Ada Hart Arlitt Papers
Scope and Content
The papers of Ada Hart Arlitt, 1933-1934, contain correspondence relating to her professional activities as a faculty member in the department of child care and training at the University of Cincinnati and her involvement with the National Congress of Parents and Teachers.
- Arlitt, Ada Hart, 1890- (Person)
Language of Materials
The records are in English
Restrictions on Access
This collection is open for research.
Biography of Ada Hart Arlitt
Ada Hart Arlitt, a native of New Orleans, Louisiana, received her B.A. from Sophie Newcomb College of Tulane University in 1913 and her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1917. In 1917, she took a position as an Associate Professor in Educational Psychology at Bryn Mawr. She held that position until 1923 when she became Chief Psychologist of the Mental Hygiene Clinic in Cincinnati. In 1925, she was appointed Professor and Head of the Department of Child Care and Training in the School of Household Administration and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Cincinnati.
1 Linear Feet
Papers, 1933-1934, containing correspondence of professional activities of a faculty member in the College of Education.
Statement of Arrangement
This collection is arranged into folders by topic.
Archives and Rare Books Library
- Guide to the Ada Hart Arlitt Papers
- Edited Full Draft
- Finding aid prepared by Archives and Rare Books Library Staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Finding Aid Written In English