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Finding Aid for the Henry Goldman papers, 1898-1945
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Organization and Arrangement
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Henry Goldman papers
    Date (inclusive): 1898-1945
    Collection number: 1464
    Creator: Goldman, Henry
    Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
    Abstract: The Henry Goldman collection consists of various educational materials, all of which document his trajectory of scholarship as an early to mid-twentieth century academic. It includes samples of his academic writings, commencement memorabilia, and lecture and study notes that span a period from grade school to his graduate and post-graduate education.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Processing Note

    Processed by Jesse Erickson in the Center for Primary Research and Training (CFPRT), with assistance from Megan Hahn Fraser, July 2011.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Henry Goldman papers (Collection 1464). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233085 


    Henry Goldman matriculated to the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn after graduating from the Hebrew Technical Institute in 1902 and later with a Bachelors degree in General Science from the Cooper Union in 1909. In the year 1913, Goldman received his Bachelors in Civil Engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn after which he went on to pursue his graduate education at New York University. Goldman earned a Master of Arts degree from NYU in 1915 and advanced to candidacy for a Doctorate in Pedagogy at that same university in 1918. From this point on through the latter part of his life, Goldman studied and wrote on issues in applied and theoretical psychology.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of lecture notes (1934-35), school notebooks (1898-1910), commencement programs and invitations, bound copies of Goldman's theses for civil engineer and masters' degrees, clippings, illustrations and a photograph.

    Organization and Arrangement

    The collection has been arranged according to document type and format, as well as maintaining a rough chronological order documenting the creator's educational trajectory.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


    Goldman, Henry --- Archives.