StorageSiteUCL Institute of Education
Reference Number IE/RGO
TitlePapers of Richard Goodings
DescriptionResearch material, notes and drafts, mainly relating to Goodings' work on a history of the Institute. The papers include some original correspondence of Percy Nunn relating to the transfer of the Institute from the London County Council to the University of London, 1927-1932. Also included are photocopies of articles by Goodings added to the collection [by the Archivist] at a later date and some original papers relating to the Institute at the time of Goodings' employment, 1960s.
Extent3 boxes
AdminHistoryRichard Goodings (d.1992) career included school teaching, educational administration and research and lecturing in higher education. From 1965 to his death in 1992 he was on the staff of the School of Education, University of Durham. Prior to this, whilst he was a member of staff of the University of London Institute of Education in the late 1950s, he began work on a history of the Institute which was never completed.
AcquisitionCollected from Goodings' study after his death by his colleague at the School of Education, University of Durham, Ian G. Booth, and then transferred to the Institute in 1993.
ArrangementThe material was arranged and originally listed [by Kate Hallett] and this arrangement has been retained.
AccessConditionsOpen, subject to signature of Reader Application Form.
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