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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Howard D. Mehlinger papers
    Dates: 1971-1992
    Collection Number: 92064
    Creator: Mehlinger, Howard D.
    Collection Size: 14 manuscript boxes (5.6 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Languages: In English

    Administrative Information


    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Howard D. Mehlinger papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1992.


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    American educator; director, US/USSR Textbook Study Project.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, reports, memoranda, and printed matter, relating to a joint project of American and Soviet educators to compare and evaluate history and geography textbooks in the United States and the Soviet Union, and to the preparation of a Unesco manual on the teaching of social studies.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Textbook bias.
    History--Study and teaching.
    Education--United States.
    Education--Soviet Union.
    Social sciences--Study and teaching.
    Geography--Study and teaching.