*Early childhood education--History
*Froebel, Friedrich, 1782-1852
*Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
*International Kindergarten Union
*International Kindergarten Union. Committee of Nineteen.
*Wheelock, Edwin, 1822-1907
*Wheelock, George, 1867-1929
*Wheelock, Lucy, 1857-1946
Collections 1A through 1M are stored as a continuous, and growing, collection -- and all contain papers and records related to past and present presidents of the Wheelock School and of Wheelock College.
This collection documents the life and professional work of Lucy Wheelock, founder of Wheelock College. The collection consists primarily of materials related to the founding of Wheelock College and Miss Wheelock’s professional work in early childhood education, with a small number of items exhibiting personal interests.