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Guide to the Bert Nash Collection

Bert Nash family papers, including papers of Luther Bittle Bushong


Creator:Nash, Bert
Title: Bert Nash family papers, including papers of Luther Bittle Bushong
Dates: 1910-1974
Quantity: 4.5 linear feet (6 boxes, + 2 oversize boxes, 2 oversize folders)
Abstract:Bert Allen Nash (d. 1947) was an educational psychologist at the University of Kansas. Nash was particularly interested in the study and remedy of child welfare agencies in Kansas, and was active in the Lawrence, Kansas community. In 1950, in recognition of Nash's contributions, the Bert Nash Community Mental Health Center was established in Lawrence. The collection contains personal papers of Nash and his family, as well as his father-in-law Luther Bittle Bushong, and includes correspondence, clippings, photographs, family documents, report cards, etc.
Language: English

Call Number:

RH MS 731
RH MS Q175
RH MS R158
RH MS-P 731(f)

Repository: University of Kansas
Kenneth Spencer Research Library
1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence, KS 66045-7616
URL: http://spencer.lib.ku.edu/
Finding aid prepared by rlf, 2006; revised by, cl 2010 ; Finding aid encoded by rlf, 2006
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2018-10-01 13:12:19 -0500.


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Bushong, Luther Bittle

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Bert Nash Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 731, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Barbara Nash Mills, 1999

Other Finding Aids

Detailed listings available for some boxes :

Detailed list of Box 1 contents ksrl.kc.nashbertbox1.pdf Detailed list of Box 4 contents ksrl.kc.nashbertbox4.pdf Detailed list of Box 5 contents ksrl.kc.nashbertbox5.pdf