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Center for Toddler Development

Identifier: BC13-39

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection contains materials that document the history of Barnard College's Center for Toddler Development. Included in the collection are: two copies of a memo (1971) from Barbara Mates, two copies of a report from the Center's first year of operation 1971-1972, flyers for lectures and recruitment events, an article from the Barnard Bulletin (1973) about the reopening of the Center, pamphlets for parents interested in sending their child to the Center, and a proposal (1980) to Pew Charitable Trusts.


  • Creation: 1971 - 1996


This collection has no restrictions.

Reproduction Restrictions

Photocopies or scans may be used for research purposes.

Publication Rights

Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Barnard College Archives. The Barnard College Archives approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.


0.06 Linear Feet (1 folder)




This collection consists of materials from the Center for Toddler Development. The Center provides a forum for parents and caregivers to discuss and learn about the development of toddlers; to conduct research on early development and parenting; and to educate students about toddler development.

Collection Arrangement

The collection is in the original order in which it was received.

Physical Location

This collection is located in the Barnard Archives and Special Collections, Barnard Library. To use this collection, please contact the Barnard Archives and Special Collections at 212.854.4079 or

Acquisition Information

The acquisition date and source is unknown.


Additions are expected.

Processing History

This collection was process and the finding aid written by Amy Lau in October 2015.

Descriptive Rules Used: Finding aid adheres to that prescribed by Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Encoding: Machine readable finding aid encoded in EAD 2002.

Finding aid written in English.

Guide to the Center for Toddler Development Collection
Amy Lau
© 2015
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Repository Details

Part of the Barnard Archives and Special Collections Repository

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