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SERIES Identifier: HOLLIS 601652

New York City Youth Board Projects


  • Creation: 1911 - 1972

Conditions Governing Access

Access to these papers is governed by the rules and regulations of the Harvard Law School Library. This collection is open to the public, but is housed off-site at Harvard Depository and requires 2 business-day advance notice for retrieval. Consult the Special Collections staff for further information.


98 boxes

Physical Location

Harvard Depository

General note

Series Note

The New York City Youth Board was one of the agencies in this country which made use of the Gluecks' prediction tables and other devices. One particular school in the city was chosen for an initial pilot study, and subsequent studies developed out of the initial one. This Series maintains the chronological sequence of these studies. Included are correspondence; published and unpublished reports; memoranda of meetings; tables; manuscripts; critiques. Period covered is 1952 to 1965

Repository Details

Part of the Harvard Law School Library, Historical & Special Collections Repository

Harvard Law School Library's Historical & Special Collections (HSC) collects, preserves, and makes available research materials for the study of the law and legal history. HSC holds over 8,000 linear feet of manuscripts, over 100,000 rare books, and more than 70,000 visual images.

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