Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Lucy Sprague Mitchell: Pioneering in Education

Interviewee(s):
Mitchell, Lucy Sprague
Interviewer(s):
Prescott, Irene
Title:
Lucy Sprague Mitchell: Pioneering in Education
Abstract:
Chicago youth, family grocery Commerce, Industry, and Labor; Professor and Mrs. George Herbert Palmer of Harvard; duties as first dean of women at UC Berkeley; President and Mrs. Benjamin Ide Wheeler; marriage to Wesley Clair Mitchell; study with John Dewey; organizing the Bank Street College of Education, New York; research in education and teacher training; educational credo and comments on present day education; writing for children.
Subject area(s):
Education, University of California
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
1960
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11234835
Rights:
Mitchell, Lucy Sprague. "Lucy Sprague Mitchell: Pioneering in Education." Interview by Irene Prescott in 1960. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1962.