Series 2 - Robbins Center

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US MBE MSS 032-2

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Robbins Center


  • 1932 - 1988 (Creation)


.5 linear feet

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(4/17/1927 -)

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This series holds materials related to the development and functioning of the Robbins Center. The information spans from the Stammerers’ Institute to the Robbins Clinic in 1997. Documents include financial statements, facilities planning (e.g., floor plans, equipment lists), staff meeting minutes, as well as biographical information about Samuel D. Robbins. Materials related to the Aid to Speech Therapy and the Thayer Lindsley Nursery are also found in this series. There are four restricted files within this series.

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Folders by year/group/subject (e.g., Aid to Speech Therapy, 1972). Items within folders are arranged chronologically when possible.

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There are four restricted folders in this series.

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