Smith, Wilson (1922- ). Papers.

Collection Number: D-290

Typescript used in the publication of Theories of Education in Early America, 1655-1819 (1973) edited by Smith, lecture notes, correspondence.

13 linear feet


Professor of History, University of California, Davis (1964-1990), with a research focus on the history of American education. Author of Professors and Public Ethics (1956) and Cities of Our Past and Present (1964).

Inclusive Dates



political science

Additional Collection Information

Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California


Most collections are stored offsite and need to be retrieved for your research visit. To begin the request process, researchers should request boxes via the Special Collections Request System (Aeon) at least seven business days before visiting. Please check your Aeon account to confirm that the item status is listed as “Available in Reading Room” before visiting.