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Benson R. Snyder papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0304


  • 1937 - 2001


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Benson R. Snyder, BS 1944, University of Pennsylvania; MD 1948, New York University, became psychiatrist-in-chief at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1959. He was appointed dean for institute relations in 1969, and he was director of the Division for Study and Research in Education from 1975 to 1982.


75.2 Cubic Feet (64 record cartons, 10 full manuscript boxes, 1 half manuscript box, 1 small flat box, and 3 oversize flat boxes)

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Preliminary Inventory to the Papers of Benson R. Snyder
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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