Paul McReynolds Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0269

Scope and Contents

The Paul McReynolds Papers includes a copy of Psychology at the University of Nevada-Reno: A Retrospective Account, correspondence, notes, and photographs relevant to the Psychology Department's early history and personnel. This is primarily information on George and Louise (Ellison) Ordahl, the earliest Nevada faculty whose major field was psychology.

Dates

  • 1984-1985

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Biographical Note

Paul McReynolds was University of Nevada professor of psychology from 1969-1987 and the author of Psychology at the University of Nevada-Reno: A Retrospective Account. Originally presented at the 1985 convention of the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association, it was published in the Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences in 1988.

Extent

0.21 Leaves (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Paul McReynolds was University of Nevada professor of psychology from 1969-1987 and the author of Psychology at the University of Nevada-Reno: A Retrospective Account. Originally presented at the 1985 convention of the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association, it was published in the Journal of the history of the behavioral sciences, 1988. The collection includes copy of Psychology at the University of Nevada-Reno: A Retrospective Account, correspondence, notes, and photographs relevant to the Psychology Department's early history and personnel, primarily George and Louise (Ellison) Ordahl, the earliest Nevada faculty whose major field was psychology.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Paul McReynolds in 1990.

Title
Guide to the Paul McReynolds Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Karen Gash
Date
Approximately 2000
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives Repository

Contact:
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