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Alice Van Krevelan Papers, 1970-1977

By Lori Myers-Steele

Collection Overview

Title: Alice Van Krevelan Papers, 1970-1977

ID: RG 09/9.52

Creator: Alice Van Krevelan

Extent: 3.0 Boxes (General)

Arrangement:

The collection is arranged as follows:

Box 1: Van Winkle, Berea, Photograph Albums

Boxes 2-3: International School-to-School Experience (ISSE) materials

Languages: English [eng]

Abstract

Dr. Alice Van Krevelan served as a guest lecturer at Berea from 1936-44, and after earning her Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Rochester, she taught at Hollins College and Grinnell College. She returned to Berea in 1961, serving as professor and chair of the psychology department until her 1980 retirement. She was elected to Sigma Xi, a society devoted to research in science, was a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, president of the Council of Undergraduate Psychology Departments, and a Fellow of the International Council of Psychologists. She was assistant director of Alford Lake Camp in Hope, Maine from 1963-75, and remained as a consultant for many years. Two of her books, Children in Groups: Psychology and the Summer Camp (1972) and Summer Camp (1981) remain useful for camp directors throughout the country. During the 1970s, Van Krevelan was also heavily involved with the International School-to-School Experience (ISSE) program in Berea.  After her retirement, she enrolled in painting classes at Berea College and developed a passion for watercolor painting. Van Krevelan in 2004 at the age of 90.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection contains the records of Dr. Alice Van Krevelan.  The collection contains materials regarding her work with the International School-to-School Experience (ISSE) and her life in Berea, Kentucky during the 1970s.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Records can be accessed through the Reading Room, Berea College Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College.

Use Restrictions: There are no restrictions on the collection other than federal copyright regulations.

Preferred Citation: [Item], Alice Van Krevelan, Special Collections & Archives, Berea College, Berea, KY.


Box and Folder Listing

College Archive Record Group 9.52Add to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Item 1: Photo Album, Van Winkle Grove, 1970Add to your cart.
Item 2: Photo Album, Van Winkle Grove, 1971Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: ISSE (International School-to-School Experience) CommunicationAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: ISSE Trustee Meetings, 1973-1975Add to your cart.
Folder 3: ISSE Trustee Meetings, 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 4: ISSE Berea/Albatros Publicity 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 5: ISSE Newspaper Clippings 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 6: ISSE Release Forms, Students 1972-1974Add to your cart.
Folder 7: ISSE Letters and CommunicationsAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: ISSE Exchange with Guatemala, Nov. 1972-May 1973Add to your cart.
Folder 9: ISSE Procedures for Newspaper ArticlesAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: ISSE Pamphlet MaterialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: ISSE Letters from Children, 1973Add to your cart.
Folder 12: ISSE Committee Meeting Minutes, 1972-1973Add to your cart.
Folder 13: ISSE GuidelinesAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: ISSE Treasurer's Report, Tax Exemption FormAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: ISSE 1972-1973, 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 16: ISSE 1976Add to your cart.
Folder 17: ISSE Symposium MaterialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: ISSE Research, Berea/Guatemala, 1972-1973, Folder 1Add to your cart.
Folder 19: ISSE Research, Berea/Guatemala, 1972-1973, Folder 2Add to your cart.
Folder 20: ISSE Research, Berea/Guatemala, 1972-1973, Folder 3Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Item 1: Child Ambassadors written by Van KrevelenAdd to your cart.
Item 2: ISSE Photo Album, 1972Add to your cart.
Item 3: ISSE Photo Album, 1974Add to your cart.