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Human Relations Center records ➔ Memorandum from Alvin Johnson to Hans Simons

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Alvin Saunders Johnson (author)
Hans Simons (addressee)


February 25 1953

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A memorandum from President Emeritus Alvin Johnson to current president, Hans Simons, arguing for a curriculum in adult education at the New School that includes a series of courses aimed at "reconditioning" adults who have not been in school in awhile, and maintaining that the most unique and essential mission of the New School is adult education.

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Alvin Saunders Johnson. Memorandum from Alvin Johnson to Hans Simons. February 25 1953. Human Relations Center records. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Sep 2019.

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