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Harvey J. Locke "Personality-Making in the Family" paper

 Collection — Folder: S0843
Identifier: S0843

Scope and Contents

This collection contains Dr. Harvey J. Locke's paper "Personality-Making in the Family" that he presented at the Institute on Current Social Problems at Indiana University on November 9, 1937. The Institute was sponsored by the Extension Division of Indiana University along with the Indiana Federation of Clubs and the Bloomington Woman's Club.


  • 1937 Nov.


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This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

Professor Harvey J. Locke was born July 23, 1900 in Hennepin County, Minnesota to Alfred and Rosa Locke. He was a graduate of the University of Chicago and began teaching at Indiana University in 1936. In 1945 he resigned as assistant professor of sociology to take a new position as associate professor at the University of Southern California. He wrote several books and articles and specialized in marriage and family life. He passed away at the age of 100 on November 2, 2000.

Sources: "Harvey Locke." 1910 United States Federal Census. Accessed May 17, 2017. "Harvey Locke." Minnesota Birth Index, 1900-1934. Accessed May 17, 2017. "Harvey J. Locke." U.S. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014. Accessed May 17, 2017.

Galliher, John F. The Criminology of Edwin Sutherland, edited by Mark S. Gaylord. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 1988. Accessed May 18, 2017.

"IU Sociology Instructor to Take Post at U of SC." The Columbus Republic (IN), August 10, 1945.


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Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.


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Collection processing completed 2017/05/18 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/05/18 by Laura Eliason.
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