Whose Names or Locations are Unknown
Cases below standard (standard for project) Tested by Request
Data and Correspondence on various child prodigies, listed alphabetically by child
Brown Family Tests
Brown, Verne Brainard; Brown, Phyllis Jane; Brown, Molly Cornelia
Geballe, Ronald & Teddy
Greenwood, Arther (special)
Kice, John Lord
"X, Y, Z"
Clippings re: Prodigies, Miscellaneous
SERIES 7 Testing: Miscellaneous Data, Correspondence, Examples and Keys
Army Tests, Instructions, Committee on Classification of Personnel in the Army, Correspondence
Army Alpha & Pre-Alpha Tests
Army Alpha Test, Revisions
Alpha & Beta Tests, Interpretation and Statistics
Army Beta Tests
Army Point scale
Army Performance Scale
Army Literacy Test
Army-Original Individual Test
Army Binet Test
National Research Council re: School Intelligence Tests, 1919-1921
Stanford Achievement Test Revision; also Preliminary Correspondence 1950,
Stanford Achievement Test Correspondence 1937-1940,
Stanford Achievement Test, Correspondence Concerning Revision, 1940
Stanford Achievement Test, Norms
Terman McNemar Test Of Mental Ability, Examples and Keys
Terman McNemar Test, Correspondence Concerning Revision
Stanford Group Test, Blanks and Manual
Terman Group Test, Correspondence
Terman Group Test, Translations
Later Maturity, a Study
Kieth Sward Test, Later Maturity
Committee for Study of Sex Variants
Attitude-Interest Analysis Tests: Examples, Keys, Stencils
Revised Aptitude-Interest Scales, Rob Ross
Ross Aptitude-Interest Scale
Clippings: Sex Differences
Male-Female Test, Miscellaneous Correspondence
Stanford Revision pf Binet-Simon Tests: Record Booklets and Guide
Stanford-Binet Test "Pirated", 1916
Stanford-Binet Test, Correspondence re
Sanford-Binet Tests, Correspondence re: 1937 Revision
New Binet Revision, 1955
Concept Mastery Test, Examples and Answer Forms
Sagacity Test: Proposals, Outlines, Correspondence
Hoover Poll on WWII, Oct. 1941
SERIES 8 Personal and Professional Correspondence
American Association for Gifted Children
American Association of Marriage Counselors
American Philosophical Society
American Psychological Association Symposium on Gifted
Anderson, Edward. E.
Annual Reviews, Inc. (Psychology)
Boisen, Anton T.
Bonbright, Dr. Elizabeth
Boring, E.G., 1924-1955
Boyers, Dr. Luther
British Psychological Society
Child Psychology, Manual of
Child Research, National Institute of, Act
Civilian Conservation Corps (C.C.C.)
Conrad, Herbert S.
Cox, Catherine see also Miles, Catherine Cox
Cree see Johnson, Winifred
Federation of American Scientists
Fenton, Norman 1923-1956
Fishbein, Morris, M.D.
Gerontological Society, Inc.
Gesell, Arnold L.
Goodenough, Florence 1925-1956
Holman, Dr. Emile
"I - J" miscelaneous
International Congress of Psychology
Jackson, Dr. Frederick E.
Johnson, Richard and David
Johnson, Winifred (including Cree, Archer)
Kelly, Lowell, 1930-1956
Kinsey Data, Correspondence and material re
Kluver, Dr. Heinrich
Lai, G. B
Lehman, Harvey C.
Library, L. M. T.
McCormick, Ada P.
McGeoch, J. A.
Miles, Catherine C.,
National Association for Gifted Children
National Research Council (N.R.C.)
National Society for the Study of Education, yearbook, 1950
Oliver, R. A. C.
"P - Q" Miscellaneous
Pollack, Jack H.
Psychology and Living
Raphael, Aaron W.
Remmers, H. H., Purdue Opinion Poll
Roback, Dr. A. A.
Rose, Dr. Anne
Schmidt, Bernardine G.
Sex and Personality
Shea, William T. re: TB article
Simpson, B. R.
Social Science Research Council
Stone, C. P.
Taylor, Frank J.
Terman, L. M., personal
Thorndike, E. L.
Thorndike, Robert L.
Thurstone, L. L.
"U -W" Miscellaneous
Wiggam, A. E.
Yerkes, Robert M., 1921-1956
Zyve Test (Stanford Scientific Aptitude Test), Correspondence re
SERIES 9 Grants, Projects, Conferences, Committees
President's Office, Business Office, Correspondence
Wilbur, Dr. R. L.
Aptitude Test Committee
Stanford Semi-Centennial Anniversary Celebration
Miscellaneous Correspondence re: Faculty & Administration at Stanford
Faculty Committee on Selection of a President
National Research Council
Study of Marital Happiness: Applications, grants, and reports
Committee Correspondence, Study of Marital Happiness
White House Conference on Child Health and Protection, 1929-1932
National Institute of Health
Office of Naval Research: Applications, reports, and correspondence
Application for Grant to American Philosophical Society
Sex Differences Study: Committee Correspondence and Progress Reports
Sex Differences Research: Estimates of needs and financial reports
Sex Research Application, etc.
Study of Marital Happiness: miscellaneous correspondence
Heredity of Gifted Children, Search for Funds, 1923-1924
Heredity of Gifted Children, Applications
Gifted Funds search, 1930
Stanford-Binet Revision: Applications for funds, grant, and progress reports
Stanford University: Annual Reports, Gifts, and Commencement, 1919-20, 1934-35, 1935-36; 1937-38; 1938
University of California, Berkeley: Commencement, 1928
SERIES 10 Miscellaneous Material and Correspondence
ENGAGEMENTS, INVITATIONS, BOOK ORDERS
Dictionary of Psychology: outlines, correspondence
Engagements and invitations, 1942-1956
Book Orders, 1921-1946
Child Welfare Research
National Education Association
Citation: "W. V. D. Bingham Lecture," 23 March 1954
Certificate: American Psychological Association, 3 Sept. 1955
SOCIETIES AND PUBLISHERS
American Association of Clinical Psychologists (later the Section of Clinical Psychology of the American Psychological Association), 1917-1920
American Psychological Association, Addresses and letters, 1920-1955
American Association for the Advancement of Science (Pacific Division)
American Association for Applied Psychologists
American Academy for Political and Social Science
American Association for University Professors
Appleton & Co.
McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1935-1959
World Book Co., 1920-1955
"Committee of Ten" documents
SERIES 11 Mental and Physical Traits of Gifted Children (Genetic Studies of Genius, Vol. 1), Manuscript
Preface, Table of Contents: First Draft
Preface, Table of Contents: Second Draft
History, Nature, and Aim of Present Research: First Draft
History, Nature, and Aim of Present Research: Second Draft
Method of Search for New Subjects: First Draft
Method of Search for New Subjects: Second Draft
Composition of the Gifted Groups: First Draft
Composition of the Gifted Groups: Second Draft
Racial Origin and Social Status: First Draft
Racial Origin and Social Status: Second Draft
Intellectually Superior Relatives: First Draft
Intellectually Superior Relatives: Second Draft
Vitality Statistics: First Draft
Vitality Statistics: Second Draft
Health and Physical History (Med. Hist.): First Draft
Health and Physical History (Med. Hist.): Second Draft
Medical Examinations: First Draft
Medical Examinations: Second Draft
School Progress and Educational History: First Draft
School Progress and Educational History: Second Draft
Tests of School Accomplishment and General Information (Ach. Tests): First Draft
Tests of School Accomplishment and General Information (Ach. Tests): Second Draft
Tests of Intellectual, Social, and Activity Interests: First Draft
Tests of Intellectual, Social, and Activity Interests: Second Draft
Trait Ratings: First Draft
Trait Ratings: Second Draft
Tests of Character and Personality Traits: First Draft
Tests of Character and Personality Traits: Second Draft
Play Life: First Draft
Play Life: Second Draft
Scholastic, Occupational, and Other Interests: First Draft
Scholastic, Occupational, and Other Interests: Second Draft
Interests; Amount and Kind of Reading (Reading of Gifted): Original Data
Interests; Amount and Kind of Reading: First Draft
Interests; Amount and Kind of Reading: Second Draft
SERIES 12 A Guide To Children's Reading, Manuscript
Part I: Manuscript, First Draft
Part I: Manuscript, Second Draft, and Part II: Fragments
Parts I and II: Fragments and Further Revisions
Margaret Bailey's Suggestions for Improvement
SERIES 13 Biographical Data for Genetic Studies of Genius, Vol. II, Eearly Mental Traits of 300 Geniuses
Adams, J. Q.
Ali Wali Zade (Ali Pasha)
Fox, Chas. James
Mill, J. S.
Pitt (The Younger)
Sheridan, R. B. B.
SERIES 14 Study Participant Files
Accession ARCH-1981-072 Additional Material 1941-1953
Terman's letters to Sadie Aaron 1941-1942
Scope and Content Note
Terman's letters to Sadie Aaron 1943
Terman's letters to Sadie Aaron 1944
Terman's letters to Sadie Aaron 1945-1946
Terman's letters to Sadie Aaron Caplovitz 1948, 1953
Grayson Kefauver to Sadie Aaron 1942
Accession ARCH-2014-004 Additional Material
Codebooks, Home Information Blank Forms, Binders 1920s-1940s
Codebooks, Binders 1940-1986
Codebooks, Marriage Study, Siblings, Sears Research
ITS Data Sheets, Codes
Offspring, Index Cards (K-Z)
IBM Punch Cards, Sears Psych
Data - ITS Tab Sheets
Offspring, Index Cards (A-J)
Protocols and Codebooks 1891-1990s
Old Decks, Sears Punch Cards
IBM Punch Cards (Girls 1,2,3,4,8,9,12,15,18)
Codes, Life Cycle Study (Bound) 1950s
Data - Mortality
Data - Terman Study
Card Sorter and Data
Attrition Sears, Hamilton, Terman Study 1984
Correction on Data Files 1960-1982
Hilgard Files, A-Z 1984-1985
Tab Sheets 1922-1992
Photographs, Terman Memorial Brochures
Old Literature, Sears, Women's Questionnaires
Follow-Up Data, Index Cards, Shneidman Interview Tapes, Married Names
Computer Printouts: General, Men's, Women's; Codebook Sears. 1956; 1972; 1937-1940
Study Participant Files
Books and Reprints