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Richard Matteson collection

 Collection 0190-UA

Richard L. Matteson was a professor in the Department of Human Development and the Institute for Child Study at the University of Maryland from 1957 to 1988. This collection of approximately 60 audio tapes, recorded between 1959 and 1972, pertains to education-related issues. The tapes consist mostly of lectures and speeches by education professors and other experts in human development, conference proceedings, planning sessions for the Institute for Child Study, and several telecourses taught by Daniel Prescott, the founder of the Institute. A preliminary inventory of the tapes is available.


  • 1959-1972
  • Majority of material found within 1960-1972

Use and Access to Collection

This collection is unprocessed and may require pre-screening before viewing. Please contact the University Archives for more information.


3.00 Linear Feet

Guide to the Richard Matteson collection
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Finding aid written in English.

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742